NWL: Lakeshore leads Wild Card race over Madison, Kenosha

Lakeshore has a one-game lead entering the weekend on the South Division Wild Card over Madison and by two games over Kenosha.

Photo: Northwoods League

NWL Northwoods League recap

Games on August 10:

Fond du Lac 5, Kenosha 4

The Fond du Lac Dock Spiders prevented a late rally from the Kenosha Kingfish and won the game 5-4. 

Tonight: at Fond du Lac

Weekend: Wisconsin

13-21 Second Half (10.5 GB), 35-34 Overall, 2 GB South Division Wild Card

Battle Creek 11, Lakeshore 1 (Game 1)

The Battle Creek Bombers scored early and often while defeating the Lakeshore Chinooks 11-1.

Battle Creek 4, Lakeshore 2 (Game 2) (8 Innings)

The Battle Creek Bombers needed eight innings in a seven-inning game to defeat the Lakeshore Chinooks 4-2 in game two.

Tonight: Doubleheader vs Battle Creek

Weekend: Wisconsin Rapids

19-15 Second Half (4.5 GB), 37-32 Overall, 1 GA South Division Wild Card

Madison 11, Wisconsin 2

The Madison Mallards scored early and often as they defeated the Wisconsin Woodchucks 11-2. The Mallards now trail the Chinooks by one game for the final Wild Card spot with three to play.

Tonight: at Wisconsin

Weekend: Battle Creek

17-17 Second Half (6.5 GB), 36-33 Overall, 1 GB South Division Wild Card

St. Cloud 7, Eau Claire 4

The St. Cloud Rox added two insurance runs in the seventh and went on to defeat the Eau Claire Express 7-4.

Tonight: at St. Cloud

Weekend: St. Cloud

22-11 Second Half (T-1st in North Division), 37-32 Overall (Tied-Wild Card)

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See the season-long Northwoods League schedule here

Schedule for August 11:

Kalamazoo @ Green Bay (5:05 PM) (Game 1)

Wisconsin Rapids @ Rockford (6:35 PM)

Rochester @ Duluth (6:35 PM)

Kenosha @ Fond du Lac (6:35 PM)

Battle Creek @ Lakeshore (6:35 PM)

Waterloo @ La Crosse (7:05 PM)

Willmar @ Thunder Bay (7:05 PM)

Eau Claire @ St. Cloud (7:05PM)

Kalamazoo @ Green Bay (7:05 PM) (Game 2)

Madison @ Wisconsin (7:05 PM)

Mankato @ Bismarck (7:35 PM)

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