Rams baseball defeats Grand Haven 5-0, 11-2

Rockford’s Andrew Rademacher slides headfirst into home to help the Rams defeat Grand Haven 5-0 at home on Wednesday, May 12.

The Rockford varsity baseball team hosted and defeated Grand Haven on Wednesday, May 12, in a game that was rescheduled due to rain. The Rams scored early and never looked back. Their potent offense struggled as they only garnered three hits on the day. Fortunately, Bryan Baldwin pitched with his normal effectiveness and the Rams […]

Graham tosses no-hitter as Rams sweep Bucs

Junior pitcher sets record with 18 strikeouts The Rockford varsity softball team defeated the visitors from Grand Haven by scores of 8-0 and 11-1 (five innings) on Wednesday, May 12. Game one featured a pitching clinic by the Rams’ Tricia Graham, who threw her second no-hitter of the season and struck out a team-record 18 […]

Rams women’s track claims OK Red title

Samantha Mette wins the 100 hurdles event with a time of 15.41.

The Lady Rams track and field team continued their OK Red tradition of excellence by winning their 13th conference title of the last 14 years this past Friday evening, May 21, at Jenison High School. Rockford scored a total of 191 points to easily outdistance runner-up East Kentwood, who finished with 147 points. The Lady […]

Rams lacrosse takes two of three

Long stick Cooper Sturr and goalie Elliot Vickers stop East Grand Rapids' attack.	Photo by SUE POUBA

by MIKE KROLL On Saturday May 15, Rockford’s boy’s lacrosse team beat Okemos 11-10 in a double-overtime thriller at Okemos High School. The game was a testament to perseverance, conditioning and plain old hard work. As senior captain Cooper Sturr said after the game, “We just worked harder at the end, and our conditioning paid […]

Lady Rams elevate game to play in regional championship

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When the Rockford women’s water polo team kicked off their season in mid-March with the traditional Early Bird Tournament, many of their opponents didn’t take them too seriously. They had a young new coach, a junior goalie in net, and only five returning seniors, and those seniors hadn’t played much with the incoming juniors the […]