Todd Kunze

Sedan, Kansas
Illinois State University

Email: tkunze@cornbeltersbaseball.com

Phone: 309-454-2255

Walk-Up/Intro Song:  Welcome to the Jungle by Guns N Roses
Favorite Form of Corn:  Corn on the Cob
Favorite Team: Chicago Cubs
Favorite Food:  Peanut Butter
Top 3 Sports Movies:  The Sandlot, Field of Dreams, and Rudy
Spirit Animal:  Hawk

Todd Kunze’s background includes over 20 years of experience in venue development, music festivals, special events, corporate sponsorship, non-profit mediation and celebrity hospitality for over 650 events.

Todd is a graduate of Heartland Community College and Illinois State University.

He and his wife Therese have lived in Bloomington/Normal off and on for the past 28 years with adult children Johanna (Normal, IL), Danny (Arizona), Liz (New York, NY) David (Normal, IL) and Granddaughter Sarah (Denver, CO)

Matt Durkin

Woodridge, Illinois
Illinois State University

Email: mdurkin@cornbeltersbaseball.com

Phone: 309-454-2255

Walk Up Song: Get It All by GTA
Favorite Form of Corn: Grilled Corn on the Cob
Favorite Team: Chicago Cubs
Favorite Food: Anything BBQ
Top Three Sports Movies: Moneyball, Remember the Titans, and Space Jam
Spirit Animal: Otter

Matt enters his third season as a member of the CornBelters front office. He started as an intern with the team in May of 2018, and began running the CornBelters ticket sales department towards the end of that season. Durkin is originally from Woodridge, Illinois and currently attends Illinois State University majoring in Business Administration.

Gavin Legett

Normal, Illinois
Heartland Community College

Email: glegett@cornbeltersbaseball.com

Phone: 309-454-2255

Walk Up Song: That’s My Kind of Night by Luke Bryan
Favorite Form of Corn: Popcorn
Favorite Team: Chicago Blackhawks
Favorite Food: French Fries
Top Three Sports Movies: Miracle, Field of Dreams, and Coach Carter
Spirit Animal: Mountain Lion

Gavin enters his fourth season as a member with the CornBelters. He started as a concession worker. During his second season, he helped oversee the concession stands and was also a part of stadium operations. This will be Gavin’s second year as the Food Beverage Director. He is from Normal, Illinois, graduated from Normal Community High School, and is currently attending Heartland Community College.

Corny

Normal, Illinois
The Corn Crib

Walk Up Song: Lights Come On by Jason Aldean
Favorite Form of Corn: There’s Too Many to Pick
Favorite Team: CornBelters (Duh)
Favorite Food: Corn
Top Three Sports Movies: Field of Dreams, Rookie of the Year, The Sandlot
Spirit Animal: Cornasaurus

Corny is the official mascot of the Normal CornBelters! He was born on August 7th of 2009 at 10:00 AM right here at the Corn Crib. Our Cornasaurus will be at every CornBelters game this summer taking pictures with fans and dancing to his conga line! In his free time, Corny enjoys taking strolls through corn fields, trolling mascots on Twitter, and watching baseball.