WOODCHUCKS-CHINOOKS POSTPONED TO JULY 12
July 5th, 2021
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Rain, Lightning Postpone First Half Finale
Heavy rain and lightning postponed Monday night’s game between the Wisconsin Woodchucks and the Lakeshore Chinooks. It will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Monday July 12, with the start time to be determined.
Fans who purchased tickets to Monday’s rainout will be able to use their ticket stub as a general admission pass to any remaining home game on the Woodchucks’ schedule.
The Chucks have now concluded the first half with a 21-14 record, their best record in any half-season since 2014.
The Woodchucks embark on a lengthy road trip to three Great Lakes East Division ballparks over the next six days. Following a two-game series against the Battle Creek Bombers, Kokomo Jackrabbits and Rockford Rivets, the Chucks return to Athletic Park to once again face the Chinooks on July 12, which will now be a doubleheader
The Monday night matchup is also the 8th Annual Eat-A-Palooza and Cost Cutters & Barbers Family Hairstyling Customer Appreciation Night. The fan favorite Eat-A-Palooza is back for it’s 8th year as Cost Cutters & The Barbers Family Hairstyling say ‘Thank You!’ to their customers.
The Wisconsin Woodchucks are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The 27-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 (TOR). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.woodchucks.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Woodchucks as your favorite team.