Huskies place in DNT best of the best
September 4, 2018
Duluth, Minn — The Duluth Huskies Baseball Club would like to thank the Northland for voting for the Duluth Huskies in the Duluth News Tribune’s Best of the Best for 2018. 205,988 votes were cast and on September 3rd, the results were announced. Duluth’s locally owned, baseball team came in 2nd place for “The best local sports team”! In first place was UM Duluth’s Men’s Hockey team and in third was the Harbor City Roller Dame’s.
The Duluth Huskies’ best season yet ended on August 17th at Wade Stadium after 72 regular season games and 5 post season games. Be sure to stay tuned for Huskies off-season events and accomplishments by following the Huskies’ website and social media.
The Duluth Huskies are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Now in its 25th anniversary season, the Northwoods 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, over 200 former Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist (CHC) and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (BOS), Jordan Zimmermann (DET) and Curtis Granderson (TOR). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.duluthhuskies.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Huskies as your favorite team.