​​Green Bay Bullfrogs Statement on Passing of Team’s Founder

Green Bay Bullfrogs Logo 2PRESS RELEASE – Green Bay Bullfrogs founder, Jeff Royle, passed away at the age of 48 Tuesday, January 17th. Royle was responsible for bringing Northwoods League baseball to Green Bay and was majority owner of the Bullfrogs from it’s inception in 2007 through December 2013. Under his leadership the Bullfrogs reached the playoffs in 2007 and 2009.

“The Bullfrogs would not be in Green Bay without Jeff Royle. We will be forever grateful to Jeff for bringing baseball back to Green Bay. We are sorry to learn of his passing and our thoughts are with his family during this difficult time.” – Bullfrogs Ownership group – Steve Schmitt, Conor Caloia & Vern Stenman.

“The Northwoods League would like to pass on our thoughts and prayers to Jeff’s family. Jeff was an integral part of Green Bay’s sports history and the rich history of the Northwoods League,” said Dick Radatz, Jr., Chairman
and Co-Founder of the Northwoods League.

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