Rams boys lacrosse season ends in regional semifinals

Attack man  Mitchell Newton is shown in action against U-D Jesuit. Photo by MURRAY SPORTS PHOTOGRAPHY

Rockford’s boys lacrosse team lost in a close battle on June 2 against U-D Jesuit in the Division I Region I semifinals of the state lacrosse tournament at Holt High School. The final score was U-D Jesuit 9, Rockford 8. Down 8-5 at the start of the fourth quarter, the Rams’ comeback fell just short […]

Davison signs to play golf at Ferris State University

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At BraeSide Golf Course, where Rockford High School players practice and compete, and joined by Coach J. Eric Cullum, Trent Davison signed his letter of intent to continue his sport at Ferris State University. Davison began his Rockford golf career as a freshman. He has continually improved and learned how to perform on the golf […]

Main Street by Roger Allen, publisher

BP’s disaster—and ours I’d like to say something about the oil gushing into the Gulf but nothing seems adequate. And others have said it all, anyway. Years ago, while working for FEMA, I was down there on a weather-related disaster. I’m sorry for those good people and for the wildlife. The oceans are irreplaceable and […]

Lady Rams track and field make it 12 regional championships in a row

Regional team Champs.

The Women’s Track and Field Team continued their undefeated season along with their string of Regional Championship when they outdistanced the 15 team field at Houseman Field. The #1 state ranked Lady Rams tallied 178.5 points to outdistance second place East Kentwood with 153.5 and the rest of the field. “This makes it 12 in […]

Rockford varsity soccer shuts out Jenison in last home game

Celine Stallmer intercepts an  East Kentwood pass. Photo by KELLY LYSNE

by JACKIE HOLLAND-DECKER The seniors on the Rockford girls varsity soccer team won’t play at Rams Stadium ever again. Wednesday night, May 26, as they wrapped up their conference tournament run there, they left their final mark on the pitch by beating Jenison 5-0. The 12th-graders, most of whom have played together on teams for […]