Tragic death shows importance of learning CPR

Rockford resident, sports mom and nurse, Nancy Roberts, couldn’t ultimately save the life of Dorian Dawkins after the 14-year-old recently collapsed at a basketball meet. Roberts, who is CPR and defibrillator certified, was among parents at the Michigan State University meet. She said the day’s activities had pretty much concluded and it was around 8:15 […]

SCOR U9 team wins tournament

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The Soccer Club of Rockford (SCOR) U9 boys team recently went 4-0 in the Canton Cup tournament. The boys demonstrated great teamwork and displayed positive attitudes, according to Coach Kelly Kelting and Assistant Coach Mark Faccio. The team is made up of Cameron Kelting, Jack Faccio, Hunter Moran, Ben Swayze, Colin Kurtz, Brayden Manley, Aiden […]

RPS team tournament champs

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Rockford Public Schools’ team recently won the Rockford Little League Majors Division and became 2009 tournament champions. The team is coached by Scott Sikkema with assistance from Roger DeHoek, Terry Noyes and Larry VanderWeg. Team members pictured are (front, l-r) Jacob Edgar, Seth Noyes, Derek VanderWeg, Parker Marsh, Sage Strehl, RJ DeHoek; (back) Riley Manier, […]

Rockford Rebels announce Player

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Cam Swendrowski was recently named Player of the Week for the Rockford Rebels 12U baseball team for the week ending June 21, 2009. Swendrowski made two great defensive plays in a game against a good Diamonds team. He has been a solid second baseman for the Rebels.

Classifieds — June 25, 2009

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