St. Cloud, MN – The St. Cloud Rox are excited to announce in partnership with Advantage 1 Insurance Agency, $4,600 was raised to support Freedom Flight, the POW/MIA Hot Air Balloon Team. The funds were raised through the proceeds of an auction of military jerseys worn during the Military Appreciation Night game this season.
Freedom Flight is a local nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that flies hot air balloons to support the Prisoner of War/Missing in Action cause. The privately funded hot air balloon team is completely operated by a group of volunteers.
The Rox will open their tenth season of Northwoods League baseball in 2021. For more information regarding this release, season tickets and partial season ticket packages for the 2021 season, please contact the Rox front office at 320-240-9798 or visit www.stcloudrox.com.
The St. Cloud Rox 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 230 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 (CHC) 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 All-Star Jordan Zimmermann (DET). 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.stcloudrox.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile.