BISMARCK, ND – Today, the Bismarck Larks and KFYR, are launching the final round of their mascot naming contest, where fans can vote on the four finalists. Fans just need to log on to KFYR’s webpage and click on the promotions tab, where they can vote on the four finalists.
Click Here to Make Your Submission!
The final four names were selected among over 400 submissions, who participated in the first round of the team’s mascot naming contest.
The winning name will be announced on March 29 at a hot stove event taking place at the Kirkwood Mall starting at 5:30 pm, where the team’s mascot will finally be revealed. Also, 5 time MLB All-Star and 1991 World Series MVP Jack Morris will also be making a guest appearance.
This event is going to be free for the public, and everybody that votes on a finalist and purchases a Scheels 7-Game Pack, will have the opportunity to be the first to meet and get an autograph from Jack Morris and the team’s new mascot. Also, the person who submitted the final winning name will win 2 Scheels 7-Game Packs for the Larks Inaugural season.
The winning submission will also get to throw out the first pitch with the team’s new mascot on Friday June 2nd, where the Larks will take on the Thunder Bay Border Cats. The game will start at 7:35 pm at Dakota Community Bank and Trust Field.
The Bismarck Larks are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The 23-year-old summer collegiate league is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 20 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 160 former Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including two-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champion Ben Zobrist (CHC) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (CWS), Jordan Zimmermann (DET), Curtis Granderson (NYM) and Lucas Duda (NYM). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.larksbaseball.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Larks as your favorite team