Summer Collegiate World Series Details


Rafters to host Game 1 Thursday, August 18th at Witter Field

Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. – The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters are headed to their first ever Summer Collegiate World Series after clinching the South Division Championship on Tuesday night. By capturing the South Division title, the Rafters will host the first game of the Summer Collegiate World Series on Thursday, August 18th at Witter Field against the North Division Champion Eau Claire Express. Gates will open at 6:05 and the first pitch is slated for 7:05.

The Rafters will travel to Eau Claire on Friday, August 19th to take on the Express at Carson Park. Game time is set for 6:35.  The Rafters will offer a fan bus that will depart from Witter Field at 3pm on Friday afternoon and transport Rafters fans to Eau Claire. The bus trip is $25 per person and includes a General Admission ticket to Friday’s game. Fans must sign up for the bus trip by 9pm on Thursday night and can pay at the Witter Field ticket office or by calling the Rafters office at 715-424-5400.

Should the World Series need to be decided by a third game, the Rafters would host the Eau Claire Express on Saturday, August 20th at Witter Field. Game time for Saturday would again be 7:05 with gates opening at 6:05.

Summer Collegiate World Series Details Snapshot
Game 1: Thursday, August 18th @ 7:05—Witter Field, Wisconsin Rapids

Game 2: Friday, August 19th @ 6:35—Carson Park, Eau Claire

Fan Bus Details: Bus departs from Witter Field at 3pm on Friday, August 19th
$25 per person includes bus fare and general admission ticket to the game

Game 3 (if needed): Saturday, August 20th @ 7:05 —Witter Field, Wisconsin Rapids

Ticket pricing for the Summer Collegiate World Series home games is as follows:

  • Craft River Reserved-$35
  • Craft River GA-$30
  • Solarus Founders Club with food/beverage-$30
  • Solarus Founders Club (just seat)-$18
  • Interactive Accessible Seating Area-$11
  • Reserved Bleacher Seat-$10
  • Standing Room Only-$8

For more information on playoff ticketing please contact the Rafters box office at 715-424-5400.  

The Rafters ticket office is located at 521 Lincoln Street and is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Rafters ticket office is open from 9:00 a.m. until the end of the 6th inning on home game dates. For more information on 9-game packs, season or group tickets, please log on to or call 715-424-5400.