Engelkes picked to represent Michigan

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Sixth-grader Jake Engelkes of Belmont has been chosen as one of 12 baseball players in the state to represent Michigan 11U in the USSSA Jr. All-State Championship Tournament to be held in Fishers, Indiana August 9-12. Engelkes plays travel baseball for Elite, and will attend East Rockford Middle School this fall. He is only one […]

Team Ram Black and Orange conclude successful summer campaigns

by RANDY GREGORY Another season of baseball for the two teams comprised entirely of baseball players from Rockford drew to a close recently. Team Ram Black was basically a 16-and-under team filled with players expected to play at the varsity level for the Rams. Team Ram Orange was a 15-and-under team that featured players who […]

One hundredth year of Ram football draws nigh

by RANDY GREGORY It is clearly open for debate as to whether or not this is actually year number 100 for Rockford Ram football. There is a pair of years when football wasn’t contested due to various circumstances. But 2012 will mark the 100th anniversary of the inaugural season for what has truly become a […]

Rule changes beckon for 2012 football season

by RANDY GREGORY With the start of the varsity football season less than three weeks away, the Michigan High School Athletic Association announced there will be several rule changes that will take effect at the onset of the season. The changes range from relatively minor uniform specifications to several potentially game-deciding modifications. The changes are […]

RHS September 11 Tribute

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by DAN ZANG Principal, Rockford High School “Our enemies have made the mistake that America’s enemies always make. They saw liberty and thought they saw weakness,” President George W. Bush. Very shortly we will start a new academic year at Rockford High School (RHS). It is very exciting to see not only our students come […]