Northwoods League

Huskies Top Dock Spiders, Force Winner-Take-All Game Three

Duluth will host Fond Du Lac Friday night at Wade Stadium for the Northwoods League Championship.

DULUTH, Minn. – The Duluth Huskies get four RBIs from Northwoods League MVP Augie Isaacson as they defeat Fond Du Lac 8-1 Thursday night at Wade Stadium. With the win, the Huskies and Dock Spiders will play a winner-take-all Game 3 Friday night in Duluth for the Northwoods League championship. Tony Monroy, Julian Escobedo and General MacArthur each scored twice…

Huskies’ Isaacson Named Northwoods League MVP

The New Prague native is leading the league in six different categories.

DULUTH, Minn.- Huskies second baseman Augie Isaacson has been named Northwoods League MVP. Isaacson was named a mid–season All-Star and recently was selected for the Major League Dreams Showcase for his second summer in a row. At that showcase the Friends University product went 3 for 4. The New Prague native is leading the league in six categories with a .364 batting…

Huskies Staying In Bismark For Round One of Playoffs

Huskies beat the Larks 11-7 in the final game of the regular season and hope to keep the momentum.

DULUTH, Minn.- The Northwoods playoff schedule has been released. The huskies will try to get a second consecutive win over the Bismark Larks in round one. The playoffs are single elimination so if Duluth is unable to pull off a win tomorrow, that will be the end of the road for them. However if they win they will advance to the division…

Huskies Taking Part in Major League Dreams Showcase

The event allows players to show their skills in front of MLB scouts.

DULUTH, Minn. – Six Duluth Huskies are in action at the 2018 Major League Dreams Showcase. The annual Showcase will consist of a double-header featuring the top players from the Northwoods League who were selected by a panel of Major League Baseball Scouts. The players will participate in a day of workouts in front of scouts which will be followed…

Huskies Top Express in Home Finale

Duluth defeated Eau Claire 6-2 Sunday afternoon at Wade Stadium.

DULUTH, Minn.- The Duluth Huskies defeated the Eau Claire Express 6-2 Sunday afternoon for the last home game of the summer. The Huskies finished the season with a 27-9 record at home. The key to Sunday’s victory was playing small ball and capitalizing on Eau Claire’s errors. Jack Corbell was on the mound for the Huskies, going seven innings only allowing…

Huskies Come Up Short in Loss to Eau Claire

Huskies come back in the bottom of the 8th not enough.

  DULUTH, Minn.- The Duluth Huskies fall short 10-9 to the Eau Claire Express in game one of the Huskies’ last home series of the summer. After being down 3-1 in the bottom of the second, the Huskies were able to tie up the game. But the Express offense was a force, putting up a total of 10 runs. Duluth…

Huskies’ Hot Bats Propel Them Through Series Win Over Mankato

Huskies sweep Moondogs before last home series of season.

DULUTH, Minn.- The Huskies swept the Mankato Moondogs in a 14-4 victory. Duluth capitalized on Mankato’s errors in the third and fourth innings to help them take the lead. The runs would continue throughout the entire game. Categories: College, Friday Night Frenzy, Northwoods League, Sports

Huskies Get Sixth Straight Win With Sweep Over Honkers

Duluth goes undefeated in their six-game homestand at Wade Stadium.

DULUTH, Minn. – On Tyger Pederson Bobblehead Night, the Duluth Huskies topped the Rochester Honkers 10-4 at Wade Stadium. Carlos Moseley got his first hit as a Husky in this one, and it ended up being a two-run home run in the sixth. Tony Monroy chipped in with three hits of his own. The Huskies will now hit the road…

Six Huskies Selected for Major League Dreams Showcase

Isaacson, Sogard, Jones, Holdgrafer, Newell and Bigge chosen by panel of MLB scouts.

DULUTH, Minn.- Six Duluth Huskies have been selected for the 2018 Major League Dreams Showcase. Second baseman Augie Isaacson, short stop Nick Sogard, outfielder Christian Jones and pitchers Tim Holdgrafer, Troy Newell and Hunter Bigge have all been selected by a panel of MLB scouts to show off their skills. The showcase will consist of a day of workouts in front…

Huskies Sweep Bucks in Four-Game Series

Duluth Huskies remain undefeated after the All-Star break.

DULUTH, Minn.- The Duluth Huskies defeated the Waterloo Bucks 6-4 to close out a 4 game series. The Huskies were down 4-0 up until the bottom of the fifth. General McArthur hit an rbi triple to bring in the run that began the come back. The Huskies went on to put up 5 more runs to sweep the Bucks. Categories:…

Huskies Get Third Straight Win Over Waterloo

General McArthur gets Huskies' first at home homer of the season.

DULUTH, Minn.- The Duluth Huskies defeat the Waterloo Bucks 12-4 for their third straight win back from the All-Star break. General McArthur started things up in the bottom of the second with a solo home run over the left field wall. This was the first at home, home run for the Huskies this season. The momentum continued as the Huskies…

Huskies Hold On Until The End For Second Win Over Waterloo

Huskies put up 10 runs in the bottom of the 3rd to seal the win.

DULUTH, Minn.- The Huskies were on to game 2 of their four-game series against Waterloo. The Bucks would get ahead early, taking a 6-0 lead in the top of the 3rd. But in the bottom of the inning, the Huskies’ bats would wake up and Duluth would answer back with a total of 10 runs in that one half-inning. The…

Coaches Corner: Tyger Pederson

For this week's segment, we talk summer baseball with Duluth Huskies head coach Tyger Pederson.

DULUTH, Minn. – For this week’s Coaches Corner, Duluth Huskies head coach Tyger Pederson stopped by to talk about the success of his team this season. He also talked about what he expects from the team after the All-Star Break, as well as how he feels about getting his own bobblehead. Categories: Friday Night Frenzy, Northwoods League, Sports

Huskies Heat Up Late in Win Over Waterloo

Huskies start off six-game homestand with a 7-3 victory over the Bucks.

DULUTH, Minn.- The Huskies resumed play after the three day All-Star break to mark the beginning of a six game homestand taking on the Waterloo Bucks. The Huskies down 2-0 in the bottom of the 4th, but an rbi single by Tony Monroy woke up the team’s bats, scoring 3 more in that fourth inning. The momentum continued up until…

Meet the Huskies: Andrew Stout

We caught up with pitcher Andrew Stout for this week's segment.

DULUTH, Minn. – For this week’s Meet the Huskies, we talked to Liberty University pitcher Andrew Stout. Stout, a Chicago native, loves pizza, even though no pizza here in Duluth can compare to his hometown favorite. His favorite MLB player is Clayton Kershaw and he is extremely excited about the opportunity to pitch in the Northwoods league. Categories: Meet The…

Huskies Pick Up Sixth Straight Win

With the win, Duluth improved to 35-16 on the season.

DULUTH, Minn. – The Duluth Huskies scored early and often on Thursday to get the 5-3 win over the Bismark Larks. This win improves the Huskies record to 35-16 on the season. Duluth got on the board twice in the first thanks to a fielding error by Bismark. The Larks would tie it in the top of the second on…

Huskies Ranked Ninth in National Poll

Duluth currently has the top record in the Northwoods League.

DULUTH, Minn. – The Huskies are getting some well deserved praise for their play this season. ranks the Huskies #9 in the country. Duluth is currently the top team in the Northwoods League at 32–16. The huskies are coming off a home sweep of the Bismarck Larks. The boys will be back in action Tuesday night for the start…

Huskies Bats Heat Up Late to Get Victory Over Larks

Duluth gets back to back wins over Bismark.

DULUTH, Minn.- Bismark attacked early, putting up two runs in the first. The Huskies were able to tie things up in the bottom of the 3rd and the score remained tied at two up until the bottom of the 6th. The Huskies bats woke up and they were able to bring in  9 more runs. The Lark tried to come…

Huskies Walk Off Against Bismark

The Huskies pick up their second straight win.

DULUTH, Minn. – After a back-and-forth battle, the Duluth Huskies walked it off in the ninth against the Bismark Larks to pick up their second straight win. The Huskies struck first with a two RBI double from Tony Monroy. The Larks would respond and kept things close throughout the game. Bismark would tie things up again in the seventh, sending…

Four Huskies Selected to Northwoods League All-Star Game

The game will be played on July 24 in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

DULUTH, Minn. – The Northwoods League announced the rosters for the 2018 All-Star game, and four Duluth Huskies will be making the trip. Second baseman Augie Isaacson, shortstop Nick Sogard, catcher Chris Gilbody and left-handed pitcher Troy Newell will all represent the Huskies and North Division on July 24. Isaacson leads the league in multiple categories including batting average, hits,…

Huskies’ Parker Hanson Continues to Defy the Odds

Hanson was born with a unique disability, but he doesn't let that stop him from chasing his dreams.

DULUTH, Minn. – What separates the good athletes from the great ones is how they handle the challenges that come their way. For Huskies pitcher Parker Hanson, the adversity he has faced his whole life playing the game he loves goes beyond trying to strikeout the guy in the batters box. Hanson throw a 90 mile-an-hour fast ball and has…

Huskies Lose Second Straight Game to Loggers

La Crosse silenced the Duluth bats early on to get the 8-3 win.

DULUTH, Minn. – Things didn’t go well for the Duluth Huskies Wednesday night against the La Crosse Loggers. The Huskies didn’t get a hit until the fifth inning and couldn’t dig out of their hole as they fell 8-3. Justin Mitchell scored two of Duluth’s three runs. Michael McCann led the team with three hits. The Huskies will be back…

Huskies Open Homestand with Win over Rox

Duluth knocked off St. Cloud 6-2 Monday night at Wade Stadium.

DULUTH, Minn. – After a four-game road trip, the Duluth Huskies were back at home Monday night at Wade Stadium. They hosted St. Cloud in the second game of a home-and-home series. The Huskies would knock off the Rox 6-2. Michael McCann led the team with three hits. Auggie Isaacson and Nicholas Sogard each scored twice for the Huskies, who…

Huskies Get First Win of Second Half

Huskies snap losing streak with first win of second half of the season

DULUTH, Minn.- After sitting at the top of the north division for the majority of the season, the Huskies started to slow down a bit. But, tonight they got their mojo back with a 2-1 win over St. Cloud. The dogs were down 1-0 up until the bottom of the 5th, where Augie Isaacson hit an R.B.I. single up the…

Honkers Take Another One from Huskies

Duluth loses their second straight home game to Rochester 8-3.

DULUTH, Minn. – The Huskies were looking to bounce back from their tough loss on Monday night. But a 6-0 hole after three innings was too deep to climb out of as Rochester knocked off Duluth 8-3 on Tuesday night at Wade Stadium. Nick Sogard knocked in two of the Huskies’ three runs on the night. Due to the loss,…

Huskies Fall at Home to the Honkers

Rochester comes back from 3-0 deficit to defeat Duluth at Wade Stadium.

DULUTH, Minn. – The Duluth Huskies hosted Rochester Monday night in the first of a two-game home series to wrap up the first half of the season. The Huskies opened the game with a 3-0 lead in the second inning. But the Honkers would battle back, as they hang on to steal the win 5-4. The two teams will be…

Huskies Rain Down Runs on Thunder Bay 17-4

Duluth scored 14 runs in the first inning, en route to beating Thunder Bay 17-4.

DULUTH, Minn. – If you’re a fan of runs, Wade Stadium was the place to be Thursday night as the Duluth Huskies defeated the Thunder Bay Border Cats 17-4. The Huskies scored the game’s first seven runs before even registering their first out. At the end of the first inning, Duluth put up 14 runs on the Border Cats. Justin…

Huskies Sweep Doubleheader From Stingers

Duluth extended their win streak with two wins at home against Willmar.

DULUTH, Minn. – The Duluth Huskies hosted a doubleheader at Wade Stadium against the Willmar Stingers. They would take the first game 7-4. Justin Mitchell and Trevor Esquerra each had two RBIs for the Huskies. In game two, it was a much smaller margin of victory as Duluth wins 11-2. Tony Monroy led the Huskies with four hits in the…

Huskies Drop Third Straight Game

The Duluth Huskies fell to Eau Claire 8-4 on Wade Stadium on Monday night.

DULUTH, Minn. – The Duluth Huskies had a rough weekend, losing back-to-back games to Willmar. With their eyes on snapping the skid, they hosted Eau Claire Monday night at Wade Stadium. The Express jumped out to a 3-0 after one inning. The Huskies would get one on the board in the bottom of the first, thanks to an RBI single…

The Summer of Augie

Duluth Huskies second baseman has the second highest batting average in the Northwoods League

DULUTH, Minn.- Augie Isaacson is a junior product of Friends University. He’s a New Prague kid with a love for the game and undeniable talent. Isaacson came to Duluth this summer with his focus on one thing. “My swing. It’s not anything specific it’s kind of day by day you learn something different and then you kind of work on it….

Live Like a Champ

Brother of Huskies head coach brings the movement to Duluth.

DULUTH, Minn.- Champ Pederson was born with down syndrome but he does not let that slow him down. Rather he uses it to help inspire and motivate others with disabilities which is what started his movement “Live Like a Champ,” showing that you don’t need to be an athlete to have an impact on the people around you. “To be in…

Huskies Get the Series Win Over Thunder Bay

Strong hitting leads the Huskies to another victory

DULUTH, Minn.- The Huskies were back at home Wednesday looking to get back to back wins over Thunder Bay. The game would be tied at one through four and a half innings. The dogs’ bats came alive in the bottom of the 7th to make it a 6-1 game. The Huskies win the series over the Border Cats. Categories: Northwoods…

Huskies Walk-Off in Extras vs. Moondogs

Duluth's Sam Baier got the walk-off hit in the tenth to give the Huskies the 3-2 win.

DULUTH, Minn. – It was a dog fight at Wade Stadium on Monday night as the Huskies hosted the Mankato Moondogs. Duluth continued their success in the first inning with an RBI single from Nick Sogard. Mankato would score two in the third inning to take the lead. But Sam Baier would score on a sac fly in the eighth…

Huskies’ Hot Bats Lead to Win over Mankato

After being down 3-1, Huskies make a comeback defeating the Moondogs 9-4

DULUTH, Minn.- After losing to Willmar in an extra inning walk off battle Saturday night, the Huskies looked to bounce back Sunday taking on the Mankato Moondogs. The Huskies put up a run in the bottom of the 3rd to take the lead. But, the Moondogs answered back with a three run homer. That wouldn’t hold our dogs down as…

Huskies Ride Seven-Run First Inning to Win over Rox

Duluth wins their third in a row as they top St. Cloud 10-6 at Wade Stadium.

DULUTH, Minn. – In front of over 2,000 kids on Education Day, the Duluth Huskies hosted the St. Cloud Rox on Tuesday afternoon. Less than 24 hours after a walk off win on Opening Day, this game was much less competitive as the Huskies scored seven runs in the first inning en route to a 10-6 win. Chris Gilbody led…

Huskies Get the Walk Off Win Over Eau Claire

Opening Day at The Wade and a Win for The Huskies.

DULUTH, Minn. – Today was opening day for the Duluth Huskies as they looked to get the win at home and bump their record up to .500. The Huskies faced the Eau Claire Express. It was a back and forth battle the entire game. In the bottom of the 9th the Huskies were down 7-5 with two outs and bases loaded….

Coaches Corner: Duluth Huskies GM Greg Culver

we talk about the upcoming season and new head coach

DULUTH, Minn.- On this week’s Coaches Corner we talk to Duluth Huskies General Manager Greg Culver. We discuss the upcoming season and the new head coach! The Huskies’ season begins Tuesday away. Their home opener will be at Wade Stadium on Sunday June 3. Categories: Coaches Corner, Friday Night Frenzy, Northwoods League, Sports

Huskies Announce Two New Coaching Additions

The Duluth Huskies have named their coaching staff for the 2018 season

DULUTH, Minn.- The Duluth Huskies have announced two new additions to their coaching staff for the 2018 season. Joining new Field Manager Tyger Pederson will be Alex Simone and Marcus Pointer. Simone will serve the team as their hitting coach. In 2016 he was the head coach for Thruway Collegiate Baseball League. Last year he also worked as an instructor…