Eau Claire takes game one in Duluth
(Duluth, MN) — A lackluster evening at the plate led to another home loss for the Huskies, as the home team fell to Eau Claire Express 7-3.
Trent Chatterton continued his upward trend at the plate with one hit, one walk, and one RBI. Keach Ballard and Alex Michaels each had two hits and one run scored, and Nolan Johnson had one hit and one RBI.
Game two will be tomorrow night at 6:35pm.
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, visit www.duluthhuskies2.com