Category: Baseball

2008 Baseball

A trio of baseball stars powered Guilford to second place – which hasn’t been matched since. Ziggie VanderWall ended up pitching for Southern Arkansas University and then for one season in professional independent ball. Cyrus Wimberly pitched for Valpairaso in NCAA Division 1 and then for Culver-Stockton College in NAIA. And Matt Heaslip pitched for the University of […]

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East puts three on all-NIC-10 baseball, softball teams

Two East E-Rab juniors, Brandon Folk and Scott Gowan, were named first team all-NIC-10 in baseball, while Madi Hecox made first-team all-NIC-10 for East in softball. Folk played outfield and pitched for East, which went 10-7 in the NIC-10, good for fifth, while Gowan pitched and played shortstop. Two other Rockford Public Schools players joined […]

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1982 Baseball

In the long history of the NIC-10, Dan Scarpetta’s senior year is perhaps the most dominant as the future third-round draft pick of the Milwaukee Brewers carried Auburn nearly to the state tournament.

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NIC-10 Baseball Standings

School W L Freeport 14 2 Rockford Boylan 13 4 Belvidere North 10 6 Rockton Hononegah 10 7 Machesney Park Harlem 9 7 Rockford East 9 7 Belvidere 8 8 Rockford Auburn 4 12 Rockford Guilford 3 13 Rockford Jefferson 1 15 Source: MaxPreps

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NIC-10 Baseball Standings

School W L Freeport 11 2 Rockford Boylan 12 3 Belvidere North 9 6 Machesney Park Harlem 8 6 Rockford East 8 6 Rockton Hononegah 8 7 Belvidere 6 7 Rockford Auburn 4 10 Rockford Guilford 3 11 Rockford Jefferson 1 12 Source: MaxPreps

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NIC-10 Baseball Standings

School W L Rockford Boylan 11 1 Freeport 9 2 Machesney Park Harlem 7 4 Rockford East 7 4 Belvidere North 7 5 Rockton Hononegah 6 6 Belvidere 3 8 Rockford Guilford 3 8 Rockford Auburn 3 9 Rockford Jefferson 1 10 Source: MaxPreps

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1971 Baseball

In any mythical NIC-10 baseball tournament, Rockford West’s 1971 state semifinal team would be a definite contender. The team boasted three first-team all-conference players, one second-team all-conference player and five honorable mentions. Two of West’s stars were drafted that June. Outfielder George Feeley was taken in the 6th round by the Kansas City Royals and […]

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NIC-10 Baseball Standings

  Conference Overall School W L W L Belvidere North 0 0 3 1 Rockford East 0 0 4 2 Rockford Guilford 0 0 2 3 Freeport 0 0 2 5 Rockford Boylan 0 0 2 6 Machesney Park Harlem 0 0 2 6 Rockton Hononegah 0 0 1 6 Rockford Auburn 0 0 0 […]

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