Rockford Baseball Team

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

May 24, 2012 // 0 Comments

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 a 6-3 triumph over the Wildcats at Jenison on Thursday, May 17. [...]

Rockford baseball retakes lead in OK Red race

May 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

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 late to take a 4-2 decision in Holland on Thursday. With four games [...]

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

May 3, 2012 // 0 Comments

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 supremacy in the conference. That would be Rockford and Hudsonville for the [...]

Rams baseball looks to build on last year’s title

April 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

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 No. 27 team [...]

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 [...]