October 24, 2007 - LOVES PARK, Ill. – The previous Rocko the RiverHawk performer left some big shoes to fill. And a big costume.
The Rockford RiverHawks announced today that they are holding auditions for a weekday mascot performer. Rocko makes more than 100 appearances a year outside the stadium, many of them during the business week. The team is seeking someone available to make Rocko appearances 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays.
To schedule an audition, contact director of community relations Erin Colombi.
The RiverHawks are members of the Frontier League, a 12-team independent professional baseball league that will play its 16th season in 2008. Advertising and season-ticket information is available by calling the box office at (815) 885-2255. Most games are broadcast live on WNTA (1330 AM) and the internet. Fans can also visit the RiverHawks online at www.rockfordriverhawks.com.