Beloit, WI - On behalf of the Midwest League, seven Beloit Snappers have been named 2012 Midwest League All-Stars. The Snappers will place one starting position, three reserve position players, and three pitchers to the Midwest League team to play in the MWL All-Star Classic on June 19 in Geneva, Illinois.
The following Beloit Snapper has been named a starter in the 2012 Western Division All-Star squad:
- 3B Miguel Sano- San Pedro de Macoris, DR
The following three Snappers have been named reserves for the 2012 Western Division All-Star squad:
- OF Jhon Goncalves -Bejuma, Carabobo, Venezuela
- INF Tyler Grimes - Andale, KS
- INF Eddie Rosario- Guayama, Puerto Rico
The following three Snappers have been named pitchers for the 2012 Western Division All-Star squad:
- RHP A.J. Achter -Oregon, OH
- RHP Michael Tonkin -Palmdale, CA
- LHP Jason Wheeler- Torrance, CA
The Kane County Cougars are hosting the 2012 MWL All-Star Classic at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark. The coaching staffs from the Kane County Cougars and the Lansing Lugnuts will coach the Western Division and Eastern Division squads, respectively.