Author Archives: Tom Young

Be a Bay Rockets Athletics Student Booster!

The Bay Rocket Athletic Boosters are seeking students in grades 8-11 to become members of the Bay Rocket Student Athletic Booster committee. Selected students will have the opportunity to actively participate in the development, spirit and Booster decisions that contribute to the Bay athletic program. All students who have a love for athletics are encouraged to apply for participation with the Student Athletic Booster committee. Applications can be found on the BRAB website ( and at the Middle and High School Main offices. Complete applications must be received by April 30, 2017.

March Madness 2017

2017 Bay Rocket Association Spring Fundraiser

4th Annual March Madness Brackets

$50 Donation per Bracket

-50% from each bracket goes to Bay Rockets Association to fund equipment requests for Bay sports programs

-$25 from each Bracket goes into prize pool

1st Place – 70% of prize pool
2nd Place – 20% of prize pool
3rd Place – 10% of prize pool

  • –  Enter as many times as you like
  • –  Spread the word to family, friends, co-workers
  • –  All brackets will be electronic through our Turbo Tourney software
  • –  Timely scoring updates during each round of tournament
  • –  Winners will be contacted morning following Championship game.
  • After registering, you will receive and email from Turbo Tourney which is the website hosting our brackets. All instructions and rules will be found on through that email.

    Choose Number of Brackets

    Any questions, contact Mike Johnston 440-829-9708

Bay Boosters Painting Party at Wine & Design!

Wine Design Boosters

Event Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:15 pm

Price: $40.00

Join us for a community LADIES NIGHT OUT while we PAINT IT FORWARD to benefit the Bay Rockets Athletic Boosters. We will paint our very own own light up wine bottles to take home after the event. We provide all the materials and an artist will guide you designing your own masterpiece- NO artistic ability is needed….just your creativity and enthusiasm! Feel free to bring your own wine/beer/beverage/snack and invite your friends too! We provide wine/bottle openers, cups & some appetizers & desserts.  Local businesses and Booster members have donated amazing gift baskets and wine that we will raffle off at the event too!  Adults only please.

Bay Rockets SNOBALL 5K Race

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Saturday, February 18th at 9 a.m.

Race-day registration and packet pickup is at 7:30 a.m.

Race starts and finishes at Bay High School, 29230 Wolf Rd., Bay Village.

Grab some friends and have some fun!

Participants receive a long-sleeve t-shirt, post-race food and beverages and a HOT pancake breakfast.

To register online through February 17th at 9 a.m., go to or download a mail-in race form by clicking on this link:

Pre-registration cost is $15 for students and $20 for adults. Race-day cost is $20 for students and $25 for adults.

•Awards will be given to top finishers. Additional specialty 5K awards will be given to: the first dog to cross the finish line (with its owner), the first baby in a stroller to finish, the runner who travels the furthest to participate, the most senior runner to finish and the best costumed/spirited runner.

•SNOBALL Run sponsorships are currently available at $1000 (Platinum) $500 (Gold), $250 (Silver), $100 (Bronze) levels. To become a sponsor, contact Gretchen Thompson @


The Great Easter Seals Spring Clean-out!!

Spring Clean-Out April 29th – May 1st. 
Your donation supports Easter Seals AND the Bay Rockets … and clears out space in your closets!!

CLOTHING, CLOTH, SHOES, or FABRIC items!!Items can in in ANY condition!!! All items will be re-used, re-sold, or re-cycled!

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Drive & Drop Off Times

Drop off at Bay High or Bay Middle Schools:

Friday 3:00 – 7:00 pm

Saturday 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Sunday 11:00 – 5:00 pm

(to receive tax receipt and raffle tickets, must drop off at these times )

Donations can include:
Backpacks and Luggage
Belts & Ties
Coats and Jackets
Curtains & Drapery
Halloween Costumes
Linens & Tablecloths
Pet beds, Collars & Leashes
Shoes & Slippers
Stuffed Animals and Cloth Toys
Any Clothing, Cloth or Textile

Items can be in ANY condition! Everything will be reused, resold or recycled! Donations are either resold in charitable resale shops, sent overseas to support the needs third world countries or recycled to create environment friendly products such as home insulation and carpet padding.
Easter Seals has its roots in the Greater Cleveland Area! For almost 100 years, it has been improving the lives of children and adults with disabilities. Easter Seals helps individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Physical and Developmental Disabilities, Alzheimer’s as well as Military and Veterans. From child development centers, physical rehabilitation, concussion recovery and job training, Easter Seals is committed to a variety of programs to help adults and children with disabilities meet life’s challenges and achieve personal goals