Doeren Discovers: Episode IV

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Welcome to the fourth edition of "Doeren Discovers," this summer's weekly webisode on NIUHuskies.com.

his week, Doeren travels to nearby Geneva, Ill. to take batting practice with the Kane County Cougars, the Class A affiliate of the Kansas City Royals. Doeren, a Royals fan growing up, had the opportunity to meet first-year Cougar skipper Vance Wilson and members of the Cougars before stepping into the cage to take his hacks.

Following his BP sessions, Doeren and his sons Jacob and Luke headed out to centerfield to shag some flies. To cap off his visit, Doeren threw out a ceremonial first pitch before the Cougars 1-0 victory over the Clinton Lumberkings.