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We are the champions!

Members of the Raider football team, including Emerson Korum (22), Vince Lindstrom (62), Joseph Kelly (35), Alex Burgess (95), Blake Amborn (25) and Mike Hommes (10) celebrate with their classmates in the student section at Williams Stadium after the Raiders defeated Menomonie, 34-7, to win the Big Rivers Conference championship last Friday night in Menomonie. The victory capped a perfect 8-0 season for Hudson, who earned the No. 2 seed in Group A of the WIAA playoff bracket and will host Eau Claire Memorial in a first-round playoff game this Friday night, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m. at Newton Field. It was Hudson's first undefeated season since 1966.

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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