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Hudson players celebrate a fumble recovery in the second quarter of their 34-7 win at Menomonie Friday night. Bob Burrows photo.

UPDATE: Raiders cap first undefeated football season since 1966; host ECM in playoff opener

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Hudson dominated Menomonie in a battle between the only two undefeated teams in the Big Rivers Conference Friday night, Oct. 12, posting a 34-7 victory at Williams Stadium to claim their second Big Rivers Conference championship and first undefeated regular season since 1966.


After a scoreless first quarter, Dan Loughney ran for one touchdown and Mike Hommes scored a pair of TDs to stake the Raiders to a 20-0 halftime lead.

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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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