Joe Kropiewnicki

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

June 2, 2011 // 0 Comments

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 ball. The Rams scored one in the second [...]

Rockford pitcher Kropiewnicki no-hits West Ottawa

May 26, 2011 // 0 Comments

Rockford played West Ottawa for the second time on Friday, May 20, as their Thursday game was rained out. The Rams avenged a loss earlier in the week as they gave away a game to the Panthers and lost by a run. This game was not quite so close. Senior left-hander Joe Kropiewnicki wasn’t going to give the Panthers any inkling of coming away with a second win. It was a [...]

Rockford baseball sweeps Hudsonville, wins one at Okemos

May 19, 2011 // 0 Comments

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 double [...]

Rockford varsity baseball sweeps Grand Haven

May 12, 2011 // 0 Comments

Rams split in action at Bay City Western tournament Christian Leinesch hits against Grand Haven. The Rams traveled to Grand Haven to take on the Buccaneers in varsity baseball action on Tuesday, May 3. Through four innings, it was a 1-1 game and then the Rams offense picked up. They used some timely hitting and took advantage of some Grand Haven defensive miscues to score [...]

Rams start baseball season with two wins in Indiana

April 14, 2011 // 0 Comments

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. Rockford junior Brandon Nostrant hits against Westview. 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 [...]