North Court Netters teams have made a name for themselves over the past few years at the AAU state tournament. This year was no different, with Netters teams again finishing at the top. The seventh-grade girls won the Division II state championship. The sixth-grade Netters made it to the championship game to finish as runner-up.
For the seventh-graders, this was the third straight appearance in an AAU championship game. For the sixth-graders, it was their second straight year in
The North Court Netters is a nonprofit basketball club in Rockford, supporting girls youth basketball.
The Squire has been Rockford’s free weekly newspaper since 1871. Our loyal readership includes over fifteen thousand homes in the Rockford area, including the affluent Lakes area of Lake Bella Vista, Bostwick Lake and Silver Lake; Belmont, Blythefield, as well as Algoma, Courtland, Cannon and Plainfield Townships. The Squire is distributed through the U.S. Post Office every Thursday. We also deliver to in-town businesses and homes with paper carriers and news stands in our grocery stores and over thirty local shops.