Team selected of the top prospects in the Northwoods League by MLB Scouts
by: Manny Rodriguez
ASHWAUBENON, Wis. – The Northwoods League has announced the rosters for the 2021 Major League Dreams Showcase, which will be on Tuesday, August 3 at Copeland Park, the home of the La Crosse Loggers.
Four members of the Booyah have been selected for the first game that is slated to start at 4:05 pm. Kaden Hollow, Brendan Ryan, Ryan Stefiuk and Tyler Chadwick will represent Green Bay in La Crosse.
Hollow, a freshman at Dixie State, has shown his ability to swing with the best of them. His six home runs are tied for the most on the Booyah this season and has him tied for third most in the Northwoods League. Hollow is hitting .264 on the season with 30 runs batted in. This is coming off a season in which he hit .322 with nine home runs with the Trailblazers in their first season as a Division I school. Hollow was named to the 2021 Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Freshman All-American team and the Academic All-WAC team.
Ryan, a sophomore at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, has become the leadoff hitter for the Booyah this season. Earlier this season, he had a five-game hitting streak, including a 4-for-5 day against the Lakeshore Chinooks. Ryan is hitting .250 with one home run and 17 runs batted in this season. His home run came in back-to-back fashion against the Kenosha Kingfish in an impressive win. In his first season with the Islanders, Ryan hit .305 in 141 at-bats.
Stefiuk, a freshman at Vanderbilt, has allowed four earned runs in his last two starts and has struck out seven batters. Over those two starts, he has tossed 10.2 innings. He took a redshirt at the SEC powerhouse in the spring.
Chadwick, a freshman at West Virginia, threw six innings on July 17 and allowed just two runs. He also struck out five men. Over the season, he has thrown 24.2 innings and has struck out 22 men. In the spring, he struck out 17 men in 10.2 innings pitched.
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.
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.