Rockford defeats East Kentwood in first game of playoffs

Ryan Darby (#2) rushes hard to get a Rockford first down.	Photo by TOM SCOTT


Rockford water polo qualifies for state tournament

Second team All Region goalie Pat Fase

The first Saturday semifinal match pitted Rockford against a very strong East Kentwood squad. The Falcons kept the Rams off balance for most of the game, pulling away in the third period and holding on for a 5-2 victory. “We didn’t perform the way we’re capable of performing,” McWatters summed up, “and we were outplayed […]

Lady Rams, Hawks dominate regional cross country championship

  Fifty-four points, that was the margin of victory for the Lady Rams cross country team this past Saturday at the Division I regional championship in Carson City. The currently number-one-ranked Rams scored 21 points by placing their top five runners in the top seven, including individual regional champion Jane Hawks, to easily outdistance runner-up […]

Rockford equestrian team finishes strong at state after winning regionals

The Rockford equestrian B team finished out their 2009-2010 riding season with a third-place finish at the Michigan Interscholastic Horsemanship Association (MIHA) state finals held October 15-18, 2009. The eight riders moved their horses to Midland, Mich. for the long weekend and kept pressure on the other nine teams the entire event. “The team had […]

Rockford High School receives sportsmanship mini grant

The Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) recently announced that Rockford High School is a recipient of a sportsmanship mini grant. MEEMIC Insurance is the MHSAA’s corporate partner in this initiative. MEEMIC Insurance representative Brian O’Neil recently presented the scholarship check to Director of Athletics Tim Erickson. The Brian O’Neil Insurance Agency also presented a […]