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The Renner Family

Robin, Diane, Brett and Brady
Aurora Illinois USA

Brett's "host family" for the 1998 and 1999 seasons


They also invited Tanya to stay during her holiday in 1998
to go to that albumn ... videos

And again, Sharon was also invited to stay when she went over to the USA in 1999
to go to that albumn ... videos and photos





"Minor League towns feel like home to players" - an article on the "host family" program used by the Kane County Cougars - includes some really nice comments on Brett by the Renner family - published in the Chicago Tribune - Wednesday 2nd September 1998

----------three photos published with the above article - featuring Brett, the Renner boys, and some of the friends

"He's wonderful. He's respectful, polite, and an outstanding role model for our two boys" - comments from Robin Renner, host 'mom' to Australian Brett Roneberg - an article published on Tuesday 6th July 1999

"Good Luck" and "Nice Job" notes/posters sent to Brett from the Renner boys
After the Sydney 2000 Olympics and while Brett was playing with the Portland Sea Dogs during the 2001 season ---
#1 from Brett --- #2 from Brady

A "thank you" gift for Robin and Diane - they had purchased from Ebay and sent over a number of Brett's baseball cards - Saturday 16th November 2002

----------and notes from Robin and Diane - Brett and Brady love the coins!!!