Street’s path leads to Frontier League

by RANDY GREGORY   Shane Street completed an excellent four-year career as a catcher for Spring Arbor University (MI) just a few short months ago. Despite battling a hip issue over the winter, he continued to amass better and better statistics year after year and concluded with his best season in 2013. But no professional […]

Rams reap benefits of new weight room facilities

by RANDY GREGORY   Rockford remodeled their weight room in 2012 and the football team is just one of many Ram squads that took advantage of the new equipment and improved their conditioning from top to bottom. With the continued increase in size and speed of athletes across the board on the gridiron it has […]

Opening Day on schedule for Nate Hurwitz Field, September 21

While details are still in the works, the field surface for the West Michigan Miracle League is being installed this week. Tony Comden, President of the West Michigan Miracle League says they are on schedule for their September 21 Opening Day and subsequent games. “We will then play games on September 28, October 5, and […]

West Michigan Sports Commission hires manager, launches website

Fundraising Campaign Continues with Buy-a-Brick Campaign to Close Gap on $7.4 Million Project to Attract Travelling Baseball and Softball Tournaments to West Michigan   The West Michigan Sports Commission (WMSC) is making some strategic game plays to bring its Art Van Sports Complex closer to reality with the hire of Bryan Baar as complex manager […]

Ram baseball teams complete solid summer slate

by RANDY GREGORY   Once again playing under the banners of Team Ram Black and Team Ram Orange the Rockford baseball teams had a pretty fair amount of success while competing against teams comprised of players from multiple schools and states. Team Ram Black was mostly manned by 15 to 17-year old Rams playing opponents […]