Tonight, the Northwoods League kicks off their 25th season. Madison will host Wisconsin Rapids, Kenosha hosts Battle Creek, Lakeshore visits Kalamazoo, and Eau Claire is at Rochester.
Join us each day for a daily recap of the Northwoods League action this summer, including video highlights, interviews, and standings as we progress throughout the season.
Teams featured here in 2018 will be the Madison Mallards, Kenosha Kingfish, Lakeshore Chinooks, and Eau Claire Express. This is because of the radio markets of our iHeartRadio stations and their covered teams; The Big 1070 in Madison covers the Madison Mallards, The Big 920 will cover the Kenosha Kingfish and Lakeshore Chinooks, and Classic Rock 92.1 broadcasts Eau Claire Express games.
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Wisconsin Rapids (0-0) at Madison Mallards (0-0) - 6:05pm
Rise and shine! It's OPENING DAY! pic.twitter.com/Em2h5du0XU— Madison Mallards (@MadisonMallards) May 29, 2018
Lakeshore (0-0) at Kalamazoo (0-0) - 6:05pm
The 2018 season presented by Port Washington State Bank kicks off today. The team heads to Kalamazoo for a two game road series with the Growlers followed by a quick one game series in Kenosha with the Kingfish. pic.twitter.com/pzz8LUpAeA— Lakeshore Chinooks (@LS_Chinooks) May 29, 2018
Battle Creek (0-0) at Kenosha (0-0) - 6:35pm
The Kenosha Kingfish kick off their season on Tuesday, May 29th at 6:35pm at home against the Battle Creek Bombers. With new players added from colleges all over the country, the Kingfish look to improve upon their 36-36 record from last season. This record was an improvement to the 26-46 record they posted in 2016. The team has added a range of talent to keep these improvements coming.
Eau Claire (0-0) at Rochester (0-0) - 7:05pm