Rockford soccer beats Muskegon, ties West Ottawa

Rams junior defender Celine Stallmer (#13) breaks away from her mark.	Photo by BRET DOUD

by JACKIE HOLLAND-DECKER The Rams saw lots of OK Red action last week with games against Muskegon and West Ottawa. The results were different, but the Rams’ strengths showed through in both. Against the visiting Big Reds of Muskegon Monday night, May 4, the Rams shot the ball nearly 35 times in the first half, […]

Girls tennis takes first place at Ludington

The Rockford girls varsity tennis team celebrates their first-place victory at the Ludington Invitational on Saturday, May 2.

The Rockford girls varsity tennis team brought home a first-place trophy last week from the Ludington Invitational, which occurred at Ludington High School’s brand-new Schoenherr Tennis Center on Saturday, May 2. The invitational also featured Traverse City West High School. Forest Hills Eastern High School bowed out, citing swine flu concerns. The Rams posted 10 […]

Rockford crew displays true toughness in Wi-Hi Regatta

Rockford’s men’s novice four team of (l–r) Coach Eric Bennett, Austin Togger, Bryce Vandenberg, Matt Vermeer, Nate Roobol, Coach Jack DeLine and (front) coxswain Margaret Saelens take second place at the Wi-Hi Regatta.

by CANDY BURRIS Rowing teams from 20 schools in Michigan, Canada and Illinois converged at Wyandotte early Saturday morning, May 2, for the Wi-Hi Regatta. Weather conditions were less than ideal as high winds created whitecaps along the river and pushed waves up over the riggers as rowers attempted to race the course. Spectators watched […]

RHS varsity golf earns big win

Rockford’s varsity golf team of (front row, l–r) Coach Eric Cullum, Steven Mette, captain Adam Hoard, Sam Gallup, Eric Conroy, Alex Fox, (back row) Jake Chaffee, Trent Davison, Tyler Koedyker, John Hughey, Robert Pierson, Roman Moeckel and Darren Mazur is victorious over East Kentwood and Muskegon in their first home match of the season on April 14. Officially part of the junior varsity team but soon earning his varsity letter is David Keller (not pictured).

The Rockford Rams boys varsity golf team played their first home match at Braeside Golf Club in approximately 14 years on Tuesday, April 14. The match resulted in two Rockford victories, with Rockford scoring 156, followed by East Kentwood (159) and Muskegon (240). The Rams were led by Sam Gallup and Trent Davison with a […]

Lady Rams track and field prepared for conference championship

Rockford’s varsity girls track team of (front row, l–r) Rachel Jerrils, Sarah Neideck, Becky Caywood, Danielle Putterman, Emma Breen, Kelcie Severson, Krysten Fischer, (back row) Jane Hawks, Alyssa Durkin, Abby Blanchard, Sarah Birkmeier, Catie Rietsema, Rachel Herald and Katie Carlson displays winning trophies from the Rams’ victory at the Don Mitchell Roosevelt Memorial meet in Dayton, Ohio.

The Lady Rams of Rockford will put their undefeated OK Red record on the line this Friday, May 8, when they travel to Hudsonville for the OK Red conference track and field championship. Having narrowly defeated rival East Kentwood this past week by a score of 70-67, the Rams find themselves in familiar territory as […]