Kenosha, WI.- The Kenosha Kingfish topped the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders on Tuesday night with a final score of 5-1.
The Kingfish are coming off of a series win against the Kokomo Jackrabbits. This is their second win in a row.
Kenosha’s pitching shone on Tuesday night, striking out 13 Dock Spiders. Cole Tolbert (Ole Miss) started the game for Kenosha, only giving up 1 run through 5.0 innings. Tolbert earned the win and now has a record of 3-2.
Reagan Burford (Ole Miss) accounted for 2 of Kenosha’s 5 runs with his 2-run home run in the bottom of the 8th. That was Burford’s 4th home run of the season.
Tanner Smith (Presbyterian College) accounted for the only Fond Du Lac run of the game.
Kenosha remains in 5th place of the Great Lakes East Division, with a record of 6-11. Fond Du Lac is in 5th place of the Great Lakes West Division with a record of 7-9.
These two teams will face off again on Wednesday night. First pitch will be at 6:35 PM CST.
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. Now in its’ 30th season, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 24 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 325 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 (NYM), 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 2019/2021 Home Run Derby Champion Pete Alonso (NYM) and 2021 All-Star, MLB Gold Glove winner and 2019 Second Team All-MLB shortstop Marcus Semien (TEX). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League website. League games are viewable live at watchnwl.com and on ESPN+. 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 Rockers as your favorite team.