Rockford softball starts out on right foot

Rams’ Graham freezes Falcons The Rockford Rams varsity softball team won three battles last Thursday, March 25, but only two will show up on the won-lost record at the end of the season. Besides sweeping the Falcons of West Catholic in a season-opening doubleheader at Rockford’s home field, the Rams also had to withstand Mother […]

Rockford crew claims first place three years straight

Rockford’s medal winners and coaches for the Indoor Spring Sprints are (front row, l–r) Jake Madsen, Austin Burris, Alex Welsh, Olivia Kacsits, Sam Tefft; (second row) Assistant Novice Women’s Coach Chris Scoffield, TJ Jacobs, Andrea Galloway, Mitch Griffiths, Lindsey Melvin; (third row) Assistant Men’s Coach Tim Vallier, Assistant Coach Seth Koch, Women’s Lightweight Coach Bridget Mast, Men’s Head Coach Greg Hobart, Men’s Novice Coach Eric Bennett; (back row) Assistant Coach Rob Johnson, Women’s Head Coach Tim Jacobs, and Assistant Women’s Coach Mike Altuma. Not pictured is Ali Prus.

In a test of strength and endurance, the Rockford Rams crew team showed themselves to be the best in West Michigan by claiming first place at the Indoor Spring Sprints, held at Forest Hills Central High School on Saturday, March 27. This an annual event involves indoor rowing on ERG machines. Rowers are placed in […]

Rams to improve rugby tactics after first loss


The opening game for the men’s Rockford rugby team was a heartbreaking defeat on Wednesday, March 24. The Rams controlled play early on, placing pressure on a Traverse City (TC) defense which was willing to bend but not break. Rockford worked the ball within the TC 22-meter line on a number of occasions, but came […]

Rockford well represented at NAIA Division II national men’s basketball tournament

on Prins helps Davenport finish the season with the team’s best finish in school history.

To determine who was the best National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Division II men’s basketball team in the nation, 32 select basketball teams from around the U.S. gathered in Point Lookout, Mo. from March 10 to 16. Michigan had three very good teams qualify for the national championship this year. Of these three teams, […]

West Michigan hockey team goes to USA hockey nationals

The Grand Rapids Griffins Bantam AA hockey team is comprised of several Rockford residents. They are (l–r) Head Coach Scot Mills, Cam Bathum, Todd Millar, Trevor Mills, Nathan Hill and Assistant Coach Alan Hoard.

First time in West Michigan history This hard working group of boys started the season with a goal that no one thought could be achieved—a goal that no other hockey team from the west side of Michigan had EVER achieved. The goal was to win the state championship and qualify to go play for a national […]