- Boys’ basketball holiday tournament tips off tonight
- Ribbon-cutting for Children’s Holiday Shoppe Nov. 26; shop is open Nov. 29-Dec. 21
- Rockford Rescue Mission invites community to Thanksgiving banquet Nov. 26
- Rockton’s new business district welcomes family owned Dr. Detail U.S. Cellular
- 2014 Illinois Emerging Writers Competition winners named
- Open house for new library executive director tonight
- Freeport murder suspect Damon Dixson taken into custody in Rockford
- Local gas station employee arrested for selling liquor to minor
- Renewable Fuel Standard delay ‘a mixed blessing,’ Bustos says
- Rockford delegation presents inaugural ‘Rockford Award’ to Norwegian Air
Youth Baseball: RiverHawks offer four summer baseball camps starting in June
LOVES PARK, Ill. — The Rockford RiverHawks will host four baseball camps this summer for children ages 13 and younger.
Four different camps will be held throughout the summer and will feature instruction from RiverHawks Manager Rich Austin on the fundamentals of base running, hitting, fielding and throwing.
The camps are part of the RiverHawks’ goal of providing affordable youth baseball to the Rockford area.
All campers will receive a T-shirt and ticket voucher for a 2012 RiverHawks game.
Camps run June 18-20, June 26-28, July 16-17, 19 and Aug. 14-16 at RiverHawks Stadium. Check-in for all dates will be 8:30 a.m. with the camp running 9 a.m.-noon. The cost of the camp is $40 for one session, $60 for two sessions, $75 for three sessions and $85 for four sessions.
For more information or to register, call (815) 885-2255. RiverHawks Stadium is at 4503 Interstate Blvd., Loves Park, Ill.
Advertising and season ticket information is available by calling (815) 885-2255. Fans can also visit www.rockfordriverhawks.com.
From the Feb. 29-March 6, 2012, issue