• News for Sports

    Friday, March 15, 2019
    Cullen Holt hired as Radio Broadcaster and Director of Media Relations Wisconsin Rapids, WI- The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters are pleased to announce Cullen Holt as the Radio Broadcaster and Director of Media Relations for the 2019 season. Holt, a California native, will provide live play-by-play for all 72 of the Rafters’ Northwoods League contests on WFHR AM 1320, as well as manage the ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    Mrs. Rebecca Sturdy at Grant Elementary announced as 2019 winner The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters, in partnership with Skyward Inc., are pleased to announce the recipient of the 2019 Skyward Central Wisconsin Teacher of the Year Award. Mrs. Rebecca Sturdy, a fifth-grade teacher at Grant Elementary School, was recently acknowledged of her award during class on Tuesday, February 26th. Mrs. Sturdy ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Member, Member News, Press Release, Sports
    Friday, March 01, 2019
                    High School All-Americans, now Virginia freshmen, Dragum and Greenly sign with Wisconsin Rapids After wrapping up successful high school careers, University of Virginia freshmen Jack Dragum and Bryce Greenly will be joining the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters for the summer of 2019 the team announced Thursday. Originally from Mechanicsville, Viginia, Dragum was a state champion and ...read more
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    Wednesday, February 20, 2019
    Through its Share the Glove initiative, the Northwoods League Foundation will award $2500 in baseball or softball equipment to one youth organization in each of its 22 markets Wisconsin Rapids – The Northwoods League Foundation will be awarding more than $55,000 in youth baseball and softball equipment through 22 Share the Glove grants to be awarded this Spring. Each grant, with an ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article, Sports
    Tuesday, February 19, 2019
    Team Hires Over 70 Local Employees Each Season Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. – Are you ready to follow your dream of working for a sports team? Are you an energetic person with a positive attitude, great work ethic, and enjoy working with people? If so, then a summer job with the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters may be right for you! This experience will allow you to be a part of the Rafters for up to 36 ...read more
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