Rockford baseball wins one, loses one against East Kentwood

The Rams’ offense continued to impress, and starting pitcher Bryan Baldwin was effective as Rockford mercied East Kentwood in six innings. Offensively, the Rams had four players hit homeruns. The round-trippers were hit by Andrew Rademacher, Zach Martinek, Shane Showers and Christian Lienesch. Leinesch and Martinek had three RBIs apiece and Rademacher had two. Defensively, […]

Rams sweep Wyoming Rogers in double-header

Rockford’s varsity baseball team swept Wyoming Rogers in a double-header on Monday, May 3, winning 19-0 in the first game and 12-2 in the second. In game one, the Rams scored in every inning of the shortened contest. The game went just four innings as the mercy rule was in effect. Leading the way offensively […]

Rams soccer lacks finishing power in rough week

Sondra Weaver  brings the ball upfield.

by JACKIE HOLLAND-DECKER “Shots don’t win games; goals do.” That apropos comment, made last week by an observant parent at a Rockford varsity girls soccer game, is one lesson Coach Amira Ponne will be reinforcing in practice and competition this week. If the team doesn’t get the ball into the back of the net, the […]

Rockford boys golf on winning streak

Upon the strength of a 38 from senior Sam Gallup and 39s from Trent Davison and Steven Mette, the Rockford Rams varsity golf team was victorious over East Kentwood and Muskegon on the afternoon of May 4 at Stonegate Golf Club. Rockford took first place with a score of 158, followed by East Kentwood with […]

Rockford crew rows strong in Cincinnati

Rockford’s men’s junior four boat of (l–r) Austin Burris, Alex Welch, Bryce Vanderberg, TJ Jacobs and coxswain Mark Nadeau celebrate their second-place finish.

Over 50 schools converged at East Fork Lake State Park in Cincinnati, Ohio, over the weekend of May 7 to compete in the Midwest Scholastic Rowing Association Regatta. Racing began early on Saturday with boats competing in “head race” format to earn spots in the semifinals and finals, which were held on Sunday. Head racing […]