Northwoods League baseball: Condon powers Great Plains past Great Lakes in NWL All-Star Game

Three Huskies were selected but Christianson didn’t play after getting drafted Tuesday by the Rays.

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WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. — St. Cloud Rox first baseman Charlie Condon had three hits, including a pair of solo home runs, to lead the Great Plains to a 4-2 victory over the Great Lakes at the Northwoods League All-Star Game Tuesday night before 1,272 at Witter Field.

Ten Great Plains pitchers combined to hold the Great Lakes to just six hits in a game dominated by pitching, with 10 strikeouts and just one walk.

The Great Plains only managed five hits while also striking out 10 times.

Duluth Huskies All-Stars Kristian Campbell of Georgia Tech and Eduardo Rosario of Nebraska Omaha came up empty in their plate appearances. Rosario garnered a walk in the top of the ninth only to get put out via double play.

Right-handed pitcher Jake Christianson of Feather River College was Duluth’s third All-Star selection but didn’t see action. Christianson was drafted in the 15th round of Tuesday’s Major League Baseball draft by the Tampa Bay Rays.


After an off day Wednesday the Huskies return to action at Waterloo at 6:35 p.m. Thursday.

  • Wade Meckler, an outfielder with the Huskies in 2019, was drafted in the eighth round Monday by the San Francisco Giants.
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