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 […]

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Women’s soccer league competes in Lowell tournament

Women's soccer league.

A group of Rockford residents have joined together to play in the Rockford Community Services Women’s Soccer League’s second soccer tournament in Lowell in the 30+ Women’s Division. The team supports Rockford by wearing the color orange.

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Rams baseball continues winning ways

John Veitengruber dives to second base in the double-header against Holland on May 2.	Photo by KANDI JEZAK

  The Rockford Rams varsity baseball team has won their last five match-ups in a row. Making up for a cancelled game from April 27 due to rain, the Rams took on Grandville for two games on Wednesday, April 29, with Rockford winning 3-2 for both. The following Friday, May 1, Muskegon visited Rockford for […]

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Rams softball team outlasts Jenison 2-0

Lauren Pasciak blasts the winning hit.

  The most recent chapter in the well-documented rivalry between two of the area’s powerhouse softball programs-Rockford and Jenison-was an epic battle of will and grit. The battle was eventually won by the visiting Rams in 13 innings by the score of 2-0 behind the dominant pitching of Tricia Graham, great defensive plays, and the […]

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Rivals clash, Grand Haven beats Rockford girls soccer

Junior midfielder Jenna Lysne (#2) takes the ball up the sideline.	Photo by BRET DOUD

by JACKIE HOLLAND-DECKER The rivalry between the Rockford girls soccer team and Grand Haven goes back a long way, so every time the two teams meet, a battle ensues.  Three years ago, the Rams beat the Buccaneers for the district title. Two years ago, the Bucs turned the tables in the same game. Last year, […]

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