April 7, 2019
Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks have announced the signing of Nolan Soliveres from Webber International University and Zack Haupt from the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point to the roster.
Nolan Soliveres, 6’0” and 180 lbs, is a Junior from Webber International University. He grew up in Paris, France and attended Bellevue de Toulouse.
Soliveres has 17 RBIs, four doubles, two triples, and two home runs so far this season at Webber. He has a .518 slugging percentage and a .400 on-base percentage.
Zack Haupt, a 6’9” 250 lb. Sophomore from UW Stevens Point will be joining the pitching rotation. Haupt attended San Dieguito Academy for high school and holds the record for lowest ERA in school history.
Currently, Haupt has a 0.82 ERA with ten strikeouts in 11 innings pitched this season. He has a 1-0 record and one save. He is originally from Carlsbad, California.
The Wisconsin Woodchucks 2019 home opener is Saturday, June 1st. Stay after the game for post-game fireworks presented by Wipfli CPAs and Consultants. The Wisconsin Woodchucks have many great ticket options for the upcoming 2019 season. Group tickets and tickets packages are now on sale. Order yours today by calling the Woodchucks Ticket Sales team at 715.845.5055 or stopping by the Woodchucks Front Office at 2401 N. 3rd St, Wausau, WI 54403. Single game tickets will go on in April.
The Wisconsin Woodchucks are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The 25-year old summer collegiate 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 200 former Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist (CHC) and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (BOS), Jordan Zimmermann (DET) and Curtis Granderson (TOR). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. 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.