Boonville Caterpillar opened the 2017 season in exciting fashion by beating Boonville Ready Mix 7-6 in Midget League action at Kemper park.
Dalton Boler picked up the win on the mound for Caterpillar while Brennan Alberts took the loss for Boonville Ready Mix.
Caterpillar also out-hit BRM 8-6, with Dalton Boler going 2-for-3 with one double and one RBI. Brylan Carter tripled and drove in three runs while Reece Townlain added one triple and one RBI, Landon Carter with one double, Gabe Romero with one double and two RBIs, Reece Townlain with one single and one RBI and Quincy Hobbs and Jack Thompson each with one single.
For BRM, Alex Ewings had one double, one home run and two RBIs while Braylon Banuet added one home run and two RBIs, Dylann Clark with one triple and two RBIs and Brennan Alberts and Chase Chamberlain each with one single.