ROCKFORD, Ill. - Rockford University sophomore starting pitcher Zachary Jones (Rockford, Ill.) has signed with the Bismarck Larks of the Northwoods League. He joins the Larks following a very successful year with the Regents. Jones finished the 2018 season with a 7-1 record, a 2.67 ERA and 67 strikeouts in his 54.0 innings pitched, all of which led the team amongst starting pitchers. Jones will look to bolster an already talented Bismarck team, which won the North Division in the first half of the season with a 25-11 record.
To follow both Jones and the Larks during the second half of the season, please visit their website at https://northwoodsleague.com/bismarck-larks/. Bismarck's next game is on Thursday, July 5 at Mankato at 7:05 PM.
The Northwoods League is the proven leader in the development of elite college baseball players. The 2018 season will mark the 25th season of the Northwoods League. It is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 20 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, more than 185 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball.