Friday, September 14, 2018

Joliet, IL — The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy won game 3 of the Frontier League Championship Series against the Washington Wild Things by a final score of 5-3 on Friday night to move ahead in the best of 5 series 2 games to 1.  The Slammers scored all 5 of their runs in the 3rd inning with RBI's from Justin Garcia, Trenton Hill, Chaz Meadows, and 2 from Ridge Hoopii-Haslam.  

The Slammers will play for the title on Saturday 6:05 pm in Joliet.  Tickets are just $10 and include $5 in Slammers loot and a win means the Slammers are Frontier League Champions.  Fans can also bring their pets on Saturday as long as they are on a leash or in a carrier.

Fans can purchase playoff tickets online at, the Slammers Box Office at 1 Mayor Art Schultz Drive, Joliet or by calling 815-722-2287. Group pricing and fundraising opportunities are also available for the playoff games.

Full Series Schedule, Best of 5:

Tuesday, September 11-Washington 3-2, Washington up 1-0 in series

Wednesday, September 12-Joliet 3-1, series tied 1-1

Friday, September 14-Joliet 5-3, Joliet up 2-1

Saturday, September 15-at Joliet Slammers 6:05pm

Monday, September 17*-at Washington Wild Things 6:05 pm CST

*If necessary


About the Joliet Slammers: The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy play at the Slammers Stadium downtown Joliet, Illinois, and are members of the professional, independent Frontier League.  The Frontier League is a 12-team league entering its 26th season of play in 2018.  Visit the Slammers online at or call the ticket office at 815-722-2287 for more information! Don’t forget to “Like” the Slammers on Facebook at or follow them on Twitter at @jolietslammers!


-- Joliet Slammers