Tag Archives: Rafters

Rafters conclude six game home stand tonight with tilt against Woodchucks

CWS Sports Desk June 11, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Rafters bested the Woodchucks in a 1-0 shutout on Sunday afternoon. They advanced to 8-5 on the season.  The win has the Rafters in second place in the South Division standings. The Rafters conclude the home series with the Wisconsin Woodchucks tonight. The Woodchucks posted three hits yesterday, outdone by… Read More »

Emily Steines promoted to Assistant GM-Corporate Service & Marketing

CWS Sports Desk June 10, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids—  The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters have announced that Emily Steines has been promoted to Assistant General Manager-Corporate Service & Marketing. The announcement was made today by General Manager John Fanta. “Emily has really stepped up to be a top leader for the organization and this is a direct… Read More »

Rafters break free from the web defeating Dock Spiders 11-2

CWS Sports Desk June 8, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids—  The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters scored nine runs between the fourth and fifth innings to take down the Dock Spiders 11-2 in game one of the season series. After Fond du Lac scored one in the first, the Rafters plated a run of their own as Payton Robertson… Read More »

Rafters outlast Bombers 9-4

CWS Sports Desk June 7, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids—  The Bombers struck first but the Rafters had the last laugh Thursday night defeating Battle Creek by a final of 9-4. Battle Creek struck first in the second with a leadoff home run from Zach Gartner. The cranberry and gold responded with a three-run bottom of the… Read More »

Rafters nail down 11-2 win over Rivets

CWS Sports Desk June 5, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— After losing by eight to Rockford last night, Wisconsin Rapids put up nine runs in one inning and would win by nine splitting the two-game series with the Rivets on an 11-2 win. With two outs in the sixth, the Rafters would get four consecutive base hits.… Read More »

Rafters downed by Rivets 13-5

CWS Sports Desk June 4, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Rafters struck first and blasted their second home run of the season as Steven Rivas (Long Beach State) went yard again but the Rivets would score eight times in the third and would hold a lead from then onward. In the top of the third, Bret… Read More »

Rafters squash Bullfrogs and even series

CWS Sports Desk June 3, 2018 Green Bay— After losing by seven to Green Bay at home last night, Wisconsin Rapids returned the favor at Joannes Stadium defeating the Bullfrogs by twelve runs in a 13-1 win. Jake Dunham (Northern Illinois) got the scoring started in the second with a double plating Mitch Mallek (St. Cloud… Read More »

Bullfrogs rough up Rafters

CWS Sports Desk June 3, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters fall to 3-2 on the season after a tough loss to Big Top Baseball rival: Green Bay Bullfrogs. The cranberry and gold fell 5-12 against the Frogs in their second home game of the season. Green Bay went up early with a home… Read More »

Rafters complete sweep in home opener

CWS Sports Desk June 1, 2018 Wisconsin Rapids— The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters move to 3-1 on the season and sport a three-game win streak after tonight’s contest against the Wisconsin Woodchucks who are now 1-3. The Rafters started off hot in tonight’s home opener. After a three-up-three-down inning,the Rafters responded heavily with four hits in a row. Steven Rivas… Read More »

Rafters clinch winning road trip with 8-4 win over Woodchucks

CWS Sports Desk May 31, 2018 Wausau— The Rafters scored eight runs on 10 hits, committed four errors, but held on to four-run lead by stranding 11 Woodchucks baserunners in an 8-4 win. The cranberry and gold struck first in the second with an RBI single from Tommy Szczasny (Northern Illinois) and scored Jordan Larson… Read More »

Rafters take road series finale from Mallards 3-1

CWS Sports Desk May 30, 2018 Madison— The Rafters scored three runs while Madison committed three errors in the field to win game two of the season series by a final of 3-1. The cranberry and gold struck first in the third. Bret Fehr (SIU-Edwardsville) hit a single to right to get things started. Fehr… Read More »