Three Rockford Little League teams advance to state

Wendell and Lauren Lanphear are suiting up to represent Rockford in Little League state tournament play.

Rockford Little League (RLL) is literally having a “banner year” in the 2012 District 9 All-Star tournament. Three Rockford teams have won their division banners during the District 9 championship games, and are advancing to play in state tournaments. The boys 12U Baseball team won the championship game with a shutout score of 3-0 against […]

Lubenow to play football at Ferris State

Brandon Lubenow

by RANDY GREGORY Brandon Lubenow, a 2012 Rockford graduate, became the latest Ram football player to finalize his plans for the upcoming season. After traveling to Big Rapids to meet with new Bulldog Coach Tony Annese recently, Lubenow strutted his stuff and left with an invitation to become a member of this year’s Ferris State […]

RPS varsity swim teams rank high nationally

Each year, the National Swim Coaches Association (NISCA) ranks all high school swim teams by their dual meet/conference meet strength. This is in contrast to the state meet, which has no indication of depth but only the strength of teams’ top 8-10 athletes. The national rankings take both depth and top athletes into consideration based […]

All-State Senior All-Star Volleyball Classic holds awards luncheon

The 2012 All-State Senior All-Star Volleyball Classic will be held Friday, July 27, 2012, at the Kellogg Arena in Battle Creek. An awards luncheon will be held from 1:00 to 3:15 p.m., two semifinal matches will be played at 5:30 p.m., and the consolation and final matches are scheduled at approximately 7:30 p.m. This tournament […]

RHS all-sport passes coming soon

Rockford High School will soon be making available its all-sport passes for the 2012-2013 season. All-sport passes are accepted at all regular season Rockford home sporting events except hockey, multi team tournaments and MHSAA tournaments. A family pass can be purchased for $175 and includes two adult and two student passes. Additional passes may be […]