Dutch roster for Super 6 revealed

Today manager of team Kingdom of the Netherlands, Evert-Jan ‘t Hoen announced the names of the players that will be on the roster of the Dutch squad that will participate in the Super 6 tournament that will be held in Hoofddorp (near Amsterdam) from September 18 through September 23.

The team contains players from US/Canadian competitions, the Italian competition, the German competition, the competition on the island of Curaçao and of course from the Dutch hoofdklasse.

Three players from the US competitions will debut with the team. Catcher Sicnarf Loopstok (AA, Akron RubberDucks, Cleveland Indians), infielder Kirvin Moesquit (A Full Season, Delmarva Shorebirds, Baltimore Orioles) and outfielder Ademar Rifaela (AA, Bowie Baysox, Baltimore Orioles).

Roster:

Pitchers:

Rob Cordemans (L&D Amsterdam Pirates, Dutch hoofdklasse)
Diegomar Markwell (Curaçao Neptunus, Dutch hoofdklasse)
Berry van Driel (Curaçao Neptunus)
Loek van Mil (Curaçao Neptunus)
Lars Huijer (Meerlease Pioniers, Dutch hoofdklasse)
Mike Bolsenbroek (Regensburg Legionäre, German Bundesliga)
Jim Ploeger (L&D Amsterdam Pirates)
Orlando Yntema, (Curaçao Neptunus)
Kevin Kelly (A.S.D. Rimini, Italian Serie A1)
Kevin Heijstek (L&D Amsterdam Pirates)
Tom Stuifbergen (DSS, Dutch hoofdklasse)

Catchers:

Dashenko Ricardo (Lincoln SaltDogs, American Association (independent))
Sicnarf Loopstok (Akron RubberDucks, Eastern League, minor league)
Gianison Boekhoudt (Curaçao Neptunus)

Infielders: 

Curt Smith (Lincoln SaltDogs)
Yurendell de Caster (Curaçao)
Stijn van der Meer (Curaçao Neptunus)
Dwayne Kemp (Curaçao Neptunus)
Kirvin Moesquit (Delmarva ShoreBirds, South Atlantic League, minor league)
Dudley Leonora (Curaçao Neptunus)

Outfield: 

Gilmer Lampe (Fortitudo Bologna, Italian Serie A1)
Randolph Oduber (Lincoln SaltDogs)
Kalian Sams (Quebec Capitales, CanAm League (independent))
Ademar Rifaela (Bowie Baysox, Eastern League)

Staff: 

Manager: Evert-Jan ’t Hoen
Bench coach: Sharnol Adriana
Hitting coach: Sidney de Jong
Pitching coach: Robin van Doornspeek
First Base coach: Wim Martinus
Third Base coach: Ben Thijssen
Physiotherapist: Kevin Sprengers
Strength & Conditioning Coach: Paul Venner
Teammanager: Greta Schouten

The opponents the Dutch will face in this tournament, that will serve as a replacement for the European Championship that has been pushed back to 2019, are Spain, Italy, Germany, Czech Republic, and Belgium.

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