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February 18, 2016
Hudson's Trevor Quade (2), Cole Danielson (4), Sam Johnson (9), George Nuutinen (10) and Trey Labarge (18) celebrate after Johnson's power play goal at the 14:36 mark of the second period gave the Raiders a 2-0 lead over River Falls last Thursday night in River Falls. Hudson would score four more goals in the third period, including Johnson's second of the game, to post a 6-0 victory and clinch the Big Rivers Conference championship. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
Raider boys skate to BRC title
February 18, 2016 - 2:08pm
February 11, 2016
Hudson senior Parker Vogler (25) drives against Menomonie’s Nate Stanley in the first half of the Raiders’ 49-39 loss to the Mustangs last Friday night in Hudson.
Boys get nonconference win
February 11, 2016 - 11:52am
Hudson junior Lexi Jonas hits a layup with 32 seconds remaining after making a steal at midcourt to give the Raiders a 49-45 lead against Menomonie Friday night. Jonas scored six straight points in the final 1:25 to snap a 45-45 tie and spark the Raiders to a 53-45 victory over the Mustangs. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
Girls grind out win over Mustangs
February 11, 2016 - 10:30am
Swim and dive BRC runner-ups
February 11, 2016 - 9:44am
January 21, 2016
Hudson senior Cole Osterhues (35) scores on a put-back in the second half of the Raider boys’ basketball team’s 75-50 loss to Eau Claire Memorial last Tuesday night at the high school gym. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)
Boys hoops still winless in BRC
January 21, 2016 - 11:13am
December 27, 2015
Pictured at the awards presentation at Pier 500 in Hudson last Tuesday are, from left, Middle school physical education teacher and assistant varsity baseball coach Aaron Moen, Benoy, Krueger and district athletic director Stephanie DeVos. (Submitted photo)
Honored by WIAA
December 27, 2015 - 11:29am
December 23, 2015
Hudson’s Matt Fall (11) and Trey Labarge (18) celebrate after Fall’s second period goal, assisted by Labarge, put the Raiders up 2-0 in their Big Rivers Conference game against Menomonie  last Tuesday at Gornick Arena. The Raiders went on to defeat the Mustangs, 3-2. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
Boys hockey handed first loss
December 23, 2015 - 11:43am
Hudson junior Garrett Hendricks (23) drives to the basket in the first half of the Raider boys basketball team’s 76-63 loss to  Superior last Saturday. Hendricks scored 11 points in the game.
Boys drop back-to-back games
December 23, 2015 - 9:04am
Girls hockey shines against state foes
December 23, 2015 - 8:45am
December 17, 2015
Hudson goaltender Cassie Schultz denies Moose Lake’s Jamie Benzie in the first period of the Raider girls’ hockey team’s game against the Rebels last Friday night at Gornick Arena. Schultz finished with 19 saves by Moose Lake scored three goals in the second period to defeat Hudson, 3-2. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
Girls hockey battles tough schedule
December 17, 2015 - 10:27am
Hudson’s Brandan Kalsow swims the butterfly portion of the 200 yard medley relay at the Dick Clark Invitational, hosted by the Raider boys swim and dive team last Saturday at the middle school pool. Kalsow teamed up with Matthew Baker, Cale Blinkman and Alex McNamara for a first place time of 1 minute, 46.23 seconds. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
Swim and dive off to good start
December 17, 2015 - 9:30am
December 14, 2015
Team members are, front from left, Sophia Jonas, Maliah Pytleski, Alicia Belany, Maria Huebsch, Grace O'Brien and coach Scott Jonas; back, coach Jeff Pytleski, Ellie Yaeger, Katie Ann Englund, Grace Johnson, Audrey Hatfield, Kylie Johnson, Livi Boily and coach Rick Huebsch. (Submitted photo)
First in Chippewa
December 14, 2015 - 11:50am
December 4, 2015
Junior Ashley Juza averaged 10.3 points, six rebounds, two blocked shots and one steal for the Raider girls’ basketball team last season on her way to earning All-Big Rivers Conference Second Team honors. (Hudson Star-Observer file photo)
Raider girls look to youth
December 4, 2015 - 1:03pm
Hudson’s Matthew Sparstad takes the ball to the hoop during Raider boys’ basketball team’s practice last Wednesday at the high school. Sparstad is the Raiders’ leading returning scorer after averaging 16.9 points per game on his way to earning All-Big Rivers Conference honors for the second straight season last year. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)
Boys hoops looking for balance
December 4, 2015 - 9:00am
December 2, 2015
Sophomore guard Ty Huber (22) of Hudson pushes the ball up court in front of the New Richmond bench in the second half of the Raiders’ 62-12 season-opening victory over the Tigers Tuesday, Dec. 1, in Hudson. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)
Raider girls explode in opener
December 2, 2015 - 11:04am