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Junior Jeff Schmitz rears back before firing a pitch to the plate in the second inning of the Raider baseball team's 5-3 victory over Red Wing last Tuesday at Grandview Park. Photo by Bob Burrows

Baseball team edges Wingers


After going 2-2 in four nonconference games to start the season, Hudson baseball coach Ryan Huppert deemed the Raiders ready for Thursday's Big Rivers Conference opener against Menomonie.

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Bob Burrows
Bob Burrows has been sports editor at the River Falls Journal since 1996 and at the Hudson Star-Observer since 2009. Prior to joining the Journal, Burrows served as sports editor with Ledger Publications in Balsam Lake, Wis. A native of Bayonne, N.J. and a U.S. Navy veteran, Burrows attended Marquette University before completing his studies at UW-River Falls in 1992.
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