Been looking forward to this one for a while, just such a fun concept combining unique local traditions and a visual spectacle that is a perfect blend for some minor league baseball promotional fun.
(From Team Website)The Axe Women Loggers of Maine will be making their first Hadlock Field appearance on Thursday, July 12th when the Portland Sea Dogs host the New Hampshire Fisher Cats at 7:00 PM.
When you want great old-fashioned family fun, the Axe Women Loggers of Maine show is where it’s at! The all-female timber sports athletes are world champion choppers, sawyers, logrollers and axe throwers! Individuals in the group hold several world records and titles!
The Axe Women will be performing pre-game on the field as well as between select innings throughout the game. Don’t miss their exciting performances, gates open at 5:30 PM. Their Hadlock Field appearance will include the hot saw, underhand chop, standing block chop and axe throwing.
The Axe Women have performed all over the United States and in many of the Canadian provinces…at Local, County and State Agricultural Fairs, Open Houses, Professional Baseball games, Breweries, Corporate Summits and Woodsman’s Shows! They have been featured on several national television programs including Harry! and The Queen Latifah Show.
— Portland Sea Dogs (@PortlandSeaDogs) July 13, 2018