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Kingfish Announce Two Returners

 

Kingfish Announce Two Returners

Dunlap and Mazzoccoli To Return In 2015

Kenosha, Wis. – May 5, 2015. The Kingfish have announced the return of two players for the 2015 season. Catcher Alex Dunlap (Stanford University) and pitcher Dillon Mazzoccoli  (Texas State University) will return to Kenosha for another summer.

Dunlap, a 6’2”, 195-pound sophomore from The Woodlands, Texas will join the Kingfish for his second season after a strong summer in 2014. Last season in Kenosha, He hit .265 with 23 RBIs and two home runs.

So far, in his 2015 season with the Cardinal, Dunlap has a .201 batting average with 13 RBIs and one home run. As a freshman he hit .237 with 14 RBIs.

Mazzoccoli, a 6’4”, 180-pound junior from Katy, Texas will also return to Kenosha. Mazzoccoli, who is a redshirt junior finished the 2014 summer in Kenosha with a 3.07 ERA in 38 innings pitched and a 3-0 record.

This season at Texas State, Mazzoccoli holds a 4.12 ERA in 43.2 innings pitched. Mazzoccoli has also played for Blinn College and Clarendon College.

The Kingfish will open the season at home on Tuesday, May 26th at 7:05 pm as they take on the St. Cloud Rox. 

Tickets and merchandise for your Kenosha Kingfish are on sale now. For more information on 7-game packs, season or group tickets, please visit kingfishbaseball.com or call 262.653.0900.  The Kingfish office is located at 7817 Sheridan Road and is open 8:30 am to 7 pm Monday through Friday and Saturday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

 

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The Kenosha Kingfish are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 22nd season of summer collegiate baseball in 2015, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 18 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, more than 120 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (CWS), Jordan Zimmermann (WAS), Curtis Granderson (NYM), Allen Craig (BOS) and Ben Zobrist (OAK). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League Website. For more information, visit KingfishBaseball.com.