Category Archives: College sports

Rafters shut out Rivets for fourth shutout victory

For CWS July 10, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (19-23, 4-3 2nd half) shut out the Rockford Rivets (19-22, 1-6 2nd half) 5-0 to start off the three-game homestand. Gareth Stroh no-hit the Rivets through six innings and ended with seven scoreless. The Rafters started their scoring in the fifth as Victor Carlino (Long Beach… Read More »

Woodchucks sweep Rivets in pitchers duel 

For CWS July 10, 2018 Wausau— The Woodchucks came into tonight’s game back at Athletic Park looking for the sweep against the Rockford Rivets and looking to win their sixth win in the last eight games. It was a pitcher’s duel throughout led by the starters for both sides but the Chucks held on for… Read More »

Rafters fall just short in ninth to Chinooks

For CWS July 8, 2018 Mequon— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (18-22, 3-2 2nd half) almost completed a ninth-inning comeback against the Lakeshore Chinooks (21-19, 5-0 2nd half). The Rafters were down 4-0 to nothing to begin the ninth and plated three runs on three hits, brought the go-ahead the run to the plate but a ground out… Read More »

Woodchucks drop close one in Mequon to Chinooks

For CWS July 7, 2018 Mequon— The Woodchucks came into tonight’s game in Mequon looking for their fifth win in a row opening a two game series with the Lakeshore Chinooks. The Chucks fell behind in the early going and though they did rally to cut into the deficit, the Chucks rally came short and… Read More »

Rafters fall to Dock Spiders in tight game

For CWS July 6, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids—  The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (17-21, 2-1 2nd half) lost to the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders (22-16, 1-2 2nd half) by one-run after losing a three-run lead in the fifth. The Dock Spiders scored the first run of the game after back-to-back base hits to start the frame. A 4-6-3… Read More »

Chaps dismantle Merrill to win 11th straight

By Steve Pilz For CWS July 5, 2018 Merrill— The Marshfield Chaparrals amateur baseball team is getting a little methodical as they dismantle each opponent that they come up against as they did Monday night downing the Merrill Rangers 8-2 at Merrill’s historic Athletic Park. The Chaps, (11-1) winners of their last eleven games, have… Read More »

Rafters sweep the Bullfrogs in home and home series

For CWS July 5, 2018 Green Bay—  The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (17-20, 2-0 2nd half) defeated the Green Bay Bullfrogs (12-26, 0-2 2nd half) by a final of 11-7. Five home runs were hit between both clubs, but the Rafters come out on top of the slugfest. The Rafters struck first in the first. Brody Wofford (UCF)… Read More »

Woodchucks stay hot and win third straight

For CWS July 4, 2018 Rockford, IL—  The Woodchucks came into this afternoons game on the road facing Rockford Rivets looking for their third straight win and fifth win in the last six games. The Chucks fell behind early 2-0, but came back and won the game 6-2. The Chucks fell behind early 2-0 in the… Read More »

Woodchucks offense heating up in win over Bullfrogs

For CWS July 3, 2018 Green Bay— The Woodchucks came into this evening’s game in Green Bay looking for the two game sweep against the Bullfrogs. The game was back and fourth but the Chucks le d The Chucks struck first once again scoring two runs in the top of the 1stinning from an RBI… Read More »

RiverWolves look to fill head coach vacancy

For CWS July 3, 2018 Wausau— The RiverWolves have announced that Head Coach Tim Brownell is leaving the team to pursue another job opportunity outside of hockey. Brownell led the RiverWolves to the playoffs in their Inaugural Season this past year. “We’d like to thank Tim in helping lead our program this past season and… Read More »

Woodchucks bats break out in win to Chinooks

For CWS June 30, 2018 Wausau— The Woodchucks came into tonight’s game at Athletic Park looking to get their second straight win as they opened up a two game series with the Lakeshore Chinooks.  After the Chinooks took an early 3-0 lead, a rain delay paused the action for a 1 hour and 41 minutes but… Read More »

Woodchucks rise above the Mallards 7-3

For CWS June 29, 2018 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks used a big third inning to defeat the first place Madison Mallards 7-3 Friday night at Athletic Park. Five runs, all with two outs, came across in the third to give the Woodchucks a 6-0 lead. Cooper Swanson brought in two runners with his double to… Read More »