Northwoods League, including Madison Mallards, opening day postponed indefinitely

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ROCHESTER, Minn. — The Northwoods League announced Thursday that due to COVID-19 concerns, the May 26 opening date for teams has been postponed indefinitely league-wide.

The announcement includes the Madison Mallards, which were scheduled to host the Wisconsin Woodchucks on opening day.

The League said it’s is continuing to monitor developments related to COVID-19.

They said that fan, player, and personnel safety remains their primary focus.

The Northwoods League, which is comprised of 22 teams, was expected to start its 27th season later in May.