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Published On: September 20th, 2023

Northwoods League Unveils a Fresh Look for 2024 and Beyond

New Logos announced for the League, Baseball and Softball

 Rochester, Minn. – The Northwoods League is thrilled to announce a significant rebranding initiative, including the unveiling of new logos for the League itself, baseball, and softball. The logos were designed by Tony Horning of Chanhassen, MN. Tony Previously designed the NWL Divisional Logos, Minnesota Mud Puppies re-brand, and projects for the Willmar Stingers.

The Northwoods League has long been a powerhouse in the world of summer collegiate baseball. With the launch of softball in 2024 it became time for a rebrand. With the introduction of these logos, the League pays homage to its storied history while embracing a modern look that resonates with its evolving brand.

Northwoods League President, Ryan Voz, expressed excitement about this rebranding endeavor, stating, “These logos are more than just symbols; they represent the heart and soul of the Northwoods League. Our commitment to excellence and the love for the game is embodied in every aspect of these designs. We believe they capture the essence of our league, and we can’t wait to share them with our fans, players, and communities.”

The new baseball and softball logos will be prominently featured on Northwoods League merchandise, marketing materials, and across social media platforms as the League embraces this exciting new visual identity.

The Northwoods League invites fans, players, and communities to embrace this fresh start and join them in celebrating the future of summer collegiate baseball and softball. The League looks forward to continuing its tradition of creating unforgettable memories for all its fans and players.


The Northwoods League is the proven leader in the development of elite college baseball players. Having completed 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 335 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 (TEX), 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 at and on ESPN+. For more information, visit or download the Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play.