Lady Rams cross-country earns Academic All State honors

Anna Bos

The Rockford girls cross-country team’s academic performance matched its athletic performance when they were honored for having the third highest team grade-point average (GPA) of the 27 teams that competed at the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) state finals on Saturday, Nov. 6. The Lady Rams raced to a third-place team finish, which continued […]

Rockford women’s cross-country team claims regional title

Rockford’s cross-country team, made up of (front row, l–r) Allison Hazy, Catie Rietsema, Anna Bos; (back row) Sam Anderson, Taylor Manett, Jane Hawks, Jordan Vickery, Sawyer Rocheleau and Morgan Harney bring home a regional victory.

The Lady Rams of Rockford claimed the regional championship in cross country this past weekend for the second year in a row. Currently ranked number two in the state, the Lady Rams took home the victory over number-three-ranked Traverse City Central (TCC) and number-one-ranked Grand Haven in addition to the other 12 teams in the […]

Lady harriers finish second at Portage Invitational

Rockford’s Lady Rams cross country harriers (l–r) Taylor Manett, Sawyer Rocheleau, Jane Hawks, Sam Anderson, Allison Hazy, Catie Rietsema, Jordan Vickery and Anna Bos help the team claim second place at the Portage Invitational.

The number-three-ranked Lady Rams cross-country team finished with a strong second place at the Portage Invitational where seven of the top 10 ranked Division I teams competed. The Rams were edged by number-one-ranked Grand Haven by four points and outdistanced number-two-ranked Traverse City Central, to whom they had previously lost on two occasions. Juniors Jane […]

Lady Rams win Midwest Meet of Champions

The Lady Rams (pictured l–r) Anna Bos, Sawyer Rocheleau, Jane Hawks, Allison Hazy, Catie Rietsema, Taylor Manett, Jordan Vickery, Morgan Harney and Coach Ben Watson were victorious in Hilliard, Ohio, where they defeated the number one and number two ranked teams in Ohio: Mason and Magnificat. The Lady Rams are currently ranked number three in the state of Michigan.

This weekend the Rockfrd Area Historical Society is still offering the Make It Take It Scarecrow Event. Pictured are Brian and Amber with children Macy, 7, Andrew, 5, and Caleb, 4. They are all from Rockford.

Pictured in the photo are:  Abigail Blanchard, Anna Bos, Dylan Bronkema, Evan Bruin, Cyril Casapao, Andrew Christensen, Luke Counterman, Julie Daukss, Nicole Feinauer, Zachary Forrester, Lauren Girard, Michael Greko, Molly Grettenberger, Eric Henderson, Bethany Hicks, Bethany Joseph, Stephen Knape, Joseph Kropiewnicki, Rebecca Manshaem, Devon McAvoy, Chloe McColgan, Colin McWatters, Zackary Nelson, Timothy Newberger, Cody Normington, Caitlin Orzechowski, Jonathan Panzer, Haley Pilgrim, Shannon Pinner, Caleb Post, Alexander Quinn, Gabriel Reitemeier, Christine Scales, Alexander Stembaugh, Sarah Strozeski, Sarah Verbrugge, Peyton Wells, Jessica Winkels

 Thirty-seven seniors at Rockford High School scored 30 or better on the college entrance exam. Congratulations to all students as they now decide which college is the right fit for them! Rockford consistently has many students score 30 or higher on their ACT test – last year, over 30 students also scored 30 or higher. […]