Bruce Carlstrom

Ending bittersweet for Ram wrestlers

March 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

by TIM COOPER  Austin Scogg is on his way to a 3-1 victory in the state semifinals against Hartland's John Julian. Photo by JIM COOPER The Rockford Rams traveled to Battle Creek on Friday, March 26 for the final dual meets of the season. In the quarterfinals the Rams took on Westland John Glenn, a team they had defeated in late December. One Ram in particular found [...]

Rams grab their champion share of last home dual wrestling meet

February 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

Nate Rojas suffers his first defeat in a tough OK Red conference against Anwar Munye of East Kentwood. Photo by JIM COOPER by TIM COOPER  With the starting weight drawn at 140 pounds, Rockford’s Austin Scogg took to the mat first on Wednesday, Jan. 27 at Rockford High School. Scogg’s opponent was a well-coached Niko Parks of East Kentwood. Apparently attempting to [...]

Rams destroy Muskegon, finish second at Holt

January 28, 2010 // 0 Comments

Bruce Carlstrom is on his way to a third-place finish at Holt on Saturday, January 23. Photo by JIM COOPER Three Rockford wrestlers remain undefeated for season by TIM COOPER On Wednesday, Jan. 20, it was short and ugly in the Rams’ favor when Rockford traveled to the lakeshore to take on the Big Reds in wrestling action. Five voids gave the Rams 30 points on the team [...]

Ram Wrestlers Crowned District Champs, Heading to Regionals

February 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

by TIM COOPER On Wednesday, Feb. 18 at Kentwood High School, the top-ranked Rockford Rams faced Grand Ledge in district dual competition. The district consisted of Rockford, Grand Ledge with the winner facing East Kentwood. Leading off for the Rams at 140 pounds was Zach Johnson facing Josh Vaillencourt. In a short and sweet match Johnson tidily disposed of Vaillencourt [...]