Review of Rockford baseball’s 2011 championship season

RAM PRIDE SPREADS LIKE WILDFIRE—Rockford's Ram pride made its way to Denver, Colorado on Saturday, June 18 during the Colorado Rockies and Detroit Tigers game at Coors Field. Congratulations, Ram baseball.

The Rams didn’t have anyone get drafted in the MLB draft this year. It’s not that they didn’t have talent—they certainly did. But they didn’t rely on the pitcher who throws 90+ or the hitter who hit 20 homeruns. What they did have was a never-give-up attitude, a mantra of GBED (Get Better Every Day) […]

Rockford defeats Jenison to claim at least co-champion of OK Red

Brandon Nostrant scores against Jenison.

The Rams traveled to Jenison on Monday, May 23, for the first of their last two conference games in OK Red action, and defeated the Wildcats 8-3. Rockford scored early as Drew Farmer walked to lead off the game and then advanced to third base on an errant pick-off move and scored on a passed […]

Rockford baseball sweeps Hudsonville, wins one at Okemos

Shain Showers hits a homerun against Hudsonville on May 12.

In a match-up between the number two team in the state (Hudsonville) and the number nine team in the state (Rockford), the Rams came out on top. Game one was played in Rockford this past Tuesday, May10, and game two was played at Hudsonville on Thursday, May 12. Rockford then traveled to Okemos for a […]

Rams start baseball season with two wins in Indiana

Rockford junior Brandon Nostrant hits against Westview.

The Rockford varsity baseball team swept Westview High School (Ind.) in a doubleheader on Monday, April 4. The first game was an extra inning battle that went 10 innings. The Rockford Rams jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead in the first inning, resulting from a Drew Farmer double, Christian Leinesch single, Shain Showers sacrifice […]

RHS baseball’s Farmer commits to play at WMU

Drew Farmer, a junior at Rockford High School, commits to play baseball at Western Michigan University.

Rockford High School (RHS) baseball is pleased to announce that junior Drew Farmer has officially committed to play baseball at Western Michigan University (WMU). Farmer was recruited as an outfielder. WMU, coached by Bill Gernon, made Farmer the first player to be part of the 2012 recruiting class. According to michiganbaseballprospects.org, Farmer is just the […]