Larks 2019 Schedule Released
BISMARCK, ND – The Northwoods League released its complete schedule today for the 2019 season. Each team will continue to play 72 regular season games, along with a continuation of scheduled doubleheaders.
The Larks open up their season with a home game on Tuesday, May 28 against the Eau Claire Express. The Larks play home games at the Bismarck Municipal Ballpark, Home of Dakota Community Bank and Trust Field. To view the complete schedule and purchase tickets, visit larksbaseball.com.
Today, the only way to guarantee box seats for the 2019 season is to purchase a Scheels 7 Game Pack. Scheels 7 Pack Game Plans will be announced on Monday, November 26. Group outings can also begin booking dates on Monday, November 26. In 2018, the Larks sold out 30 of their 36 home games.
To save money on tickets and get free food, drinks and prizes, the Larks offer the Scheels 7 Game Pack. It is the best value for tickets. The seven tickets can be all used during a single game or spread out over multiple games. Each Scheels 7 Game Pack sold before Christmas also includes a free Larks jersey to wrap under the tree.
“Getting our schedule feels like unwrapping a Christmas gift,” said John Bollinger, general manager of the Larks. “Now we can officially begin to plan our 2019 entertainment, help our groups and fans get the best ticket packages and dates for their summer schedules and ultimately create the best fan experience possible by selling out every home game.”
The Northwoods League is adopting new divisional names: Great Plains and Great Lakes. The names serve as an homage to the growth the league has experienced over its 25-year history. The division and sub-division breakout is as follows:
Great Plains West: Bismarck, Mankato, Rochester, St. Cloud, Willmar
Great Plains East: Duluth, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Thunder Bay, Waterloo
Great Lakes West: Fond du Lac, Green Bay, Lakeshore, Madison, Wisconsin, Wisconsin Rapids
Great Lakes East: Battle Creek, Kalamazoo, Kenosha, Kokomo, Rockford, Traverse City
The Larks’ regular season schedule ends Sunday, August 4. The Babe Ruth World Series will be played August 8-15, 2019 at the Bismarck Municipal Ballpark. If applicable, the Larks will still play playoff games the week of August 12.
The Bismarck Larks are a proud affiliate of the Northwoods League, the proven leader in development of elite college baseball players. The Larks mission is to use FUN to make a difference in the lives of our families, businesses, players, and communities we serve. This is accomplished with a commitment to putting fans first and providing high quality family entertainment at affordable prices. In 2018, the Larks sold out 30 of their 36 home games in Bismarck Municipal Ballpark, home of Dakota Community Bank and Trust Field. The Larks were named Northwoods Organization of the Year in 2017 and 2018.
The Northwoods League is the proven leader in the development of elite college baseball players. The 25-year old summer collegiate league is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 22 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires and front office staff, over 200 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS), World Series Champions Ben Zobrist (CHC), Brandon Crawford (SFG) and Chris Sale (BOS). As well as MLB All-Stars Jordan Zimmermann (DET) and Curtis Granderson (MIL). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League website. For more information, visit www.northwoodsleague.com or download the Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play.