Thunder Bay Border Cats Thrilling Game Day: School Day Spectacular and Volunteer Call!

The Thunder Bay Border Cats are set for a great Friday night home opener.
The Thunder Bay Border Cats are atop the Great Plains Division in the Northwoods League

School Day Game Draws Crowd, Border Cats Fall to Huskies

Thunder Bay Border Cats faced back-to-back losses for the first time this season, falling 6-4 to the Duluth Huskies in front of an enthusiastic school day crowd of 2,853 at Port Arthur Stadium. Despite a valiant comeback, highlighted by Ty Brooks’ two-run single in the bottom of the eighth, a ninth-inning home run from MJ Sweeney sealed the win for the Huskies.

Brooks shone at the plate, going 3-for-5, while Lucas Terilli and Jacob Miller each added two hits. Garfield Johns took the loss in relief. The Cats, now at 10-4, will regroup over a two-day break before facing the Rochester Honkers.

Northwoods League Highlights:

  • Waterloo Bucks surged in the eighth, defeating Eau Claire Express 12-6.
  • Battle Creek Battle Jacks edged out Fond du Lac Dock Spiders 3-2 in extra innings.
  • Kalamazoo Growlers overpowered the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders 13-9 with 18 hits.
  • Wausau Woodchucks edged Madison Mallards 4-3 with strong pitching from Tyler Smith.

Exciting Opportunities: Volunteers Needed!

Are you passionate about sports, community, and making a difference? Join the Thunder Bay Border Cats team as a volunteer! Whether you’re a die-hard fan, a student seeking volunteer hours, or just love being part of a vibrant community, we want YOU!

Volunteer roles include:

  • Game-day operations: Assist with ticketing, concessions, and more.
  • Event organization: Help plan and execute special events and promotions.
  • Fan engagement: Interact with fans and create an electric atmosphere at games.

To sign up or learn more, email Come make a difference and enjoy the thrill of Border Cats baseball!

Upcoming Home Game:

Join us on Saturday, June 15, at 6:35 PM when the Cats face the Wausau Woodchucks. Let’s pack the stadium and cheer on our team!

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