RHS baseball player Dileo commits to Eastern Michigan University

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Rockford Baseball is pleased to announce 2012 class Tony Dileo has officially committed to play baseball at Eastern Michigan University (EMU). Dileo was recruited as a catcher. EMU, coached by Jay Alexander, led all Michigan NCAA Division I universities in victories with 37 in 2011. They swept the University of Michigan, swept Michigan State University, […]

Rockford Rams state baseball champs

The Rockford Rams celebrate the championship after the last pitch against Temperance Bedford on June 18.

The Rams did what they have done all year. They used quality pitching, solid defense and clutch hitting to grind out a win against the Temperance Bedford Kicking Mules in the state title game in Battle Creek on June 18. Four of the seven playoff games from districts to the state title game were one-run […]

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 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 […]

Dileo recognized as preseason All American

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Rockford Baseball is pleased to announce that junior catcher Tony Dileo has been recognized as a Preseason  Honorable Mention All American Catcher by Louisville Slugger. Dileo, the Rams’ starting catcher as a sophomore in 2010, led almost all offensive categories. He batted .447 with 16 doubles, 36 RBIs, and four homeruns. Dileo was selected to […]