Reenactors rough it out through rainy weekend

September 23, 2010 // 0 Comments

  The 24th annual Grand Rogue Military Encampment has been cancelled in the past due to extreme flooding, but this year’s event was a little soggy due to rain showers. A historic bonanza of knowledge and authentic clothes and equipment showed visitors what life was like before electricity, both in military reenactment and family settings. The event takes place each [...]

Rams volleyball takes down Portage Central, tops West Ottawa

September 23, 2010 // 0 Comments

Monday night, Sept. 13, the Rockford High School gymnasium featured two of Michigan’s top Class A volleyball programs in the state when the visiting Portage Central Mustangs took on the Rockford Rams. Rockford’s outside hitter Murphy Huyer (#4) looks to place a kill over two Portage Central blockers. The Rams got hot early and never cooled off as they won this [...]

Rockford boys cross country gears up for challenging season

September 23, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Rockford boys ran a tough race Friday afternoon, Sept. 17, at the Spartan Invitational held at the Forest Akers East Golf Course in East Lansing. Running in the Elite Division, this meet provided an opportunity to assess the competition the Rams will face against some top talents from across the state. They will also face some strong local teams, especially in the [...]

Rams boys cross county competes in two weekend invitationals

September 23, 2010 // 0 Comments

by Chris Cruickshank  The Rockford High School boys cross county team participated in split squad events over the weekend, with the varsity team running at the Spartan Invitational in East Lansing on Friday, Sept. 17, and the junior varsity team running at the Sparta Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 18. As it had been for the past few years, the Sparta Invitational was [...]

Rockford wins West Michigan Relay event at home

September 23, 2010 // 0 Comments

When Rockford’s women swimmers agreed to host this year’s West Michigan Relay, they did not expect to beat OK Red conference champion, Ottawa Hills, but they did expect to give them a run for their money. That’s just what the Rams did Saturday, Sept. 11 at their high school as 15 of the toughest West Michigan teams met for the annual relay championship. The Rams [...]
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