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Baseball

Rock Falls' Velasquez to play baseball at Aurora

Rock Falls High School senior Kody Velasquez will play for Aurora University in the spring.
Rock Falls High School senior Kody Velasquez will play for Aurora University in the spring.

ROCK FALLS – Rock Falls High School senior Kody Velasquez will continue his baseball career next spring at Aurora University.

As a junior in 2019, Velasquez hit two home runs for the Rockets and drove in 23 runs. He also scored 27 runs.

Aurora was 9-2 when the 2020 season was cut short. The team went 35-11 in 2019 and reached the NCAA Division III tournament for a second year in a row.

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