Ringler wins MYWA championship title


Ryan Ringler, 9, son of Paul and Jane (Flachs) Ringler and brother to Hannah, Jordan and Grace Ringler of Cedar Springs, did what most young wrestlers dream of. He won the state champion title through the Michigan Youth Wrestling Association (MYWA). Ringler wrestled the 01/02 age bracket at 82 pounds. As expected, it was a […]

QuikDrop wins Squirt league hockey tournament

The QuikDrop team of (front row, l–r) Justin VanOverloop, Cody Smith, Audrie Davis, Naomi George, Max Goodfellow, Brandon Richmond; (back row) Coach Bruce George, Kacie George, Sydnie Ouendag, Blake Goodfellow, Hayden Blik and Coach Tim VanOverloop emerge victorious in the Squirt Division with a 7-4 win over Kent Optimist on Thursday, March 25, at the Cedar Rock Sports Plex for their annual inline hockey tournament playoffs, concluding the 2009-2010 season.


Rockford Rams girls lacrosse earns impressive victory

The Lady Rams began their season with a convincing victory against Grand Haven. In their inaugural game on the new turf in the Ted Carlson Memorial Stadium—and their new uniforms purchased with the girls’ fundraising efforts—the Lady Rams lit up the scoreboard, winning 22-0. The Rams were shorthanded due to an injury to senior captain […]

Power Baseball and Softball center now open in Rockford

Jared Smith, 11, of Sparta readies to hit the ball inside the newly opened baseball/softball training facility near US-131 and Ten Mile Road on Graphics Drive. Lisa, Jared’s mother, said training with Coach Bob Simonson has had a huge impact on the boy’s ability to hit. “It’s been a huge difference in his confidence level,” she said. “He’s teaching him to hit down the line. Before, he was hitting it up a lot. He’s looking forward to starting the season.” To find out more about Power Baseball and Softball training, find the Facebook page or call (616) 570-8537.


Classifieds — April 8, 2010

HELP WANTED Assistant Sales Manager—local retail company is looking for assistant sales managers to join our team! Retail sales experience required. Building material experience a plus. Positions are full time. Flexible hours include evenings and weekends. Benefits include paid vacation, 401K and insurance packages available. Please send resumes to PO Box 20351, Saginaw, MI 48602.      […]