Ben Avink

Rams men’s skiers place fourth at Marquette regionals

February 18, 2010 // 0 Comments

Michael Dix skis to a seventh-place finish in slalom for the Rams.   On Thursday, Feb. 11, four area schools traveled more than six hours, along with five other Michigan teams to compete at Marquette Mountain in the Division I regional finals for downhill ski racing. With fresh snow and relatively mild conditions, the weather was perfect for the race. The steeper, longer [...]

Rockford skiers finish first at Caberfae

February 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

    Ben Avink skies to a sixth place finish at Cabrfae.   Rockford High School downhill ski racers completed their regular season with a race at the steeper, longer slopes of Caberfae on Jan. 29 and the final race at Cannonsburg on February 2.  In the end, Rockford boys’ team finished in first place in both events, well ahead of the favored East Grand Rapids [...]