Ralph, the 11u Head Coach in 2014, will assist at the 13u level in 2017.
His 2 sons played a total of 8 years for Renegades.
Matthew played for the Renegades from 2007-2011 and was the first 4 year player in program history. A 2015 graduate of Maine South HS in Park Ridge, Matt was a starting varsity infielder for two seasons and was named “2015 Team Player of the year” by his coaches. Tyler played from 2012-2016 for the Gades. Now a freshman at Maine South, he was captain of the freshman basketball team and is a catcher, shortstop and pitcher on the baseball team in 2017.
Ralph, over the past 9 seasons, has seen the value of the unique, in-depth style of coaching and teaching that the Renegades program provides. He will continue to expand his baseball knowledge thru clinics and study and help both the players and coaches in practice and game situations.
Active in area baseball since his youth, Ralph previously coached 8 seasons in the Park Ridge community baseball program. His days as a player included youth/travel baseball at Oriole Park in Chicago; varsity high school ball for Maine South; and in his college days, Ralph was named an all-conference pitcher for North Park University.