Rand Wonio Memorial Scholarship Recipients

2018 Scholarship

Updated Friday June 22, 2018 by Davenport Babe Ruth.

Davenport Babe Ruth League is excited to announce this year's Rand Wonio Memorial Scholarship recipients.  Conor Riley & Ethan Eckstrom from the 2018 graduating class are splitting this year's $1000.00 scholarship. Congratulations! 


Rand Wonio was a Davenport East Pony League manager from 2000-2010, and served as President of the Pony League from 2004-2014. Rand was also a Little League and Pony umpire for over 15 years. For almost 30 years, Rand had made a considerable impact at the DEast baseball fields located in Garfield Park. From managing baseball teams to serving on league boards, his love of the game, sportsmanship and leadership have benefited the lives of children in Davenport.  Rand mentored many youth on and off the baseball field and wanted all youth to have an opportunity to play ball. Rand worked as a partner at the law firm of Lane and Waterman in Davenport since 1977, until his death in 2015. Rand and his wife Jeanne have raised 8 children.

If you have any questions regarding our scholarship program, please contact Joe Wanio by email at woniojosephc@gmail.com.