Category Archives: Rafters

Walk off blast sinks Rafters

For CWS July 13, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (20-25, 5-5 2nd half) were swept by the Green Bay Bullfrogs (15-31, 3-7 2ndhalf) in the two-game series. After tying the game at four in the ninth, a walk-off blast from Matthew Acosta gave Green Bay the win. Wisconsin Rapids struck first in their very… Read More »

Rafters sweep Rivets in two-game series 

CWS Sports Desk July 11, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (20-23) bested the Rockford Rivets (19-23) 8-2 to earn their second sweep of the second half. Steven Rivas earned home run No. 10 on the season as the Rafters scored eight times on six hits. The Rafters struck first for the second straight… Read More »

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 »

Rafters earn a split with Dock Spiders

CWS Sports Desk July 7, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (18-21, 3-1 2nd half) defeated the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders (22-17, 1-3 2nd half) by three runs in a quality win on the road. The Rafters got the party started in the fourth when a Dock Spider error allowed Victor Carlino (Long Beach State)… 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 »

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 »

Rafters’ blast not enough to finish Mallards

CWS Sports Desk July 3, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids– The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (15-20) fell to the Madison Mallards (28-8) by two runs for the second straight night. Down by five after five innings, the cranberry and gold came within two runs and forced Madison to bring out their closer Trace Norkus to save it in… Read More »