Two Border Cats Selected for NWL All Star Game
Thunder Bay, Ont. July 13, 2016 (LSN) There will be two members of the 2016 Border Cats roster headed to Kenosha, Wisconsin July 19th for the Northwoods League All-Star Game.
Andrew Fregia (Sam Houston) who has put up five home runs, 18 RBI, and leads the team with five stolen bases so far will be the only member of the Cats roster to participate in the 2016 All Star Game and Home Run Derby.
Anthony Brocato (St. John’s) will be joining Fregia in Kenosha for the Home Run Derby. Brocato has a team leading five home runs and .333 batting average.
The All-Star Game can be streamed online from bordercatsbaseball.com on July 19th.
The Thunder Bay Border Cats are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 23rd season of summer collegiate baseball, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 18 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, more than 150 Northwoods
League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (CWS), Jordan Zimmermann (DET), Curtis Granderson (NYM), Lucas Duda (NYM) and Ben Zobrist (CHC). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visitwww.bordercatsbaseball.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store and set the Border Cats as your favourite team.
By Chelsea Dorval