Tag: Calf League

Peoria Mosquitos Win Calf Cup

The Peoria Mosquitos have won the Calf Cup for the second time in club history, following an exciting championship series sweep over the Tucson Rattlers tonight.

The Chicago Pit Bull’s A-level affiliate was heavily favored to win the Calf League playoffs after finishing the year with the best record at 51-21. But that didn’t make the challenge any easier, as the Mid-West Conference series opponents, Sarnia Shock, took Peoria to the full three games of the first series. Continue reading “Peoria Mosquitos Win Calf Cup”

Calf League Playoffs Underway

The A-level Calf League has come to a close, and the playoffs are now underway. The four division winners for the Desert Conference and the Mid-West Conference were: Albuquerque Crystals, Tucson Rattlers (DC East and DC West) and Sarnia Shock and Peoria Mosquitos (MWC East and MWC West).

It’s the second playoff trip in a row for the Mosquitos this year, who are the A-level affiliate for the Chicago Pit Bulls. The team was in last year, and faced off against the eventual Calf Cup champions, the Lexington Moonshiners. Peoria’s 51-21 (.708) finish was their best ever finish, and they nearly beat their 2004 wins record of 52 victories (though with 28 losses in that 80-game season their win percentage was just .650). Continue reading “Calf League Playoffs Underway”