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Marian University’s Herr-Baker Field is now home to The Northwoods League’s Fond du Lac Dock Spiders.

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers and  Marian University have formed a partnership to bring the Northwoods League to Fond du Lac, and the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders began in May 2017. The Northwoods League is an amateur, wooden bat league with teams comprised of college players from around the country. Teams are currently located in Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Wisconsin, Canada. Fond du Lac is now the ninth team located in Wisconsin joining Eau Claire, Green Bay, Kenosha, La Crosse, Madison, Mequon, Wausau, and Wisconsin Rapids.

Dock Spiders logo

Fun Dock Spiders Facts:

  • Opening Night we sold 1,431 tickets.
  • Friday, July 28th we announced our first sell out with 1,898 in attendance
  • 31,578 was our total attendance last season
  • We sell an average of 206 hot dogs per game
  • We go through 4 dozen baseballs a game
  • We were voted as the best new brand in baseball in Sports Illustrated

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