- 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
- Education in Illinois making slow progress, according to report
- Illinois GOP Congressional delegation: Obama’s immigration plan undermines rule of law
- Suspect, 17, charged in Halloween hit-and-run in Roscoe
- Saint Anthony College of Nursing president to retire
- Man found guilty in deadly August 2013 crash at Mulford and Garrett Lane
- ‘The Price is Right Live!’ at Coronado March 1; tickets on sale Nov. 21
Tickets on sale for RiverHawks’ 2013 season
The Rockford RiverHawks professional baseball club will open the Frontier League 2013 season at home Friday, May 17, against the Frontier Greys. The opening six-game home series will continue through Thursday, May 23, with an off day May 20.
Rockford, along with the Gateway Grizzlies, Joliet Slammers, Normal CornBelters, River City Rascals, Schaumburg Boomers and the Windy City ThunderBolts will make up the West Division of the 14-team league.
The East Division will consist of the Evansville Otters, Florence Freedom, Frontier League Greys, Lake Erie Crushers, Southern Illinois Miners, Traverse City Beach Bums and the Washington Wild Things.
The 96-game regular-season schedule will include three additional home games for the RiverHawks, bringing 51 games to RiverHawks Stadium.
The Frontier League All-Star Break will be July 15-18 and the Frontier League playoffs will begin Sept. 7.
RiverHawks’ season tickets and mini-plans are on sale now. Fans have a variety of affordable packages to choose from for the upcoming 2013 season.
Plans start at just $63, and full-season ticket holders receive many benefits, including free parking and a no wasted ticket policy.
Purchase a full-season ticket plan (51 games) by Dec. 21, and receive a game-worn RiverHawks’ jersey absolutely free.
The Rockford RiverHawks are members of the Frontier League, the longest operating independent professional baseball league in the country. Advertising and season ticket information is available by calling (815) 885-2255. Fans can also visit rockfordriverhawks.com.
From the Nov. 21-27, 2012, issue