Three games to watch

Two of the three undefeated wrestling teams in the Big Rivers Conference will square off in Hudson while the Raider boys basketball game hosts a key BRC matchup.


Hudson vs. River Falls

First place in the Big Rivers Conference will be on the line when the Raiders host the Wildcats. Hudson and River Falls both enter the night 2-0 in conference duals with the winner looking to remain in at least a tie for first place with New Richmond.

Details: Thursday, Jan. 5, 7 p.m., Hudson High School

Girls Hockey

Western Wisconsin Stars vs. St. Croix Valley Fusion

The Stars and the Fusion square off in a Big Rivers Conference showdown in Somerset. The Fusion have won or shared the last three BRC titles and are looking to keep pace with first place Hudson at the top of the league standings. St. Croix Valley took the first meeting between the teams, 3-1, at the Fusion’s Thanksgiving Weekend Tournament back on Nov. 23.

Details: Thursday, Jan. 5, 7 p.m., Somerset Archie Montpetit Memorial Ice Arena

Boys Basketball

Hudson vs. Rice Lake

The Raiders will look to keep pace with Chippewa Falls atop the Big Rivers Conference standings when they host Rice Lake. Hudson ended December on a six-game winning streak and was tied with Chippewa Falls for first place in the BRC at 3-0 (7-1 overall), while Rice Lake was tied for fourth place at 2-2 (6-2 overall).

Details: Friday, Jan. 6, 7:15 p.m., Hudson High School

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