Institute took over second place in the Door County Baseball League on Friday night with a 4 – 3 victory, at home, over Kolberg. The Cubs (8-4) scored 2 in the first inning, then Kolberg’s Chris Wery hit a solo home run in the third to make it 2 – 1. Institute then added a run in their half of the third inning, making it 3 – 1. Kolberg (7-5) then caught up, one run at a time making it 3 – 3 in the bottom of the seventh. Institute scored the winning run in that inning.
Leading hitters for Institute were Matt Petersilka, Kyle Volkmann and Ryan Brungraber, all with 2 hits. Volkmann was also the winning pitcher. Kolberg was led by Chris Wery, in addition to the home run, he had another base hit. Jeff Sperber, the second Kolberg pitcher, was tagged with the loss.