Waterloo, IA– Waterloo hosted the 2019 All-star game, where three Rox players represented the team.
RJ Martinez (Minot State) faced two batters, striking out one of them and having a fly-ball out for the other.
Garrett Delano (Brown) was in the Home-run Derby before the game and was able to hit two home runs over the 335-foot wall in left field. That was good enough to get him second in the Great Plains team and third overall in the competition. Delano also started for the Great Plains in left field. He later moved over to center field and played the entire game. He recorded a single later on in the game.
Trevor Koenig (St. Cloud State) faced three batters, striking out one of them and forcing a pop-fly to another batter.
The Great Lakes defeated the Great Plains by a score of 5-2.
St. Cloud returns home on Thursday, July 18th against the Bismarck Larks at 7:05 p.m. It’s Summertime St. Patty’s Night presented by Grain Belt Premium.
All single games tickets can be purchased now in person at the Rox Ticket Office located at the Municipal Athletic Complex, by calling the Rox Ticket office at 320-240-9798 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday or 24 hours a day by visiting www.stcloudrox.com.
The St. Cloud Rox are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The 25-year old summer collegiate 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 200 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 (MIA). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.stcloudrox.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Rox as your favorite team.