Rockford JV water polo teams dominate in Zeeland tournament

Zeeland hosted the Sept. 18-20 weekend junior varsity water polo tournament. Rockford was given the opportunity to enter two teams into the tournament. Coached by Craig Peterman, the Rockford JV team was split into the Rockford “A” team and the Rockford “B” team. The teams were placed in opposite brackets, with the possibility of playing […]

SCOR U13 girls win Autumn Classic soccer tournament

On a beautiful fall weekend in Traverse City, with perfect weather for soccer, the Soccer Club of Rockford (SCOR) U13 girls rallied to win in overtime against a tough opponent from Detroit, 2-1. The girls outscored their four opponents for the tournament, 12-2. Pictured are (front row, l–r) Holly Chapin, Rachel Lawrence, Rachel Moore, Kadison […]

Meijer donates $100,000 to WWW Family YMCA

                            The YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids is very pleased to announce that Meijer has made a very generous donation to the residents of northern Kent County by contributing $100,000 to the Wolverine World Wide Family YMCA located in Belmont. The six […]

Rams struggle, still manage win

Joey Johnson runs 28 yards for a Ram touchdown.	Photo by TONY ANDERSON

   by TONY ANDERSON   The Rockford Rams traveled to Jenison on Friday, Sept. 18, to play the upstart Wildcats. The Rams came in averaging 36 points a game, with the other three victories coming with wide margins of victory. The Wildcats came into the contest with a upset victory over Grandville, and feeling chippy. […]

Rockford equestrian team working for state competition

Catherine Roelse (left) on her horse River and Stephanie Huber (right) on her horse Gen pass a baton where they place first in the two-man relay event for Rockford’s equestrian team.	Photo by JOHN ROELSE

              by BECKY ERSTE-HOLMBERG The Rockford equestrian team is working hard competing in districts, which has one more week to go at the Red Flannel Saddle Club in Cedar Springs. The top two teams in each division will move on to regionals. Rockford has gone to state competition the […]