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Booyah Sweep Jackrabbits

Photo Credit: Kim Schlough

Green Bay goes into off day on positive note

ASHWAUBENON, Wis.The Green Bay Booyah defeated the Kokomo Jackrabbits at Capital Credit Union Park, 8-4, on Tuesday evening. With the victory, the Booyah completed a sweep of the Jackrabbits.

It was a rough start for the Booyah, as they gave up four runs in the top half of the second inning. But, in the bottom half of the second, Elias Flowers (Jacksonville) reaching on an error by the right fielder plated two runs. In the ensuing at-bat, Nadir Lewis (Princeton) reached on an infield single and, thanks to heads up baserunning by Flowers, he scored from second base to make it 4-3.

In the bottom of the third, Jake Berg’s (Jacksonville) single scored Max Wagner (Clemson) to tie the ballgame at four.

Finally, in the bottom of the fourth, the Booyah plated four runs thanks to a three-run home run by Lewis and an RBI single by Dalton Pearson (Georgia State). The 8-4 lead was enough for the Booyah.

Tanner Lane (Pittsburg State) pitched phenomenally out of the bullpen. He went pitching 6.1 innings, allowing two hits, one walk and striking out ten. Much like Estridge last night, he retired 11 straight Jackrabbits.

The Booyah will have Wednesday off and will be back in action on Thursday evening at Capital Credit Union Park against the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders. First pitch slated for 6:35 pm. The Booyah will give the ball to Ryan Stefiuk (Vanderbilt) on Thursday. Stefiuk is 0-1 on the season, pitching 10 innings, allowing 10 hits, nine runs, seven earned, nine walks, while striking out eight.

Fans in attendance at Thursday’s game can enjoy a performance by The Inflatamaniacs. It will also be Thirsty Thursdays with Bud Light and 101 WIXX. Half price taps through the end of the fifth inning. Fans can also enjoy the $25 Bud Light Party Patio tickets, which includes all-you-can-eat burgers, brats, hot dogs, baked beans, potato chips and cookies 60 minutes prior to the game through the end of the fifth inning, all-you-can-drink domestic and craft drafts 60 minutes prior to the game through the end of the eighth inning, along with complimentary Pepsi products.

Single game, group tickets and the all-new Fleet Farm Flex Packs are on sale now. The Fleet Farm Flex Pack includes six tickets that can also be used for any games this summer along with a $50 Capital Credit Union Park gift card, $10 Fleet Farm gift card and much more. Visit www.booyahbaseball.com or call the ticket office at 920-497-7225 to reserve your seats today. The Booyah front office at Capital Credit Union Park is located at 2231 Holmgren Way in Ashwaubenon. Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm.

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The Green Bay Booyah 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.booyahbaseball.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Booyah as your favorite team.