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Sports news from Rockford Public Schools

Rams skaters fall in another close one

The varsity basketball Lady Rams’ Kimberly Weston (#3) gets a shot off to the basket while guarded by West Ottawa’s Ingrid Gallegos (#2) and Stacy Chandonnet (#42). The December 18 home game was close through all four quarters, but Rockford … Continue reading

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Lady Rams defeat Panthers by six

The varsity basketball Lady Rams’ Kimberly Weston (#3) gets a shot off to the basket while guarded by West Ottawa’s Ingrid Gallegos (#2) and Stacy Chandonnet (#42). The December 18 home game was close through all four quarters, but Rockford … Continue reading

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Rockford Riptide finishes strong at Winter Washout, Zeeland tri-meet

Riptide Coach Mike Cutler said there were a number of strong swims at both meets, but the overall effort of the team is what mattered most. “We had a number of great swims and personal best swims, but the team … Continue reading

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Forty years after service, Vietnam veteran fights again for his life

“I fought for my life then. I’m fighting for my life now,” said Rockford resident George Thomas. With throat and neck cancer and a 50/50 chance to beat it, according to his doctors, Thomas will be spending the holidays at … Continue reading

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PeeWee hockey team Ram tough

The Rockford area PeeWee House hockey team (11- and 12-year-olds) have started their season with an amazing 17-0 record. Virtually unheard of at any level of hockey, this team is Rockford proud and Ram tough. The team is made up … Continue reading

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