Schedule Out For WSL’s 40th Anniversary Season

February 25, 2009

The Wisconsin State Baseball League has announced its 2009 schedule. 2009 will mark the 40th season for the league.

Wisconsin State League

The Wisconsin State Baseball League has announced the schedule for its 40th anniversary season.

The league was founded in 1970 with Green Bay, Horicon, Madison, Menasha, Racine and Sheboygan played a 10-game home and home schedule. The Green Bay Blue Ribbons emerged as the league’s first champion.

This year’s teams — Addison, Eau Claire, Janesville, Kenosha, Lombard, Manitowoc Oshkosh and Sheboygan — will play a 28 game schedule and then add an additional four games in a challenge series against the Chicago Suburban League.

Action begins on May 24 this year when Addison plays a doubleheader at Janesville.

Lombard with a glistening 26-2 record last year is the defending champion.

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