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Wisconsin Rapids Rafters

Rafters end season on winning note

Caps most successful season in franchise history More>>

Rafters manage just four hits in loss to Lakeshore

Rafters close season vs. Lakeshore Sunday at home More>>

Huge Inning, Errors Hamper Rafters in Battle Creek

Rafters 5-0 lead crumbles late behind Bombers 8-run 7th inning More>>

Rafters Capture Record 25th Win Over First Place Woodchucks

The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (9-21, 25-39 overall) won their 25th game of the season Monday at Witter Field. More>>

Rafters Lose One-Run Affair in 100th Home Game

Wormington Throws Seven; Late Homer Beats Wisconsin Rapids for 7th Straight Loss More>>

Rafters Roughed Up by Express

The Rafters never led in the game, as the Express jumped all over Cam Seidl (JR, UW-Stevens Point), who made a spot start for Wisconsin Rapids. More>>

Rafters drop fourth straight

Express hit go-ahead HR in 8th More>>

Rafters lose series finale in Madison

Start 2-game series at Lakeshore Sunday More>>

Mallards Grand Slam Powers Down Rafters

Bill Makes His Shortest Start, Three Madison Homers Send Mallards Past Rafters 10-2. More>>

Rafters come up short in La Crosse

The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (6-11, 22-29 overall) scored first Saturday night once again but dropped to the La Crosse Loggers (8-8, 34-17 overall) for the second straight night, losing 5-2. Bo Henning More>>

Rafters Shut Down by Gunn

Alex Gunn Goes Full Nine, Rafters Allow Final Nine Runs.  More>>

Pettibone, Lowery dominant as Chucks win 5-2

The Wisconsin Woodchucks used great performances on the mound by Austin Pettibone and Jackson Lowery to defeat the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 5-2 and sweep the Rafters in a two-game set.

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Rafters take series against Mallards

Rafters score 7 runs in first 2 innings More>>

Rafters Power Past Mallards

The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters matched a season high in hits en route to a 10-8 win at Warner Park in Madison on Friday.  More>>

Rafters take down Mallards, 9-3

Play Green Bay Thursday More>>

Rafters win streak comes to an end

The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters team-record eight-game winning streak came to an end with a 3-2 loss in La Crosse Friday. The La Crosse Loggers took the lead in the eighth inning and held on for the victory. More>>

Rafters rally falls short

Josh Cyr (JR, Univ. of North Alabama) came up with a clutch hit in ninth, but the big hit was few and far between for the Rafters who stranded 12 runners Sunday, losing to the Lakeshore Chinooks 9-5. The More>>

Rafters fall to Chinooks, 7-2

The Rafters were knocked around for a season-high 17 hits Saturday night in front of 1,324 fans at Witter Park, losing to the upstart Lakeshore Chinooks 7-2. The Chinooks stand at first in the NWL South More>>

Strong start from Heller not good enough for Rafters

Size didn't matter Sunday night, as diminutive lefty Matt Trowbridge tossed a gem against the Rafters, as Wisconsin Rapids lost again on the road to the Eau Claire Express, this time 2-1. Another late-inning More>>

Northwoods' League announces Rawlings' big stick winners

(ROCHESTER, MN) The Northwoods League is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2011 Rawlings "Big Stick" Award. This award is given to the player at each position who had the best batting average during More>>

Rafters Close out 2011 with Home Loss

The Rafters complete their second season with the highest win total in team history.  More>>

Rafters Get No-Hit in Eau Claire

Doyle Holds His Own in Pitcher's Duel More>>

Early deficit too much for Rafters

Wisconsin Rapids - The Eau Claire Express used a four run ninth inning to blow a close game open and beat the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 8-1 Wednesday night. The Rafters had just four total hits as their More>>

Montgomery Drives in 4 Runs as Rafters Top Waterloo

Rapids Puts Together 2nd 3-Game Win Streak of Season More>>

Cyr Drives in 4 Runs To Help Rafters Past Bucks

Wis Rapids Survives Late Rally in 8-7 Road Win More>>

Cyr homer helps Rafters beat Bucks

Wisconsin Rapids - Just 24 hours removed from the heartbreak of a one run loss, the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters inflicted that same heartbreak on the Waterloo Bucks, sealing a 3-2 victory Thursday night with More>>

Rafters Come Up A Run Short in Madison

Mallards Walk Off With Win Over Rapids More>>

Rafters Notch 7-4 Win Over Madison

Jirschele Has 3 Hits & 2 RBI in Win More>>

Susdorf's 6 RBI leads Chucks over Rafters

Wisconsin Rapids - In an offense-laden battle, the Wisconsin Woodchucks, on the strength of a six-RBI performance by Danny Susdorf, beat the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 15-7. The Rafters jumped all over More>>

Despite Standings, 'Chucks & Rafters Still Chase a Championship

Teams Enter Week Tied For 2nd-to-Last in South Division More>>

Chucks beat Rafters after blowing lead in 9th

(WAUSAU) - Aaron Gates hit a walk-off bases-loaded single with two outs in the bottom of the 10th inning Sunday afternoon, scoring pinch-runner Mike Gerber to give the Wisconsin Woodchucks a 4—3 victory More>>

Rafters take game two from Chucks

Wisconsin Rapids - After winning the first game of a double-header 8-3, the Wisconsin Woodchucks dropped game two to the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters by a score of 8-4. The Woodchucks struck first with More>>

Rafters Fall to Loggers in La Crosse

Fail to Protect Early Lead on the Road More>>

5-run 8th Inning Dooms Rafters vs. La Crosse

Bautista Pitches Well for 6 Innings More>>

Rafters fall to Green Bay, 4-2

(GREEN BAY) - With a slim lead late in a pitcher's duel, the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters let victory slip through their hands in a 4-2 loss to the Green Bay Bullfrogs Sunday afternoon. Tied at one after More>>

Schwendel solid as Rafters win 5-0

(GREEN BAY) - Revenge is a dish best served with a shut-out. The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters turned the tables on the Green Bay Bullfrogs Saturday night, answering a prior nights shut out with a 5-0 shut-out More>>

Pitching struggles early, Rafters fall from first

Wisconsin Rapids - With just two hits over their final four at bats, the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters never overcame an early two run deficit in an 8-4 loss to the Eau Claire Express Thursday night. After More>>

Rafters win, tied for division lead

Eau Claire - It turns out a lack-luster first inning did not set the tone for the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters Wednesday night as the Rafters scored six runs over the fifth, sixth and seventh, to erase a two More>>

Molitor Headlines Northwoods League All-Star Festivities

Addresses Players, Signs Fan Autographs, and Throws Out First Pitch More>>

North Beats South in Northwoods League All-Star Game

Rafters P Debilzen Strikes Out 2 In Front of Home Crowd More>>

Teams and Players Ready for All-Star Game

The Rafters organization and area players get ready for the All-Star game to be played on Monday night.  More>>

All-Star festivities get under way with home run derby

(WAOW) - The Northwoods League All-Star game will be held at Witter Park in Wisconsin Rapids Monday. Sunday, the Rafters held events to get their fans into the all-star spirit. Players were there to More>>

Rafters add additional seating for All-Star game

Wisconsin Rapids - With a record crowd expected at Historic Witter Field in Wisconsin Rapids this Monday, July 18th for the 2011 Marshfield Clinic Northwoods League All-Star Game, the Rafters have taken More>>

Rafters fall out of first with 10-inning loss

Battle Creek, MI - A magical week in the history of the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters came to a disappointing close with a 7-6, ten inning loss to the Battle Creek Bombers Saturday night. Trailing 4-3 into More>>

Rafters bury Bombers

Battle Creek, MI - The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters scored eight runs over their first three at bats and cruised to an 11-2 win over the Battle Creek Bombers on the road Friday night. After Alex Edward drove More>>

Rafters climb above .500 with win over Battle Creek

Wisconsin Rapids - Michael Huckabay did not allow a base runner to the Battle Creek Bombers until the fourth, and held them scoreless into the seventh, and helped the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters cruise to More>>

Rafters Fall to .500 with Loss to Battle Creek

The Rafters give up three runs in the ninth inning for the loss.  More>>

Rafters Sweep 3-Game Series Against Madison

Edward Drives in Both Runs in 2-0 Victory More>>

Trio of Woodchucks & Rafter Debilzen Make NWL All-Star Game

UWSP Pitcher Iverson Is Amongst Woodchucks Honorees More>>

Rafters pick up second straight win

Madison - One strong start, zero errors and seven runs all equaled a second straight win for the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters as they defeated the Madison Mallards 7-1 Sunday night. The win gives the Rafters, More>>

Rafters pick up first win of second half

Madison - A second half run cannot be made without first winning a game. The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters took care of that Saturday night with a 7-2 win over the Madison Mallards at Warner Park. A single More>>

Woodchucks Open 2nd Half of Season With Win Over Rafters

Briner Strikes Out 10 as His Offense Scores 10 More>>

Rafters Sunk by Green Bay

Green Bay Builds Lead Early More>>

Rafters Doubled-Up in La Crosse

Wisconsin Rapids Strands 11 Baserunners in Loss More>>

Rafters Win 2nd Straight Over Waterloo

Improve to 4-1 vs. Bucks this year More>>

Rafters Earn Extra-Innings Win Over Waterloo

Koback Singles Home Game-Winner in 10th More>>

Rafters Get a Road Win in Battle Creek

Score all 3 runs in 3-2 win during 8th inning More>>

Woodchucks & Rafters Rained Out at Witter Field

No Make-up Date Immediately Announced More>>

Chucks use big 6th inning to beat Rafters

Wausau - In a pitcher's duel after five innings Tuesday night, the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters chances at a victory slipped away after the Wisconsin Woodchucks scored five runs in the sixth inning en route More>>

Rafters fall to Madison

Madison - Trailing all afternoon, the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters tied the game with two outs in their final at bat, but could never take a lead in extras as the Madison Mallards won 5-4 in ten innings. A More>>

Rafters Rained Out in Green Bay

Will Play Doubleheader on July 22nd More>>

Rafters Drop Series Opener in Green Bay

3B Brandon Hohl Goes 4-4 in the Loss More>>

Rafters Lose Extra Innings Battle in Eau Claire

Rapids Erases 9th-Inning Deficit But Falls Short More>>

Rafters pick up first home win of season

Wisconsin Rapids - With a dominating performance on the mound, excellent defense, and just enough hitting, the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters notched their first home win of the season 2-1 over the Eau Claire More>>

Rafters Lose to Eau Claire at Home

Brian Hills tosses a quality start, but takes the loss.  More>>

Rafters Lose in Rainy La Crosse

Wheeler Has a Hand in Both Rafters Runs More>>

Rafters See 2-Game Win Streak Snapped by La Crosse

Wisconsin Rapids Falls to 2-7 on the Season More>>

Rafters Earn 2nd Straight Win

Top Waterloo for 2nd Win of Season More>>

Rafters Win First Game of Season

Starter Brad Douthit sets a team record by pitching eight innings.  More>>

Koback Drafted By Red Sox in 10th Round

SPASH Grad Goes 322nd Overall More>>

Rafters Stretch Winless Start to 6 Games

Drop 8-7 Decision in Waterloo More>>

Rafters Outslugged by Bombers

The Rafters hit three home runs, but for the second night in a row, it isn't enough.  More>>

Rafters Lose in Extras

The loss drops the Rafters to 0-4 on the year.  More>>

Rafters Sign LSU Sophomore Edward

Hit .279 with 27 RBI this Season More>>

Rafters Sign a Pair to 2011 Roster

Ink Both an Infielder and an Outfielder More>>

Rafters Add New Seats to Witter Field

Element Mobile Home Plate Club features 40 new seats More>>

Rafters sign Illinois infielders for upcoming summer season

The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters added a pair of Big Ten Conference teammates today, when they officially announced the signings of sophomore infielders Brandon Hohl and Bill Charvat. More>>

Rafters Re-sign Left-handed Pitcher

Arreola Was 2nd on Team in Strikeouts Last Year More>>

Both Chucks and Rafters Will Open 2011 at Home

Woodchucks Rematch Playoff Loss to League Champ Eau Claire More>>

Rafters Ink Shortstop from Valparaiso

Teams Makes First Signing of Offseason More>>

Rafters Kern Named NWL Executive of the Year

Guided Team Through Inaugural Season More>>

Rafters Bring Back Assistant Coach Tavelli for 2011

Joins Laverty and Hessel as Returning Coaches More>>

Rafters Manager Laverty Will Return For 2011

Rapids Went 20-50 in Inaugural Northwoods League Campaign More>>

Rafters Win Season Finale

Largest Crowd in Franchise History Sees 5-4 Win Over Battle Creek More>>

Rafters fall at Witter to Bombers 10-7

The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters discovered single inning heroics cannot account for seven errors as they lost 10-7 to the Battle Creek Bombers Sunday night. More>>

Rafters hold off Bombers 7-6

It looked bleak for the Rafters late Saturday night, but a six run explosion in the eighth brightened their outlook in route to 7-6 comeback win against the Battle Creek Bombers. More>>

Rafters Routed By Eau Claire in Rain-Shortened Affair

Palermo's Homerun is Lone Bright Spot For Rapids More>>

Chucks top Rafters 10-7 Saturday at Witter Field

The Wisconsin Woodchucks (16-10, 34-27) played yet another back and forth game with the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (7-22, 18-43) and scored 3 runs in the 9th to break a 7-7 tie and won 10-7 at Witter Field Saturday night.  The Woodchucks finish the 2010 season 6-4 against the Rafters. More>>

Chucks hold off Rafters 8-7 at Witter Field

The Wisconsin Woodchucks (15-10, 33-27) have played close games with the Wisconsin Rapids Rafter (7-21, 18-43) all season and Friday night was no exception as the Woodchucks won 8-7.  The game included 6 lead changes and was tight the whole way. More>>

Rafters top Chucks in 11 innings 6-4

The Wisconsin Woodchucks (14-10, 32-27) battled all day with the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (7-20, 18-24) but finally lost in the 11th inning 6-4 Thursday night.  The Woodchucks had their first lead in the 11th inning before Brian Emberry hit a walkoff homer to send the Rafters home happy. More>>

Rafters Drop 8th Straight

Wisconsin Rapids native Howie Heinrich makes his Rafters debut More>>

Rafters drop both games of doubleheader in Green Bay

The Green Bay Bullfrogs held the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters scoreless through the first nine innings of baseball Monday night as the Rafters lost a suspended game 7-4, then a full nine inning game 6-4 in Green Bay. More>>

Mallards' Rusty Shellhorn tosses no-hitter as Mallards shut out Rafters 4-0

A third straight pitcher's duel between the Madison Mallards and Wisconsin Rapids Rafters ended in historic fashion Sunday night as Rusty Shellhorn tossed the first no hitter in Mallards history to beat the Rafters 4-0. More>>

Rafters blow another lead in 5-4 loss to Madison

Two big flies from Jenzen Torres had the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters in position for a one run win Saturday night, but a clutch two run single in the bottom of the eighth for the Madison Mallards beat the Rafters 5-4. More>>

Rafters fall on road to Madison 7-3

The nature of a one run game is such that it can turn in an instant. The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters know that all too well after a 3-2 Rafters lead into the eighth became a 7-3 loss to the Madison Mallards Friday night. More>>

Rafters split doubleheader in Battle Creek

Rapids visits Madison next on Friday Rapids visits Madison next on Friday

With just three hits in game one, the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters needed a lift in game two of Thursday's Battle Creek double header. That lift came in the form of five and two thirds innings of one run baseball from Tommy Organ, en route to a 3-1 win over the Bombers. More>>

Rafters Postponed in Battle Creek

Will Play a Doubleheader on Thursday More>>

Koback's Big Night Not Enough For Rafters

SPASH Grad Reaches Base 5 Times in 5-4 Loss More>>

Rafters' miscues cost Rapids in 3-2 loss to Waterloo

Defensive miscues plagued the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters in a 3-2 loss to the Waterloo Bucks Monday night. All three of the Waterloo runs came home unearned as the result of three Rafters errors. More>>

Rafters rout first place Express 8-1

The story of the game became the lopsided final score and a great pitching performance from Jesse Arreola. But early on the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters scored with two outs in three different innings on their way to an 8-1 win over the Eau Claire Express Sunday. More>>

Rafters throttled in Saturday doubleheader by Eau Claire

The Rafters visit Eau Claire on Sunday The Rafters visit Eau Claire on Sunday

Saturday's day night double-header should have provided a tale of two games, but instead both turned out in similar fashion as the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters dropped both ends of a double header to the Eau Claire Express. Outscored 26 to three on the night, a 13-2 final and a 13-1 final propelled the Express to the Saturday sweep. More>>

Rafters Edge Chucks in 10 Innings

Wausau, WI - Friday, the Wisconsin Woodchucks lost a 10 inning thriller to Wisconsin Rapids 3-2. The ‘Chucks fall to 8-4, while the Rafters advance to 4-7. Brad Douthit (1-4) got the win, while Eric More>>

Pitchers Duel Turns Into Lopsided Chucks Win Over Rafters

Wisconsin Scores 7 in the Final 2 Innings More>>

Former Big Leaguers Host Baseball Camp in Stevens Point

Johnstone, Gantner, and others teach baseball to kids More>>

Rafters' Koback hits triple in All-Star game

Wisconsin Rapids Rafter outfielder Cody Koback was the area's lone representative taking the field in last night's Northwoods League all-star game.  The UW-Stevens Point sophomore went 1 for 2 at the plate, hitting a 2-out triple in the bottom of the ninth. More>>

Koback and McClaren Excited for NWL All-Star Game

McClaren Will Miss Game With Tightness in Throwing Arm More>>

Rafters fall in extras at La Crosse 4-3

Trailing 2-1 into their half of the ninth, the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters scored a single run to force extras, and then fell victim to a La Crosse Logger walk-off hit for a 3-2 final Sunday. More>>

Rafters hold off Loggers 2-1

Losing your starter after just an inning and two thirds due to a rain delay can often hamper a club's chances at a win. But the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters got clutch pitching from three relievers to beat the La Crosse Loggers 2-1 Friday night. More>>

Rafters are shut out by La Crosse 9-0

The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters dropped their third straight game on Friday night falling at La Crosse 9-0.  Rapids hits the field again on Saturday and Sunday as well visiting those same Loggers in the final two games before the Northwoods League All-Star break. More>>

Rafters lose first game at Green Bay; 2nd game is suspended

Whether it was the 8:05 first pitch, the 6-2-1 put out, the soggy outfield, a batter hit in the head, or the mere fact they were playing baseball after midnight, Thursday turned into a memorable, if not pleasant night for the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters. More>>

Rafters Game Postponed on Wednesday

Will Play a Doubleheader on August 3rd More>>

Rafters Split 2-Game Series With Mallards

Lose 5-2 at Witter Field on Tuesday More>>

Two Woodchucks and One Rafter Make All-Star Team

UWSP Sophomore & SPASH Grad Cody Koback Gets Nod More>>

Rafters Blank Mallards for 2nd Win of 2nd Half

Running Pitches 6 Scoreless Innings for Rapids More>>

Rafters to Host "Kids Day" at Witter Field

Deal Includes Ticket to Tuesday's Game More>>

Rafters are shut out for third time this season falling to Waterloo 6-0

The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters managed just four hits and only one scoring threat as they fell 6-0 to the Waterloo Bucks Sunday afternoon. More>>

Rafters Snap Five-Game Skid at Waterloo

(WAOW) - Whether it was residual magic from a trip to the actual site of the Field of Dreams movie, or the five hits combined from the one and two hitters, the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters beat the Waterloo More>>

Rafters drop fifth straight losing to Waterloo 4-2

The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters lost their fifth straight game and their first of the second half of the season falling at Waterloo 4-2.  Rapids hits the field again Saturday visiting those same Bucks. More>>

Rafters drop fourth straight to end first half losing to Madison 4-3

The Madison Mallards found one more answer than the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters did Thursday night in a 4-3 win at home. Each team came from behind at least once and the game stood tied at 2-2 as well as 3-3. The Mallards though pushed across a run in their half of the sixth to take the lead for good. More>>

Rafters fall at Madison 11-5

The loss drops Wisconsin Rapids to 11-21 on the season The loss drops Wisconsin Rapids to 11-21 on the season

The fourth home run of the game Wednesday night provided the crushing blow in an 11-5 loss for the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters at the hands of the Madison Mallards. More>>

Wisconsin Native Returns from Ohio to Play For Rafters

Hallberg Plays Collegiately at Ohio State More>>

Pointer duo calling Rapids home for Northwoods season with Rafters

Cody Koback currently leads the Rafters in batting average and RBI Cody Koback currently leads the Rafters in batting average and RBI

As the Rafters are in their inaugural season at Witter Field in Wisconsin Rapids, two local kids are also calling the town home for the summer season, Pointer teammates Cody Koback and Justin Jirschele. More>>

Rafters game against Eau Claire at Hackman Field postponed

Game will be made up as part of doubleheader against Express on July 24th Game will be made up as part of doubleheader against Express on July 24th

Heavy rains throughout the day forced the postponement of the game between the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters and Eau Claire Express scheduled to take place in Marshfield Monday. More>>

Rafter Offense Gets Going in 4-3 Win Against Loggers

WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI - The ticking time-bomb that is the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters offense may have made its loudest tick Sunday afternoon in a 4-3 walk-off win over the La Crosse Loggers. Tied at three More>>

Rafters Drop Second Straight to Lacrosse

Wisconsin Rapids, WI - On the strength of two sac flies and three late runs the La Crosse Loggers (16-13) beat the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (10-18) 5-1 Saturday night at Witter Field. In the eighth inning More>>

Rafters Fall in La Crosse

Embery Homers in 7-1 Defeat More>>

Rafters Prevail in Pitchers Duel With Bucks

Embery Drives In Lone Run of Game More>>

Rafters fall in extras to Waterloo 4-3

Wisconsin Rapids hosts Waterloo again on Thursday night Wisconsin Rapids hosts Waterloo again on Thursday night

The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters dropped their game Wednesday night against Waterloo 4-3 in 10 innings. More>>

Waterloo throttles Rafters 15-0 at Witter Field

Waterloo Bucks (14-12) starter Taylor Massey at one point retired ten consecutive batters en route to a 15-0 complete game shut-out over the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (9-15) Tuesday night. More>>

Rafters Win Second Straight

Battle Creek, MI - Under ominous skies the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters loaded the bases in the top of the first, then cashed in a four run inning after an hour and thirty minute rain delay on their way to More>>

Rafters Win, Chucks Delayed Again

By Sean Giggy (WAOW) - The Woodchucks in Lacrosse facing the Loggers last night. These two finished up Friday night's rain delayed game and the Loggers won that one 9-8 behind five runs in the ninth inning. Saturday's More>>

Baudino Holds Lacrosse to Three Hits as Rafters Win

Wisconsin Rapids - Matt Baudino would simply not allow a fourth straight loss on his record. A loser in his first three, Baudino fought his way in and out of trouble, before finishing the night with six More>>

Rafters Lose to Fast-Starting La Crosse

Rapids Gets to Within 4-2, But No Closer More>>

Chucks and Rafters split doubleheader Tuesday at Bukolt Park

The Wisconsin Woodchucks and Wisconsin Rapids Rafters split their doubleheader on Tuesday at Bukolt Park in Stevens Point. More>>

Woodchucks and Rafters Rained Out After 3 Innings

Rafters Will Lead 2-1 in Top of 4th When Game Resumes on Tuesday More>>

Rafters drop another to Madison 8-2 at Witter Field

The Rafters open a two-game set against the Chucks on Monday The Rafters open a two-game set against the Chucks on Monday

A scoreless sixth could have had the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters looking at a 2-1 win, instead the Madison Mallards plated seven in the inning to cruise to an 8-2 win despite two late Rafter runs. More>>

Rafters fall on road to Madison 10-6

Jenzen Torres homered in the first inning to put the Rafters up 1-0, but three Madison runs in the bottom of the first had the Rafters playing catch-up all night. Solo home runs from Brian Embery and Ryan Palermo only dented the lead as the Rafters fell 10-6 to the Mallards Saturday night. More>>

Chucks win, Rafters lose on Saturday

The Wisconsin Woodchucks got a road win over Waterloo 6-5 on Saturday while the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters fell on the road at Madison 10-6.  Both teams are back on the field on Sunday against those same opponents. More>>

Rafters Split a Doubleheader in Green Bay

Win Game 1 and Lose Nightcap, both by 3-2 Scores More>>

Koback's Big Night Can't Lead Rafters to Win

SPASH Grad Blasts First Rafters HR at Witter Field More>>

Rafters Rained Out Again in Green Bay

Will Play A Doubleheader on Thursday More>>

Rafters grab first road win of season beating Chucks 7-5 at Athletic Park

The Rafters won their third game of the season on Sunday night The Rafters won their third game of the season on Sunday night

The offense arrived early, and just often enough in a 7-5 Rafters victory over the Wisconsin Woodchucks Sunday. More>>

Chucks shut out Rafters 2-0 at Athletic Park

The Woodchucks shut out the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 2-0 on Saturday night at Athletic Park paced by Chris Licon's work on the mound who pitched the complete game in keeping the zero on the board for Rapids.  The two teams go back at it again on Sunday at 5pm at Athletic Park. More>>

Chucks Win First-Ever Meeting With Rafters

Wisconsin Opens 3-Game Weekend Series With 5-1 Victory More>>

Rafters pick up second win of year 7-3 over Battle Creek

The Rafter's offense burst out for their largest run total to date in a 7-3 win Wednesday, over the visiting Battle Creek Bombers. More>>

Rafters grab first win of the season beating Green Bay 3-0 at Witter Field

Former Wisconsin Rapids Twin Moe Hill is honored before the Rafters game against Green Bay Former Wisconsin Rapids Twin Moe Hill is honored before the Rafters game against Green Bay

There are still 65 games to focus on, but for now the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters can step back and savor win number one, a 3-0 victory over the Green Bay Bullfrogs. More>>

Rafters open home season at Witter Field but Wisconsin Rapids falls to Eau Claire 7-0

Pointer and now Rafter Justin Jirschele bats for Wisconsin Rapids during the team's first game at Witter Field Pointer and now Rafter Justin Jirschele bats for Wisconsin Rapids during the team's first game at Witter Field

From the first pitch to the last explosion of fireworks, the excitement over baseball's debut back in Wisconsin Rapids remained high despite a 7-0 Rafters loss to the Eau Claire Express. More>>

Rafters game in Eau Claire postponed due to weather

Wisconsin Rapids will make up the game as part of a doubleheader on July 6th Wisconsin Rapids will make up the game as part of a doubleheader on July 6th

A soggy, tarp covered field greeted the Rafters on arrival in Eau Claire today. Steady drizzle pelted the area throughout the early afternoon prompting the umpires and coaches to determine the field unplayable. The game will be made up as part of a double header on July, 6 when the Rafters return to Eau Claire. More>>

Rafters fall to 0-3 on season after 3-2 loss to Eau Claire

For the second straight night the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters put the go-ahead run on base in the top of the ninth inning, but could not pick up a clutch hit and dropped their third straight, 3-2 to the Eau Claire Express. More>>

Rafters Fall to 0-2 in Waterloo

Swept in 2-game inaugural series More>>

Rafters hold first practice in preps for inaugural season

Several players were at Witter Field on Monday for their first official practice of the year, Rapids getting ready for its opener Wednesday visiting Waterloo, and the team is excited for its inauguaral season. More>>

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