Tag Archives: NWL

Rafters’ Game Day interviews: Wed March 21, Sat March 24

By David Keech March 17, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— Looking for a summer job? Love working with people and being around baseball? The Rafters will be hosting Game Day Open Interviews on Wednesday, March 21st from 4 pm to 6 pm and on Saturday, March 24th from 11am to 1pm.  Interviews will be held at the Rafters Office at Witter… Read More »

Rafters announce open interview dates for 2018 summer employment

CWS Sports Desk February 16, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— Are you ready to follow your dream of working for a sports team? Are you an energetic person with a positive attitude, great work ethic, and enjoy working with people? If so, then a summer job with the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters may be right for you! This… Read More »

Season’s Greetings from Northwoods League to baseball fans

CWS Sports Desk December 21, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— Seasons’ Greetings from the Northwoods League. As we get set to turn the page on another memorable year, we first want to send our heartfelt thanks to you, our fans, for your continued support and patronage. It takes the collective contributions of you, our dedicated ownership groups, and our… Read More »

Woodchucks anounce three front office staff member promotions

CWS Sports Desk December 3, 2017 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks are pleased to announce promotions for Traci Wisz, Bailey Schepp and Megan Birchmeier. All three promotions reflect the outstanding work that each of these ladies has done over their careers with the Woodchucks. Traci is being promoted to Assistant General Manager. She has been with… Read More »

Rafters announce ticket package pricing and renewal information for 2018 season

CWS Sports Desk October 22, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— With the 2017 season highlighted by winning a Northwoods League record 52 regular season games, today the Rafters announced their renewal information and ticket package pricing for the 2018 season. The season ticket renewal process is now underway as the Rafters prepare for the 2018 season. All… Read More »

2017 Wisconsin Rapids Rafters Season in Review

CWS Sports Desk September 14, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids–After a championship season in 2016, the Rafters followed with an encore performance of tying or breaking 35 team and league records. In its second consecutive winning season, the club was guided once again by the coaching staff of Craig Noto, John Halama, and Kirk Shrider en route… Read More »

Rafters erase late deficit to advance to second round with thrilling win

By David Keech August 14, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— Something about playoff baseball at Witter Field brings out the best from the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters. Last season, the Rafters won in dramatic fashion throughout the season, and in Monday’s home playoff game against Lakeshore, the home team came from behind to wow the crowd. Ryan Stekl’s… Read More »

Rafters break Northwoods win record on Sunday to finish regular season

By David Keech August 13, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— The final game of the regular season saw three significant records broken by the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (52-20, 25-11) in a 9-2 victory on Sunday at Witter Field over the Lakeshore Chinooks (38-34, 20-17). With the win, the Rafters notch the most wins for a team in… Read More »

Rafters break franchise wins record on Thursday in Rockford

By David Keech August 10, 2017 Rockford, IL—  In one inning, Wisconsin Rapids (50-19, 23-10) seized control of Thursday night on the road in Rockford (38-30, 21-13) for a record-setting 12-2 victory from Rivets Stadium. With the win, the Rafters earned their 50th win on the season to break the record for most wins in… Read More »

Northwoods League 2017 Major League Dreams Showcase set for Madison

By David Keech August 8, 2017 Madison— The Northwoods League has announced the rosters for the 2017 Major League Dreams Showcase, which will be hosted by the Madison Mallards at Warner Park on Tuesday, August 8. Four Rafters have been selected to participate in the two-game event. The annual Showcase will consist of a double-header… Read More »