Rams baseball comes up empty in regional final loss to Hudsonville

by RANDY GREGORY The preliminaries had been taken care of and the headliners were all set for the highly anticipated showdown between two of the state’s top baseball teams on Saturday, June 9 at Jenison in the Division I regional finals. The 30-4 Rockford Rams had topped a stubborn Grand Haven squad 5-2 and the […]

Teetering on precipice, Rams rally for district title

Rockford Rams varsity baseball team proves they’re number one in the Division I district finals.

by RANDY GREGORY With runners on the corners, two down and two strikes on Brent Showers, the Rockford Rams were staring at a 5-4 deficit to Northview in the top of the seventh inning in the Division I district final at Rockford on Saturday, June 2. Their dreams of defending their state championship from 2011 […]

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 […]