Tag Archives: Rafters

Rafters Partner with Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa to honor Armed Forces with Jersey Night

CWS Sports Desk March 13, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Rafters have partnered with Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa to incorporate a unique specialty jersey into Military Appreciation Night on Tuesday, June 26th, as the Rafters host the Madison Mallards. The jerseys will feature photos of military personnel who are currently serving or veterans who have served in the… Read More »

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

By David Keech March 9, 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, Bull’s Eye Credit Union partner on new Kids Club

CWS Sports Desk March 7, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— For the past eight years, Bull’s Eye Credit Union has been the presenting sponsor of the Rafters Kids Club. This year the Rafters, in conjunction with Bull’s Eye Credit Union, have unveiled a revamp of the ever-popular Kids Club that is available to kids 12 and under. Kids… 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 »

Rafters sign Chapman University pitchers Alex Jackson and Jonathan Hernandez

CWS Sports Desk February 15, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— Another familiar face will be returning to the mound at Witter Field this summer. Today the Rafters announced the return of left-handed pitcher Alex Jackson to the pitching staff. Jackson will be joined by a fresh face from Chapman University, right-handed pitcher Jonathan Hernandez. “Alex adds another established… Read More »

Matt Steinmetz Named Assistant GM for Rafters

CWS Sports Desk January 5, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— As the Rafters begin the march toward their ninth season the team has announced a new addition to the front office.  Matt Steinmetz has been named Assistant General Manager. “Matt comes to us with a wide array of experiences, having been an intern in the Northwoods League to… Read More »

Rafters continue tradition of giving back to community in 2017

CWS Sports Desk December 25, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters are proud to announce that through partnerships with local businesses they have raised money to donate over $20,000 to local non-profit organizations. The Rafters were able to use a variety of different formats to raise money throughout the 2017 season. Always popular nights… 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 »

Rafters announce Field Manager Craig Noto to return for fourth season

CWS Sports Desk December 16, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids-– Following a summer in which he guided the Rafters to breaking the single-season record for most wins in Northwoods League history, the Rafters are pleased to announce that Field Manager Craig Noto will return for his fourth season in 2018. Noto will make his first appearance back… Read More »

Former Rafter Calabrese headlines Rafters 5th annual Hot Stove event

CWS Sports Desk December 2, 2017 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters have partnered with Aspirus Riverview Hospital & Clinics to hold the 5th Annual Rafters “Hot Stove” Rendezvous, on Thursday, January 11th at Hotel Mead & Conference Center. The event will feature an appearance by 2016 Rafters catcher and Summer Collegiate World Series walk-off home… Read More »

Rafters’ Jake Serwe named Assistant GM of Madison Mallards

CWS Sports Desk October 26, 2017  Wisconsin Rapids–  The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters announced today that Assistant General Manager Jake Serwe has been named Assistant General Manager of Big Top Baseball’s sister team the Madison Mallards. “Jake has been a part of some of the biggest moments in Rafters history, including the World Series Championship in… Read More »