Category Archives: College sports

The Rafters announce the addition of Thomas Dyer to front office

CWS Sports Desk January 19, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids-– The Rafters announce another addition to the front office. The 2019 Rafters Front Office is full of fresh faces as it approaches the inaugural 10th season. Thomas Dyer will be stepping into the Rafters Front Office as the Ticket Accounts Manager.  This will be Thomas’s first season with the… Read More »

Rafters partner with Advanced Disposal for “Thank You Fan” Jersey 

CWS Sports Desk January 5, 2019 Wisconsin Rapids— This season will be the tenth anniversary of the Rafters franchise and to thank the best fans in the Northwoods League, the Rafters in partnership with Advanced Disposal will feature a “Thank You Fans” jersey. Pictures of fans wearing their Rafters gear will be incorporated into the makeup… Read More »

Rafters announce Field Manager Craig Noto to return for fifth season

For CWS December 25, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Rafters are pleased to announce the all-time winningest field manager in Rafters history, Craig Noto, will return for his fifth season in 2019.  “It was a no brainer bringing Craig back,” said new general manager Andy Francis. “During his time with the Rafters, he has elevated the team to… Read More »

Rafters announce 2019 Northwoods League Schedule

 CWS Sports Desk December 24, 2018   Wisconsin Rapids — The Rafters are coming off a 2018 campaign where they finished with 34 wins and ended up just shy of the playoff picture. The 2019 season will be one of most exciting in recent history to due to the fact it will be the franchises 10… Read More »

Rafters to hold 6th annual “Hot Stove” Rendezvous event on January 10th

For CWS December 18, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids—  The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters have partnered with the Hotel Mead & Conference Center to hold the 6th Annual Rafters “Hot Stove” Rendezvous on Thursday, January 10th. The event will feature two former Rafter players from the 2016 Championship team; Blair Lakso and Dustin Woodcock. Lakso just completed his second season… Read More »

The Rafters Announce Ticket Package Dates for 2019 Season

CWS Sports Desk December 17, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.-The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters announced their 2019 Regular Season schedule on Friday, November 16th, in conjunction with the Northwoods League. Today, the team announces the dates for their three Bleacher 9 Game Package options for the 2019 season, as well as dates for the Solarus Founders Club… Read More »

NA3HL 9th Annual Showcase takes place December 16-18

For CWS December 15, 2018 Wausau— After a home game this Friday night versus Peoria the Wausau RiverWolves travel to Blaine, Minnesota for the ninth annual NA3HL Showcase, which is set to take place December 16th through the 18th.  The RiverWolves face a crucial point in their season with four games in five days. Coming… Read More »

Rafters to hold first “Rosco’s Holiday Drawing”

For CWS December 9, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters are to hold the first ever “Rosco’s Holiday Drawing”. Put together by one of the most creative minds in sports, Rosco P. Rafter just might have out done himself with this one. Instead of gifting the following fan package to everyone in the Greater Wisconsin… Read More »

Wisconsin Woodchucks release 2019 Season Schedule

CWS Sports Desk November 18, 2018 Wausau — The Northwoods League schedule for the 2019 season was released today. The schedule now features 22 teams with the additions of the Kokomo Jackrabbits and Traverse City Baseball. As part of the 2019 expansion and realignment, the League is adopting new divisional names: Great Plains and Great Lakes. … Read More »

Rafters announce the hiring of new accounts & Corporate Service Manager

CWS Sports Desk October 1, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– As the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters approach their inaugural 10th season, the team has announced the addition of Hannah Jurgens to the 2018 front office staff as the Accounts & Corporate Service Manager. Jurgens enters her first season with the Rafters as the Accounts & Corporate Service Manager.… Read More »

RiverWolves release 2018-2019 regular season schedule

CWS Sports Desk September 7, 2018 Wausau— The Wausau RiverWolves are just 60 days away from hitting the home ice at Marathon Park Ice Arena. The RiverWolves will take on the Alexandria Blizzard in their opening series Friday, September 28th and Saturday, September 29th. Wausau will play 22 home games and 47 total games during their 2018-19… Read More »