Departure for State
The Rams will leave for Joliet at 10 a.m. this morning.
Mt. Vernon's baseball team will make the nearly four-hour trek north where they will check into their hotel.
Later that night the Rams will participate in a dinner and a ceremony with the other three 3A teams still remaining in the playoffs.
Friday the Rams face Joliet Catholic at noon.
Paul Hines is the sports editor for the Register-News.