Veterinary practice believes in ‘family way of doing things’

May 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

Bridges Animal Hospital in Ada just 20 minutes from Rockford Denise Whittoft, DVM knew she wanted to be a veterinarian since she was just six years old. When she fulfilled her dream, she then realized she wanted to be her own kind of vet—a person like the old-fashioned family doctor who takes time to get to know her patients and can be a friend the family can count on. [...]

East Kentwood defeats Rockford soccer in battle for league lead

May 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

by JACKIE HOLLAND-DECKER The annual conference game between the Rockford varsity girls soccer team and the East Kentwood Falcons is always a “clash of the Titans,” and Friday’s fight for the OK Red lead was no exception. The Rams and Falcons were mirror images of each other in many ways, but one small fact made all of the difference: East Kead with Class B leader [...]

Rams soccer comes from behind to win in conference tourney opener

May 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

by JACKIE HOLLAND-DECKER Missed opportunities have plagued the Rockford girls soccer team all season long. Many times they have outplayed their opponents, only to lose in the last few minutes of the contest. When they found themselves trailing host Grandville 2-0 in the OK Red conference tournament opener Thursday night, May 20, at Grand View Elementary School, they had a [...]

Women’s lightweight eight crew takes first at state regatta

May 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

Twenty high school rowing teams from across the state of Michigan gathered at Riverside Park on Saturday, May 15 for the Scholastic Rowing Association of Michigan state regatta. Competition was tough as the boats battled it out in each heat to advance to the finals in the afternoon. Rockford’s men’s senior four boat of Jake Madsen, Nate Harrison, Mitch Griffis, Zach [...]

Rockford tennis advances to state finals

May 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

Oops, they did it again! Rockford girls varsity tennis qualified for the state finals after accumulating the necessary 18 points to earn the honor. The stage was set back on May 15 when the Rams hosted the OK Red conference tournament. Rockford earned 45 points, finishing third and providing the positioning needed for preferred seeding at the regional tournament this past [...]
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