Huskies drop game one against Waterloo

(Duluth, MN) — The frustrating streak continued for the Huskies on Thursday night against the Waterloo Bucks.  The home team was unable to recover from an early deficit and fell again, 8-4.

Keach Ballard, who has been highlighted very frequently over the home stand, was again on top of his game, knocking out three hits with one RBI.  Alex Michaels had two hits, Alex Greene had two hits, and Eric Peterson (MN State Mankato) had two hits and one run scored in his first game at Wade Stadium.

The BirdZerk! show is in town tomorrow evening, and the group will entertain the crowd for the 6:35pm game against Waterloo.

The Duluth Huskies are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 21st season of summer collegiate baseball, the Northwoods 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 115 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (DET) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (CWS), Jordan Zimmermann (WAS), Curtis Granderson (NYM), Allen Craig (STL) and Ben Zobrist (TB). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League YouTube channel. For more information, visit