Dunn, Tibor Named 2018 NWL All-Stars
Grafton, WI – The Northwoods League announced Friday morning the rosters for the 2018 All-Star Game. Representing the Chinooks this season will be Jack Dunn (Northwestern) and Kevin Tibor (Carthage College). The Kalamazoo Growlers will host the 25th anniversary of the Northwoods League’s mid-summer classic on Tuesday July 24th at Homer Stryker Field.
Jack Dunn is currently in his second year of playing for Lakeshore. Looked at by his fellow teammates as one of the leaders of this year’s squad, Jack is batting .327 with 34 hits, 18 runs, and 10 RBI’s. He has also been aggressive on the basepads with 12 stolen bases.
Kevin Tibor is in the midst of his first stint with the Chinooks. The Kenosha, WI native and Carthage College product has been stellar all season for the Nooks. In seven starts this season, Tibor has a 1.26 ERA with a 4-3 record. In his 50 innings of work, Kevin has struck out 29 while walking only 5.
Dunn and Tibor will be part of the South Division squad which will be managed by Donnie Scott, field manager for the Madison Mallards who won the first half. The North Division will be managed by Sean Repay who manages the Bismarck Larks, who were also first half champions.
The 2018 rosters were voted on by coaching staffs and media members from all twenty teams. The full rosters can be found here: 2018 All-Stars
The Lakeshore Chinooks are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Now in its 25th anniversary season, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 20 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 190 former Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist (CHC) and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (BOS), Jordan Zimmermann (DET) and Curtis Granderson (TOR). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.lakeshorechinooks.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Chinooks as your favorite team.