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As you may remember reading earlier in the year, a pair of former Northern Illinois baseball players, Chuck Lukanen (2009-10) and Brian Smith (2005-06, '08, '10) won the Frontier League Championship with the Joliet Slammers. As the baseball season begins to warmup, the Joliet Slammers featured Lukanen, talking to him about his breakout season and reflecting on the championship.

Three Former Huskies Make Joliet Slammers Squad

Former NIU Huskie baseball players Andy Deain (2006-10), Chuck Lukanen (2009-10) and Brian Smith (2005-10) all made the Opening Day roster for the Joliet Slammers of the Frontier League.  The Slammers begin their season tomorrow night at 7:05 p.m. CT at home against the Washington Wild Things.  To follow their progress, check out the team's website by clicking here.
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