WAUSAU – The Wisconsin Woodchucks have announced another addition to its 2020 roster. Leighton Banjoff, from the University Nebraska Cornhuskers, will join the team in Wausau.
Banjoff is a freshman originally from Sheffield Village, Ohio. The infielder hit .341 with 13 RBI, four doubles, and three home runs this 2020 season, according to the Woodchucks. He also had three stolen bases. In his high school baseball career, Banjoff posted a .483 career batting average and was named the Great Lakes Conference Player of the Year twice. In 2019, he played summer ball with the Lake Erie Warhawks.
The Woodchucks’ 2020 home opener is May 30.