Second-half offensive spark pushes Rockford past West Ottawa

Brady Gent plows through the West Ottawa defense for 152 yards and three touchdowns.	Photo by JIM COOPER

Rams district champs With his team trailing 13-7 at halftime, Coach Ralph Munger had one question for his players: “Is this how you want your season to end?” The Rams, who had sputtered throughout the first half, opened the second half with a resounding “No” when Zach Schmuck returned the kickoff to the Rockford 40-yard […]

Rockford water polo achieves academic success

Rockford’s 13 Academic All State water polo players are (standing, l–r) Alex Savage, Cody Brown, Matt Vermeer, Mac Finnie, Nick Dulak, Bryan Wasberg, Allyn Kinney; (kneeling) Nick Willison, Grant Beach, Corey Fase, Mike Arend; (not pictured) Trenten Babcock and Josh Waldvogel.

As they prepare to defend their state water polo title on November 12, thirteen Rockford Rams took time out to receive Academic All State honors from the Michigan Water Polo Association (MWPA). Eight of the honorees are juniors: Cody Brown, Nick Dulak, Mac Finnie, Allyn Kinney, Alex Savage, Matt Vermeer, Josh Waldvogel and Bryan Wasberg. […]

West Ottawa takes victory in OK Red swim meet

Rockford places second Saturday, Nov. 6 was a tough day for the Rockford girls as they fought hard but couldn’t beat powerhouse West Ottawa in the OK Red conference meet at East Kentwood. Rockford placed first in only one event; the Panthers were able to hold on to top places in six of the 12 […]

Sign up for youth Rockford water polo program

Rockford High School Coach Dave McWatters, his assistants and some of his student-athletes will offer a winter age-group water polo program for boys in the eighth grade and under. The program begins the afternoon of December 4 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., and will continue on eight other Saturdays. Boys will be introduced to the […]

Rams Practice Players of the Week

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Sophomore offensive lineman Justin Hopkins (left) and junior offensive lineman Ivy Johnson (right) both are named Rockford football Practice Players of the Week for great effort in preparation for Hudsonville.