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Rhinelander Rebels host annual Rebel Invite this weekendSubmitted: 06/19/2014
Story By Joe Dufek


RHINELANDER - The season is already underway for the Rhinelander Rebels legion baseball team.

In fact, the Rebels will host their annual tournament this weekend.

It's the Rebel Invite at Hodag Park. It runs Friday-Sunday.

6-teams competing - all from the area.

Mosinee, Tomahawk, Chequamegon, Minocqua, and Lakeland.

With another big event going on in Rhinelander - is going to set the table for a great weekend in town.


"There is so much going on this weekend," Rebels manager Dan Huhnstock explains. "With the Log Jam at the other end of (Hodag Park) and the tournament over here. It's a great weekend for the community."



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