Mallards lose to Kokomo 4-3, suffer two-game sweep

The Madison Mallards (25-13) were swept by the Kokomo Jackrabbits to begin the second half of the 2019 season. The Mallards dropped a 4-3 decision on Independence Day in a back-and-forth affair against Kokomo. 

Lucas Folmar (Mercyhurst) earned the win for the Jackrabbits with a perfect seventh inning in relief. Mallard reliever Leon Davidson (North Carolina A&T) donned the loss after giving up two runs during his outing. Joey Haass (Delaware) earned the save for Kokomo with a perfect ninth inning on the mound.

The Mallards finish their eight-game road trip with a quick stop in Wausau, Wisconsin, to square off against the Wisconsin Woodchucks. First pitch at Athletic Park is scheduled for 6:35 p.m. on Friday night.