The Northwoods League announced that the change of ownership of the St. Cloud River Bats will be announced at a Press Conference at the St. Cloud Holiday Inn Wednesday at noon.  Gary Posch is expected assume majority ownership of the team from Joel Sutherland.  Sutherland has owned the team since they came to St. Cloud in 1997.  The Bats won 3 Northwoods League Titles ('98, 2000, 2008) in 15 seasons. 

Posch is also part-owner of the Willmar Stingers in the Northwoods League.