Mallards 2019 schedule opens against new expansion team

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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- The Madison Mallards of the Northwoods League announced their game schedule for the 2019 season on Friday.

The Mallards open their season at the Duck Pond on Tuesday, May 28 at 6:05 p.m. against a new expansion team, the Kokomo Jackrabbits.

In all, the Mallards play 17 home games in May and June, 16 in July, and three in August.

The Mallards will host a scheduled double-header on Wednesday, July 24 against the Green Bay Booyah. Game one will start at 12:05 p.m., with game two at 7:05 p.m. The Mallards will also host a day game on Wednesday, June 12 at 1:05 p.m. against the Lakeshore Chinooks.

The first half of the season will be complete on Tuesday, July 2, with the second half beginning on Wednesday, July 3. The playoff format for 2019 will be announced at a future time.

The Mallards will play in the Great Lakes West division along with the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders, Green Bay Booyah, Lakeshore Chinooks, Wisconsin Woodchucks and Wisconsin Rapids Rafters.

In addition to the 36-game home regular season, the Mallards will once again host the Major League Dreams showcase on Tuesday, Aug. 6. This exhibition double header will feature the top 100 prospects in the Northwoods League. The players will be voted by and selected by Major League scouts. Game one is scheduled for 4:05 p.m., with game two at 7:35 p.m.

Mallards group and season ticket packages are now on-sale. If you are interested in bringing a group out or purchasing a ticket package, call the Mallards box office at 608-246-4277. Single-game tickets for all Mallards home games will go on-sale Saturday, April 25 at 9 a.m.