Rockford softball begins OK Red play with 3 shutout wins

Rockford sophomore pitcher Tricia Graham delivers against Muskegon.

    Rockford’s Lady Rams began the OK Red portion of their season in impressive fashion last week, starting with an 11-0 victory in Grand Haven on April 22. Tricia Graham completely shut down the Buc offense by allowing 0 hits, striking out 14 batters, and allowing just one walk on the day. Offensively, Graham […]

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Rockford Women’s Rugby Club claims first victory

Rockford Women’s Rugby Club is victorious over Grandville.

  After being soundly beaten by Grandville High School’s women’s rugby team in their first-ever scrimmage a few weeks ago, the Rockford Women’s Rugby Club (RWRC) took their revenge in a match on Tuesday afternoon, April 21. The match was on Grandville’s home turf and took place in a freezing mixture of snow and rain. […]

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Rams go 1-1 at Rogers’ annual Wooden Bat Tournament

Ryan Darby tosses to second base for an out.

  Rams go 1-1 at Rogers’ annual Wooden Bat Tournament   Brian Baldwin pitches against Rogers High School. Photo by KANDI JEZAK by JON STREET   Catholic Central (CC) beat Rockford High School 6-2 in the first game of the Rogers Ninth Annual Wooden Bat Tournament at Lamar Park on Saturday, April 25. Sophomore Brendan […]

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Majerle named Coach of the Year

Steve Majerle, Rockford’s varsity boys basketball coach, was recently named Regional Coach of the Year by the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan. Majerle guided the Rockford Rams to an undefeated OK Red conference championship, district championship and regional championship. The Rams finished the season with a 22-3 record. Majerle completed his 12th year as the […]

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Rockford girls soccer shoots lights out

Junior Ram Jordan Diffenderfer makes a play for the goal. Photo by Bret Doud

by JACKIE HOLLAND-DECKER The Rockford soccer team was on fire Friday night, April 24, taking 29 shots and a record nine corner kicks against visiting Jenison. Three of the shots went in and many more could have if not for the formidable goal-keeping skills of the Wildcats’ Kelly Hevelhurst, who made 15 saves. The Rams […]

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