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After a thrilling 12-inning victory over Big Rivers Conference rival Eau Claire Memorial in the WIAA sectional semifinals last Thursday, June 6, in Wisconsin Rapids, the Raider baseball team couldn’t keep the momentum going in the sectional final against Stevens Point, falling 11-1 in five innings.
After defeating Eau Claire Memorial, 3-2, in 12 innings in the sectional semifinal game Tuesday, the Raider baseball team lost to Stevens Point, 11-1, in five innings in the sectional final later in the afternoon in Wisconsin Rapids.
Not many high school athletes get to end their season in front of a two-day total of 17,395 people, but that’s what 28 Hudson athletes had the chance to do at the 2013 WIAA State Track and Field Championships at the Veteran’s Memorial Field Sports Complex in La Crosse last weekend.
Rain in Wisconsin Rapids Tuesday, June 4, forced the suspension of the first WIAA baseball sectional semifinal between Eau Claire North and Stevens Point and wiped out Hudson’s semifinal game against Eau Claire Memorial slated for later that afternoon.
Both games are scheduled to be played Thursday, June 6.
River Falls’ Mitch Lenneman and Trent Powell both reached the awards podium in the boys’ 1600 meter run and Hudson’s Taylor Steffen took home a medal in the girls’ shot put at the 2013 WIAA State Track and Field Championships in La Crosse Saturday.
The Hudson Raider baseball team clinched its first conference championship since 1979 Tuesday, May 21, by sweeping a doubleheader from Eau Claire North, 4-2 and 5-3, at Eau Claire’s Carson Park. Hudson finished the season all alone in first place in the Big Rivers Conference with a record of 11-1.
The Raider baseball team’s 2013 hit parade continued as it exploded for 24 runs in a doubleheader sweep at Rice Lake but came to an abrupt halt Friday at home against Eau Claire Memorial as the Raiders were shut out for the first time in 71 games, 6-0.
The Raider softball team looked in midseason form in its first home doubleheader of the season last Tuesday against Rice Lake, pounding out 25 hits, including four home runs, and committing just one error while sweeping the Warriors 11-1 and 10-1.
After dropping its Big Rivers Conference opener to perennial conference powerhouse Eau Claire Memorial, 6-1, last Thursday, the Raider boys’ tennis team bounced back in a big way by capturing the team title at Saturday’s Royal/Raptor Invitational in Woodbury.
The Raider girls’ track and field team scored in every event, including placing three of the top six individuals in two events, on its way to a second place finish at the 8-team Border Battle Track and Field Meet last Friday at UW-River Falls Knowles Fieldhouse.
Hudson’s boys posted five first place finishes, including two by senior Brandon D’Andrea in the sprint events, on their way to a first place team finish at the inaugural Border Battle Track and Field Meet last Friday at UW-River Falls’ Knowles Fieldhouse.
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