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Published On: May 26th, 2022


KALAMAZOO, MI- Former Growler and current Ball State Cardinal Trenton Quartermaine was named to the All-MAC first team on May 24th. This past season, the 5th year senior posted outstanding numbers with a slash line of .300/.399/.565 while launching 14 home runs tallying 63 RBI and 13 doubles.

Quartermaine spent two seasons at Kalamazoo Valley CC before moving to Ball State. Trenton hit .295 with 16 RBI in 36 games during his time with the Growlers. Quartermaine’s Ball State teammate and fellow former Growler Tanner Knapp will return to Kalamazoo this summer in a Growlers uniform to keep up the excellent talent connection between Ball State and the Growlers!

Everyone at the Growlers organization would like to congratulate Trenton on this accomplishment, and we wish him nothing but the best going forward in his career!


The Kalamazoo Growlers 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 or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Growlers as your favorite team.