Chucks lose regular season finale 13-0, playoffs start Tuesday
by Bryon Graff
LA CROSSE (WAOW) - Now it's time for the real games. With a playoff berth already wrapped up, the Woodchucks fall 13-0 to the La Crosse Loggers in their regular season finale.
Jeff Cowan played all nine positions. Friday he set the Chucks record for runs scored in a season. He and Bobby Pritchett were each named to the Northwoods League postseason all-star team. Brandon Steele was named (assistant) coach of the year.
The Chucks open the playoffs Tuesday night when they host the Madison Mallards in a best of three series. Game 2 is Wednesday in Madison. If needed game 3 is set for Thursday at Wausau's Athletic Park.