Rick grew up in Salem New Hampshire where he played 3 years of Varsity Baseball at Salem High School and was named Captain in his Senior year. He went on to a fantastic college career at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) where he played Varsity Baseball all four years, once again captaining the team as a senior
While at RPI, Rick earned a number of accolades and awards including 2-time NY State All Region Team, All Upstate NY College Division, All NY State College Division, 2-Time NYSCBCA All State Team, All ECAC, Empire Athletic Association All Star, 2-Time NCAA Regional All-Tournament Team, and the RPI Baseball .400 Club (.407 full season batting average)
After college Rick continued playing baseball competitively when he joined the Lowell Braves in the Eastern Mass League where he played for 8 seasons. He also began instructing at several camps and clinics in Mass and New Hampshire, including the Stevie B Baseball Clinic and the Hit ‘N Run Baseball Clinic.
Rick will be providing the overall leadership and direction of the Prospects hitting program and will be available for private and semi-private lessons.