Once again, the GRB Rays had a banner year in 2019. This year, 43 GRB Rays players in the 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023 classes made college commitments, including 25 players committing to Division I schools and a total of 37 players committing to scholarships schools.
The Rays won 41 tournament championships during the 2019 Spring and Summer seasons, including the 17u Green squad capturing the Perfect Game Prospect Meadows National Championship in Marion, Iowa. The Rays finished the season tanked 27th nationally and 3rd in the Midwest Region by Perfect Game.
In 2019, the GRB Academy and Rays team pages saw an incredible 1.2 million page views, including over 475,000 player profile page views.
For the second-consecutive season, three Rays were selected in the 2019 MLB Draft when Rudy Rott, Connor Wollersheim and Cade Bunnell were chosen by the Philadelphia Phillies, New York Mets and Atlanta Braves, respectively.