Rockford equestrian team finishes strong at state after winning regionals

The Rockford equestrian B team finished out their 2009-2010 riding season with a third-place finish at the Michigan Interscholastic Horsemanship Association (MIHA) state finals held October 15-18, 2009. The eight riders moved their horses to Midland, Mich. for the long weekend and kept pressure on the other nine teams the entire event. “The team had […]

Rockford High School receives sportsmanship mini grant

The Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) recently announced that Rockford High School is a recipient of a sportsmanship mini grant. MEEMIC Insurance is the MHSAA’s corporate partner in this initiative. MEEMIC Insurance representative Brian O’Neil recently presented the scholarship check to Director of Athletics Tim Erickson. The Brian O’Neil Insurance Agency also presented a […]

Rockford boys run rampant at Carson City regionals

Hundreds of cross country fans lined the finishing stretch at the Fish Creek Sportsman Club last Saturday afternoon, Oct. 31. Standing shoulder to shoulder, all witnessed an outstanding performance by the Rockford boys team at the Division I regional championship. Winning the regional would assure the Rams a trip for their entire varsity team to […]

RHS marching band nudges Grandville in Allegan Invitational

The Rockford High School marching band once again came out on top in Flight I competition, at the Allegan Invitational on Saturday, Oct. 24. Rockford placed third overall among 20 high school bands in the Michigan Competing Band Association (MCBA) competition with a score of 76.8. Brian Phillips, Rockford marching band director, credits his students […]

OLC gymnasium floor newly tiled

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Members of the Our Lady of Consolation (OLC) fourth-grade girls basketball team autograph the gym floor following their game against Saints Peter and Paul Ionia. The floor was removed the following day and replaced with new tile. OLC’s gym recently went through an extreme makeover with new paint, lights and floor, thanks to the school […]