KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — The Kalamazoo Growlers have brought home a championship.
The Growlers won the Northwoods League championship game against the Huskies 8-2 on Thursday, the team said in a release. The game took place in Duluth, Minnesota.
The World Series championship is a first for the franchise.
“Wearing their navy blue uniforms with ‘THE ZOO’ across the front, the Growlers deliver a championship to the city they proudly represent; Kalamazoo,” the team said in the release.
Players were welcomed home with streamers and signs.
The team was recently bought by Brian Colopy.