Wausau, WI – The Woodchucks are adding more players from the Washington State Cougars to their 2021  Roster. RHP Tyler Hoeft and Catcher Louie Albrecht will join their teammate, INF Kodie Kolden, in Wausau  this summer.  

RHP – Tyler Hoeft | 5’11 | R/R | Fr. | Washington State University 

Tyler was a three-year letter winner at Milton High School in Washington where he was a two-time All North Puget Sound League Selection. Tyler was rated the No. 11 overall 2020 prospect in Washington and  sixth best RHP in the state by Prep Baseball Repot. Tyler recently made his first career start for  Washington State striking out 2 in 3 innings on the bump.  

“Tyler is a young but very talented pitcher, as of late he has been throwing the baseball very well. Tyler is  very athletic with a very high ceiling, Washington State thinks very highly of Tyler and I am very excited to  see him on the mound this summer!” states Woodchucks Head Coach, Corey Thompson. 

C – Louie Albrecht | 5’11 | R/R | Fr. | Washington State University 

Originally from Renton, WA, Louie was a three-year letter winner at Kentridge High School. He earned All North Puget Sound League after hitting .459 with 10 stolen bases as a junior. Louie was rated top catching  prospect in the state and No. 29 overall prospect. Louie is hitting .200 and has recorded 19 putouts during  his freshman season so far.  

“I am very excited about Louie this summer,” says Thompson, “he will be a great fit for us in our catching  core this summer. In my opinion the catching position is the most important position on the field on  teams I manage, and this kid can flat out catch. Rated the number 1 catcher in the state of Washington  coming out of high school it is going to be very fun to watch Louie play this summer!” 

The Wisconsin Woodchucks’ 2021 home opener is Tuesday, June 1st. The Wisconsin Woodchucks have  many great ticket options for the upcoming 2021 season. Group tickets and tickets packages are now on  sale. Order yours today by calling the Woodchucks Ticket Sales team at 715.845.5055 or stopping by the  Woodchucks Front Office at 2401 N. 3rd St, Wausau, WI 54403. Single game tickets will go on sale Friday,  April 23.