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Published On: June 30th, 2021

With just six games remaining in the first half of the Northwoods League season, the two top teams in the Great Lakes West division meet for a two-game series that could decide the first half champion.

Series Setup

  • Who – Fond du Lac Dock Spiders (19-11) vs. Wisconsin Woodchucks (20-10)
  • Positions in NWL Standings – #2 Fond du Lac (1.0 GB); #1 Wisconsin
  • When – Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at 6:35 p.m.
  • Where – Wausau, WI (Athletic Park)
  • Watch – Northwoods League Baseball Network
  • Social Media – @DockSpiders
  • Listen – Dock Spiders Radio Network
  • Radio Announcer – Cade Crenshaw

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Probable Starting Pitchers

  • RHP Aaron Funk (FDL) vs. RHP Sean Higgins (WIS)

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Fond du Lac Overview

  • Dock Spiders’ pitchers totaled 14 strikeouts in Tuesday’s win over Lakeshore
  • Matt McCormick performed well in his debut game Tuesday for Fond du Lac, finishing 2-2 with one hit-by-pitch and one run scored

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Wisconsin Overview

  • The Woodchucks are fresh off a two-game series sweep of Green Bay
  • In his two starts against Fond du Lac this season, Higgins has totaled 7.0 innings pitched, allowing five earned runs on seven hits with two walks and five strikeouts