Dock Spiders Hit the Road to Wisconsin Rapids

The Fond du Lac Dock Spiders will travel to Witter Field to take on the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters on Tuesday night. 

Series Setup

  • Who – Fond du Lac Dock Spiders (5-3) vs. Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (4-4)
  • Positions in NWL Standings – #2 (Great Lakes West) Fond du Lac; T3 (Great Lakes West) Wisconsin Rapids
  • When – Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 6:05 p.m.
  • Where – Wisconsin Rapids, WI (Witter Field)
  • Watch – Northwoods League Baseball Network
  • Social Media – @DockSpiders
  • Listen –
  • Radio Announcer – Cade Crenshaw


Starting Pitchers

  • LHP Austin Richardson (FDL) vs. RHP Nathan Hemmerling (WIR)


Fond du Lac Overview

  • The Dock Spiders picked up their fifth win of the 2021 Northwoods League season in a ninth inning rally, 6-5, over the Kenosha Kingfish on Monday
  • Today’s probable starting pitcher, Austin Richardson, participate on the Plainfield South High School math team


Wisconsin Rapids Overview

  • Nathan Hemmerling of Lakeland University, today’s probable starting pitcher, cannot take naps
  • Leading the charge for the Rafters offensively has been Benjamin Swords, with a .444 batting average and six RBI