Win streak reaches nine as Rams inch closer to OK Red title

by RANDY GREGORY The Rockford baseball team gathered more steam as they chugged inexorably along toward their third OK Red title in the last four years. It was anything but easy in the two league contests however, as first the Rams topped Jenison 11-10 at home on Tuesday, May 15, and followed that up with […]

Rockford baseball retakes lead in OK Red race

by RANDY GREGORY Coupled with a Hudsonville loss to Grand Haven on Thursday, May 10, the Rockford baseball team took sole possession of first place in the OK Red by sweeping a pair of games from the West Ottawa Panthers last week. Rockford topped the Panthers 9-2 on Tuesday, May 8 at home before rallying […]

Rams baseball powers through first half of brutal schedule, Eagles next

by RANDY GREGORY The Rockford baseball team came through the opening salvo of a murderous schedule with a 5-0 record. But it only gets tougher this week as the “Big Boys” of the OK Red square off on Tuesday and Thursday, May 1 and 3, in a home and home series that will decide early […]

Rams baseball looks to build on last year’s title

by RANDY GREGORY The 2011 version of Rockford baseball entered uncharted waters by capping off the season with a Division I state championship last June in Battle Creek. This year’s squad returns the bulk of that team along with some overwhelming expectations from both Michigan and national pundits. Louisville Slugger has slotted Rockford as the […]

Rockford pitcher Kropiewnicki no-hits West Ottawa

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 […]