Rockford boys ski to second place in GGRASC week two

Michael Dix races in the giant slalom event to place sixth for Rockford.

  Rockford’s combined score of 67 was well ahead of third place Forest Hills Central (FHC) at 119, but just behind East Grand Rapids (EGR) with a total score of 40. Forest Hills Northern (FHN) placed fourth and Grand Haven finished in fifth place. Rockford girls placed fifth this week after finishing in second place […]

Rams destroy Muskegon, finish second at Holt

Jacob Scholten

Three Rockford wrestlers remain undefeated for season by TIM COOPER On Wednesday, Jan. 20, it was short and ugly in the Rams’ favor when Rockford traveled to the lakeshore to take on the Big Reds in wrestling action. Five voids gave the Rams 30 points on the team score before the dual meet wrestling action […]

Two Rockford hockey players invited to compete in Canada

Wayne Gretzky’s dad, Walter Gretzky, poses with the Kentwood Falcons team. Pictured is (front, l–r) Josh Budlong, Sherman Mowery, Sam Forstner, Nate Rozegnal, Brandon Perry, Patrick Nicholson, Shane Meyer; (back) Cullen Beaufait, Nick Swain, Paul Broadbent, Alex Christie, Coach Rost, Weston Lackey, Alex Birkman, Walter Gretzky, Ryan Fischer, Jacob Durian, Mitch Hawes, Ryan VanderWoude, Cam […]

Rams earn ‘veggie tales’ at Jenison swim meet

Eric Chisholm helps his 200-yard relay

  Other veggie winners were senior Connor Thelen, junior Jared Martella (two cans), sophomores Cody Brown, Scott Ginebaugh, Nathan Napolillo, Ben Pitts, Alex Savage, and Josh Travis, and junior diver LJ McCauley.   Rockford finished first in eight events, of which four were state-qualifying times, and placed second, third, fourth and seventh in the diving […]

Rockford varsity hockey visits fourth-graders

Rockford varsity hockey player Ben Glass (left) helps fourth-graders (l–r) Maddie Inwood, Charleigh Hiler, Jensen Steinhauer and Dakota Smith with the “teamwork” portion of the team’s visit.

If it is cheers of “Go Rams!” that you hear as you walk down the halls of our Rockford elementary schools over the next few weeks, it is because the Rockford varsity hockey team is visiting the fourth-grade class to discuss character education. The team has developed a youth outreach program that allows the players […]