Pole vaulter Birkmeier sets state record—again

Sarah Birkmeier is the first girl from Michigan to jump 13 feet. Coach Kevin Patterson originally thought it wouldn’t happen until next year.

  Rockford High School junior Sarah Birkmeier has done it again. Competing in the MHSAA Division I state track and field meet at East Kentwood High School on May 30, Birkmeier jumped an incredible 13 feet even to capture her second straight state championship. Her record jump beat the previous Division I state meet record […]

UCF rowing’s Lauzon earns CRCA All-Region accolades

Freshman selected to CRCA All-South Region First Team The Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA) recently announced that University of Central Flordia (UCF) rower Chelsey Lauzon of Rockford earned CRCA All-South Region accolades. Lauzon was named to the nine-member All-South Region First Team, becoming only the fourth Knight, and the first freshman, in program history to […]

Tryouts to begin for SCOR

The Soccer Club of Rockford (SCOR) will be hosting 2009-2010 season tryouts the week of June 15 at Rockford Christian Schools, 6060 Belding Road, Rockford. Children ages 7 and older are encouraged to try out for these select soccer teams and enjoy fun games and tournaments! For more information, visit www.scorsoccer.net.

SCOR U12 girls win Canton Cup

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The Soccer Club of Rockford (SCOR) U12 girls team, coached by Pat Dalton and Barb Engelkes, won the Canton Cup Tournament, playing up in the U13 age bracket. After four very physical games, the girls emerged victorious with a 2-1 win in the finals against PASS. This was the team’s fifth year playing in this […]

Rockford Rebels announce Players of the Week

Ben Parsell.

Ben Parsell and Tyler VanderHaag were recently named Players of the Week for the Rockford Rebels 12U baseball team for the week ending June 7, 2009. Parsell was 2-3 with four RBI in a game against the Lowell Backyard Dreams. VanderHaag was also 2-3 with one RBI.