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Kingfish Fall to Traverse City in Small-ball Battle

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Monday, June 21, 2021

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Kingfish Fall to Traverse City in Small-ball Battle

 

Kenosha falls to 11-10 on the season.

 

Traverse City, Mich– The Kenosha Kingfish (11-10) fell to the Traverse City Pit Spitters (14-6) 2-1 at Turtle Creek Stadium on Monday, June 21st.

 

Looking to extend their winning streak to three, Kenosha took the lead in the first when Justin Janas (Illinois) drove in Mitch Jebb (Michigan State) to make it 1-0.

 

In the third inning, Traverse City tied the game on a Chris Monroe (Illinois-Springfield) RBI groundout that scored Tito Flores (Michigan) to make it 1-1.

 

In the fifth inning, Traverse City got their second run on another RBI groundout from Monroe to make it 2-1, a score that held for the rest of the game. 

 

On the mound, Kingfish starter Dante Guarascio (Carthage) took the loss going five innings pitched allowing one earned run. Randon Dauman (Saint Louis) pitched two innings of shutout ball. Harry Deliyannis (Pomona-Pitzer) threw an inning, conceding no runs.

 

Kenosha will take on Traverse City tomorrow, Tuesday, June 21 at 6:35 p.m EDT.

 

The Kenosha Kingfish 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.kingfishbaseball.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Kingfish as your favorite team.

 

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. For more information, visit www.northwoodsleague.com or download the Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play.