Rams win OK Red conference championship

Photo by GORDIE PETERSON

  Celebrating in their natural environment—in the water—Rockford wins the OK Red swimming and diving conference championship on Saturday, Feb. 27 at home. After three days of nonstop excitement, Rockford came out on top with 368 points, followed by Grandville (338), Holland West Ottawa (317), Jenison (294), East Kentwood (269), Hudsonville (240) and Grand Haven (186). […]

Lady Ram Cagers fall, still hold on to first in OK Red

Megan Kelley makes the layup

  Five weeks ago, January 15, it took a Herculean effort for Grand Haven to overcome an 11-point deficit in the fourth quarter and double overtime to defeat the Rockford girls basketball team. However, Friday, Feb. 19, the Buccaneers defeated the Rams in regulation play 48-36. Grand Haven’s game plan apparently was to crash the […]

Rams varsity cheer ‘never looks back’

The foundation for the future of the Rockford varsity competitive cheer team is set by seniors Torri Mills and Nicole Siderius.

by MARY JO HUMPHREYS-HILLS The Rockford varsity competitive cheer team jumped and tumbled their way to a sixth-place finish on February 19 at the district meet in Jenison. In one of the most exciting meets this year, the Lady Rams were within a point of a fifth-place finish, scoring a total of 776.2 in all […]

Rockford gymnasts take second place in conference meet

by JANE NOFFSINGER The Rockford gymnastics team hosted the OK conference meet Saturday, Feb. 20 at Rockford High School. Six teams competed for the honor of OK conference champions in a display of huge talent and determination. Both Division I and Division II gymnasts competed side by side for the title. Mona Shores came away […]

Rams advance to state team wrestling tournament

Jake Banaszak squares off with

Rockford sends seven to individual state competition by TIM COOPER In the opening round of the team regional competition, Rockford faced a familiar foe when they wrestled the Wildcats of Jenison. Rockford had beaten Jenison 42-19 in a dual meet in the middle of December. The Rams continued to show their dominance over the Wildcats, […]