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Dock Spiders Close First Half with Win Over Rockford

FOND DU LAC, WI – After being on the losing-end of an early offensive attack Sunday, the Dock Spiders bounced-back Monday with early scoring of their own in their win over the Rivets. In the final game in the first-half of the NWL season, the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders defeated the Rockford Rivets, 7-6.

Key Plays

  • Jay Harry laced his third triple of the season in the second inning, scoring both Connor Manthey and Tavian Josenberger as part of a five-run frame for Fond du Lac
  • Later in the second, Kyte McDonald would connect on his own RBI triple to right centerfield. The Dock Spiders now lead the Northwoods League with 11 triples on the season.

Key Players

  • Josh Spiegel would have a fantastic day at the plate, going 2-4 with one RBI double, one RBI triple, and one run scored
  • Carlson Reed pitched four innings Monday, totaling seven strikeouts in the no-decision effort

Up Next:

The Dock Spiders (23-13) will begin their first series in the second-half of the NWL season Tuesday at Herr-Baker Field, hosting Madison with first pitch set for 6:35 p.m.

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ROC – 6 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 2
FDL – 7 1 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0

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The Fond du Lac Dock Spiders are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The Northwoods League is the proven leader in the development of elite college baseball players. Having completed its’ 27th season, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 22 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 250 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time All-Star and 2016 Roberto Clemente Award winner Curtis Granderson, three-time Cy Young Award winner and World Series Champion Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and World Series Champion Chris Sale (BOS). As well as 2019 Rookie of the Year and Home Run Derby Champion Pete Alonso (NYM) and MLB Gold Glove finalist and 2019 Second Team All-MLB shortstop Marcus Semien (TOR). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League website. All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.dockspiders.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Dock Spiders as your favorite team.