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Northwoods League Announces Executive and Organization of the Year

PRESS RELEASE – The Northwoods League has announced that John Bollinger, GM of the Bismarck Larks, has been named the 2017 Northwoods League Executive of the Year. The award, which was decided by a vote of team officials at the League’s annual fall meetings last week in Willmar, MN is given annually to the League’s outstanding executive. In another vote, the Bismarck Larks were awarded the Organization of the Year award. Continue reading

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Shipyard Project to Go Before City Council

The Shipyard project is poised to raise the anchor under new terms in a development agreement.  The agreement set to go before to the City Council on Tuesday would establish a timeline for building a new multi-use stadium that would host the Green Bay Bullfrogs (Summer Collegiate, Northwoods League) and more.  Read more here.

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NWL Announces New Affiliate St. Croix River Hounds, Unveils Ballpark Renderings

The Northwoods League is excited to announce that Hudson, Wisconsin has been awarded a Northwoods League affiliate to begin play for the 2019 season. Continue reading

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Upgrades Coming to MoonDogs’ Home

Bids on the initial phase of improvements at Franklin Rogers Ballpark, home of the Mankato MoonDogs (Summer Collegiate, Northwoods League), have been approved by the City Council, paving the way for construction to start as hoped this month.  Read more here.

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U-18 Baseball World Cup Begins Friday in Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay’s Port Arthur Stadium, home of the Thunder Bay Border Cats (Summer Collegiate, Northwoods League), is one of the host sites of the 2017 Under-18 Baseball World Cup, which will see national teams from 12 countries compete for the title of world champion.  The tournament runs from Sept. 1-10, with games also happening at Baseball Central.  Read more here.

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Northwoods League Coming to Hudson, Community Asked to Name the Team

A Northwoods League (Summer Collegiate) baseball franchise is coming to Hudson (WI) next year needs a name, and it wants the Hudson community to help.  The St. Croix team’s home will be at the new stadium being built as part of the redevelopment of the old St. Croix Meadows Dog Track on Carmichael Road.  Read more and view renderings here.

The view from the stadium suites is shown in a rendering. The stadium is the first piece of the development on Carmichael Road that will feature business offices, condos, a hotel and more.

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Larks Make Strong Inaugural Home Debut

The Bismarck Larks (Summer Collegiate, Northwoods League) made their home debut in front of 1,690 fans at Bismarck Municipal Ballpark.  Over the four-game inaugural home stand that wrapped up Friday night, the Larks averaged 1,481 fans per game.  View photos here.

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