Steve Majerle, Rockford’s varsity boys basketball coach, was recently named Regional Coach of the Year by the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan. Majerle guided the Rockford Rams to an undefeated OK Red conference championship, district championship and regional championship. The Rams finished the season with a 22-3 record. Majerle completed his 12th year as the boys basketball coach at Rockford High School with an overall record of 211-76. He will receive his award in Lansing on October 2, 2009.
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