Weather Forecast

The Raider softball team practices for the first time at its new home, Field No. 5, at Grandview Park last Thursday. First-year head coach Jim Revoir said a large group of volunteers has worked to get the field ready for the team's home opener April 13. Photo by Bob Burrows

New coach, new field for softball team


New Raider softball coach Jim Revoir uses one word repeatedly when describing his thoughts about the program: Impressed.

From the players to the coaching staff and community and school support, Revoir said everything's coming together.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

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.
(715) 426-1047