The Northwoods League season is just over two weeks old, but Sam Forkert has settled into his role in the Madison Mallards bullpen. After starting a game against Green Bay early in the season, Forkert says that he is a reliever for the Mallards….[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/sam1.mp3|titles=Sam Forkert- Fitting in well]The Mallards are off to an (8-6) start after a 4-3 win over Wisconsin Rapids last night. Forkert has appeared in 5 games this summer, has recorded 2 saves while striking out 11 batters in 10 2/3 innings and has a 0.84 ERA. While the numbers look very good, Forkert says it’s a challenge every time he takes the mound.[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/sam2.mp3|titles=Sam Forkert]The Mallards play the Green Bay Bullfrogs tonight at 7:05 at Joannes Stadium in Green Bay.