Bob Simonson

Power Baseball and Softball center now open in Rockford

April 8, 2010 // 0 Comments

  Jared Smith, 11, of Sparta readies to hit the ball inside the newly opened baseball/softball training facility near US-131 and Ten Mile Road on Graphics Drive. Lisa, Jared’s mother, said training with Coach Bob Simonson has had a huge impact on the boy’s ability to hit. “It’s been a huge difference in his confidence level,” she said. “He’s teaching him to [...]

Batting coach: ‘I teach confidence’

April 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

Bob Simonson believes he can get your kid off the bench. The former pro ball player opened PowerBall Baseball and Softball Training Center in March at 8181 Graphic Drive (US 131 and Ten Mile). With a lifetime of experience in the field and behind the diamond, Simonson can improve the hitting and pitching skills of anyone over the age of six who is willing to learn. TAKE [...]