back Jordan Mitchell (2010).
The award is just another feather in the cap for a program that is going through its best season in years. The Rams (6-2 overall) have three shutouts in a row and haven’t won this many games since 2007. Only three seasons ago the program was winless.
“Last year we picked it up with four wins. It wasn’t much, but it was a big improvement,” Ricker said. “I think we just went off of that. We had a good year in baseball. I think we have really good leaders on and off the field, and that’s why we’re so successful this year.”
Antelope hosts Scottsdale Prep (4-2) on Friday night with another chance to close in on a playoff berth.