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Kellen Pearson stretches at the beginning of Tuesday morning's strength and conditioning session of Hudson's Raider Elite Program in the middle school gym. Nearly 200 high school student-athletes are taking part in the 11-week program. Photo by Bob Burrows

Striving for excellence: Raider athletes spending the summer working to improve


While many kids look to summer for a break from school-related activities, nearly 200 Hudson High School student-athletes are spending 11 weeks of their summer looking to get better in their respective sports.

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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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