Youth Baseball: Pohlkamp inducted into hall of fame

Baxter Park and Rec's Joe Pohlkamp was honored.

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Joe Pohlkamp

Minnesota Babe Ruth and Cal Ripken Baseball announced the induction of Joe Pohlkamp into the Minnesota Babe Ruth and Cal Ripken Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2021.

Pohlkamp has filled many roles in the Baxter Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken program as a coach, league director, field supervisor and many other roles.

Pohlkamp has also been a Minnesota State Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken Assistant District Director and has chaired many Minnesota State Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken state tournaments as well as several Midwest Plains Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken Regional tournaments.

Pohlkamp’s name will also be added to the Minnesota State Babe Ruth and Cal Ripken Baseball Hall of Fame plaque in the Minnesota State Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame in St. Cloud.

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