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Hodags softball sweeps RapidsSubmitted: 05/24/2014
Story By Joe Dufek


RHINELANDER - The Rhinelander Hodags softball team played their final home game of the regular season Saturday afternoon. It was a non-conference double header.

Wisconsin Rapids was in town. They were looking to finish the regular season above the .500 mark.

However, Rhinelander proved to be too much. The Hodags won game one, 4-2. Rhinelander completed the sweep with a 17-1 victory in five innings.

Rhinelander finishes the regular season at 20-5. Hodags host Marshfield in the opening round of the D-1 regionals Tuesday. Wisconsin Rapids travels to Bay Port.


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RHINELANDER - Construction did not stop Hodag pride Friday night.

Green and white spilled into downtown for Rhinelander's homecoming celebration.

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