Pedersen Joins Woodchucks Front Office Staff

Wausau, WI — The Woodchucks have added Kaitlyn Pedersen from the University of  Cincinnati to their Front Office Staff.

Kaitlyn joined the Front Office as the Ticket Sales & Marketing Coordinator this week. As the Ticket Sales & Marketing Coordinator Kaitlyn will be working with groups and businesses to schedule outings while making sure they have a great time at Athletic Park. Kaitlyn will also be assisting with the Woodchucks marketing and promotions to ensure that the on-field game show runs smoothly and that all fans enjoy their time at a Woodchucks game!

“We’re excited to be bringing on someone with Kaitlyn’s experience in collegiate sports to our Front Office,” says Traci Wisz, Woodchucks Assistant General Manager, “Her previous experience working with promotions will be beneficial to the fan experience at Athletic Park. Please join us in welcoming her to the Wausau area and to the Woodchucks.”

Kaitlyn has previous experience in sports with the University of Cincinnati’s Athletics Marketing Department as well as FC Cincinnati. Kaitlyn graduated from the University of Cincinnati this past spring with a major in Sports Administration.

The Wausau Woodchucks 29th season starts on Monday, May 30th on the road. The team’s first home game will be Tuesday, May 31st, 2022. Gates will open at 5:35pm and first pitch is 6:35pm. All tickets are now on sale for the 2022 season and can be purchased by calling 715.845.5055 or online at https://wausau-woodchucks.nwltickets.com/.

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The Wausau Woodchucks are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The Northwoods League is the proven leader in the development of elite college baseball players. Having completed its’ 28th season, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 22 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires, and front office staff, over 280 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time All-Star and 2016 Roberto Clemente Award winner Curtis Granderson, three-time Cy Young Award winner and World Series Champion Max Scherzer (NYM), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and World Series Champion Chris Sale (BOS). As well as 2019 Rookie of the Year and 2019/2021 Home Run Derby Champion Pete Alonso (NYM) and 2021 All-Star, MLB Gold Glove winner and 2019 Second Team All-MLB shortstop Marcus Semien (TEX). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League website. League games are viewable live at watchnwl.com. For more information, visit www.woodchucks.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Woodchucks as your favorite team.

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David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]