Rockford water polo takes East Kentwood Invitational

Junior Jeff Schmitt and sophomore Bryan Wasberg (#4) play “Ram tough” defense.	Photo by GORDON PETERSON

  Senior Tyler Manikowski overpowers an opponent. Photo by GORDON PETERSON Rockford topped Okemos in the finals of the East Kentwood Invitational on Sept. 19, capping an impressive five-win-one-loss week of polo action. The Rams pushed their season record to 12-5 with solid play at both ends of the pool. The week began with the […]

Rams varsity soccer season update

Justin Wynn goes for a goal against Caledonia on Saturday, Sept. 19.	Photo by LANCE WYNN

                          by DAN LEESA The Rams’ varsity soccer players kicked off their season in August loving Saturdays. After losing a core of 12 strong seniors and grueling weeks of pre-season conditioning, Rockford’s newly formed varsity team came out of the gate on Saturday, […]

Girls swim/dive team kicks off season with speed, depth

Sophomore Sarah Smith competes in the 200 IM on Sept. 19.	Photo by SHANNON OUELLETTE

  When the Lady Rams’ swimming and diving team take the deck, one thing is immediately apparent: this team has depth. With 48 swimmers and seven divers, the talent pool is large—and young. Thirty-three of the 55-team roster are freshmen and sophomores who are stepping up under their senior leadership and contributing in big ways. […]

Ram runners finish fifth at MSU

Participating in the largest invitational of the young cross-county season, the Rockford boys cross country team finished fifth out of 26 teams running in the Elite division of the MSU Invitational, held at the Forest Akers Golf Course on the campus of Michigan State University on Friday, Sept. 18. The fifth-place finish equaled the highest […]

Lady Rams upend returning conference champs Grand Haven

Competed at MSU and Sparta invitationals Perennial state powers Rockford and Grand Haven touched off in OK Red dual meet action this week with the Lady Rams turning in a dominating victory with a score of 22-33. “Grand Haven has won the conference the past two years and finished runner-up in the state both of […]