Thomas named as new coach for RHS softball

Brad Thomas has been a fixture on the Rockford softball scene for a number of years. He will finally get the opportunity in 2015 to dispense the wealth of information he has at his disposal when he takes the reins as the head coach for the Rockford High School girl’s softball team. Thomas takes over […]

Rams return bulk of 34-4 squad

A 2014 campaign that saw the team establish school records in wins (34-4) and multiple pitching records ended in a stunning 2-1 district final loss to Lowell. But with established veterans returning at multiple positions the 2015 Rockford baseball team will look to pick up right where they began last season. Nowhere is the preponderance […]

Rockford boy’s and girls rout Grand Haven in Track opener

The 2015 season kicked off for both the boys and girls with a dual meet against Grand Haven on Tuesday, March 31st at Grand Haven. The results for both meets was strikingly similar as the boys topped the Buccaneers 95-42 and the girls cruised by a count of 102-35. The boys won ten of the […]

Rams baseball team off to hot start in 2015 campaign

Coming off of a record-setting 34-4 season in 2014 and returning as deep and talented a pitching staff as any school in the entire state of Michigan, the 2015 version of Rockford baseball kicked things off in overwhelming fashion last week. Rockford won their opener against Grand Rapids West Catholic 4-0 and held a 15-2 […]

Passion meets creation: Four local teens create wakeskate business


Ty Dalton and Logan Burns, both age 16, teamed up with their friends Zach Burns and Max Dalton, both age 13, to create “Lo-Tyde Wakeskates.” Lo-Tyde creates homemade, wooden wakeskates. They are located on Lake Bella Vista. Wakeskating is a water sport adapted from wakeboarding. “Wakeskating is basically wakeboarding without any bindings or boots to […]