Woodchucks Add 3B from Ohio


Wausau, WIS- The Woodchucks announced the addition of Ty Black, a third baseman for the Ohio Bobcats, today.

Black, a 6’2 sophomore from Waynesville, OH, was named the Madness Mid-American Player of the Week on March 10, 2015 by College Sports Madness. Black is batting .286 so far in 2015 with 28 hits, 1 home run and 14 rbis. With a fielding percentage of .892 he has recorded 14 putouts. Black

The WISCONSIN WOODCHUCKS Home Opener is Friday, May 29th in the newly renovated Athletic Park with Post Game Fireworks presented by Ministry Health Care. Single game ticket will go on sale in April for the 2015 season.


The WISCONSIN WOODCHUCKS are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwood’s League. Playing its 22nd season of summer collegiate baseball in 2015, the Northwood’s League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 18 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, more than 120 Northwood’s League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (CWS), Jordan Zimmermann (WAS), Curtis Granderson (NYM), Allen Craig (BOS) and Ben Zobrist (OAK). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League Website.  For more information, visit