Category Archives: Marshfield

Rafters end home finale with a win

For CWS August 11, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids — The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (33-37, 18-17 2nd half) won their final home game of the year 4-1 over the Green Bay Bullfrogs (28-43, 16-19 2nd half). The Rafters rallied in the eighth scoring three runs to take a late lead against the Frogs. Both teams traded runs in the second.… Read More »

Rafters swept by Bombers in Battle Creek

For CWS August 3, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids—  The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (29-34, 14-14 2nd half) fell to the Battle Creek Bombers (32-32, 16-13 2nd half) 3-1. Both teams collected eight hits but, the Rafters could get the hit to bring home runs as they left 12 on base. Wisconsin Rapids started the scoring though as Ethan Stringer (Louisville)… Read More »

Woodchucks fall to Kingfish in offensive showdown

For CWS August 3, 2018 Wausau— The Wisconsin Woodchucks wrapped up their last game of their long road trip tonight at Simmons Field in Kenosha. The Kingfish pulled ahead early with a 4-0 lead with Alex Stodola walking three batters and the defense committing two errors in the bottom of the 1st inning. The Chucks had active… Read More »

Football coaches release football-only conference plan

CWS Sports Desk August 2, 2018 Stevens Point— The Wisconsin Football Coaches Association and the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association released a football-only conference alignment proposal for the 2020 season to member schools Monday. Football-Only Conference Alignment Placements The objective of the plan is to form a football-only conference model that brings uniformity to the number… Read More »

Chaps end Dairyland League season with win over Wood Ducks

By Steve Pilz For CWS July 31, 2018 Marshfield-–  The Marshfield Chaparral amateur baseball team concluded their Dairyland League schedule Monday night at Jack Hackman Field with a 7-4 win over the Minoqua Wood Ducks. The Chaps (16-2) conclude their home schedule Wednesday night against Everest at 7:30 PM in what will be Wenzel Farm… Read More »

Rafters fall in 12 to Rivets’ walk-off

CWS Sports Desk July 31, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (27-31, 12-11 2nd half) fell in extra innings to the Rockford Rivets (25-33, 7-17 2nd half) 3-2. Both clubs traded leads and held a 2-2 tie from the sixth frame until the bottom of the twelfth where Kian O’Brien hit a walk-off home run to… Read More »

Chinooks’ late home run downs Woodchucks

For CWS July 29, 2018 Wausau— Dallas Beaver’s opposite field home run with two outs in the top of the ninth lifted the Lakeshore Chinooks to a 5-4 win over the Wisconsin Woodchucks this afternoon at Athletic Park. A two-out rally in the third gave the Woodchucks a 2-0 lead.  Payton Nelson and Brandt Broussard walked,… Read More »

Track and Field & Cross Country changes simplify uniform rule

CWS Sports Desk July 29, 2018 Indianapolis, IN– Further simplification of the uniform rule in track and field, and clarification on the method of determining the order of finish in cross country highlight 2019 rules changes in those two high school sports. Seven changes were recommended by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS)… Read More »

Rafters fall to Mallards in season series finale

For CWS July 20 2018 Madison— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (22-29, 7-9 2nd half) fell to the Madison Mallards (36-16, 8-8 2nd half) 7-1 in Madison, WI Friday night. Madison once again used a big inning to pull away from the Rafters. The Mallards started the scoring in the third. After loading the bases, Tyler Plantier delivered… Read More »

Rafters lose late to Mallards

For CWS July 19, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids–The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (22-28, 7-8 2nd half) fell to the Madison Mallards (35-16, 7-8 2nd half) 9-3 at Witter Field. The Rafters trailed by two entering the ninth, but the Mallards scored four times in the inning to move their advantage to six. Madison scored three in the first frame… Read More »

Woodchucks drop tough one to Bombers

For CWS July 17, 2018 Wausau— The Woodchucks came into tonight’s game back home at the Athletic Park opening up a four game home stand against the Battle Creek Bombers. The Chucks went 2-2 on the four game road trip. The Bombers offense got off to a good start and the Chucks could not get… Read More »

Woodchucks drop tough one in Madison

For CWS July 15, 2018 Wausau— The Woodchucks came into this afternoons game in Madison looking for the sweep against the Madison Mallards and coming off a huge 21-12 win. The game was back and fourth throughout but the Mallards took the lead in the middle innings and held on for the 5-3 win. The… Read More »