Connor Darby

Darby, Zenner prepared to lead teammates on gridiron

August 23, 2012 // 0 Comments

by RANDY GREGORY Connor Darby (#2) and KC Zenner (#5) are elected as this year’s captains of the Rockford Rams football team. As the dawn of a new football season sits on the doorstep, the Rockford varsity football team anxiously awaits the opportunity to step forward and make their mark in this 100th anniversary of the program’s inception. The extra work in the [...]

Rams hold on in regional football final

November 17, 2011 // 0 Comments

Rockford advances to face Detroit Catholic Central in semifinals  by TIM COOPER Kyle Short returns the first of his two interceptions against the Grand Blanc Bobcats. Photo by JIM COOPER The goal for Coach Ralph Munger and his Rams in the regional final game was not necessarily to stop the high-powered Grand Blanc Bobcats’ offense. Grand Blanc, in the first two [...]

Rockford bursts past Holt, wins football battle of the Rams

September 8, 2011 // 0 Comments

by TIM COOPER Brandon Lubenow scores his second touchdown of the game after receiving a pass from Kyle Short. Photo by JIM COOPER Not since 2002 had the Rockford Rams lost two games in a row. Rockford hadn’t gone 0-2 to start a season since 1978. Only four times since 1950 have they dropped the first two games of the year. After a week one loss to Lowell, and the [...]

Ram football team awarded Academic All State honors

March 24, 2011 // 0 Comments

The Rockford Rams receiving second-place Academic All State honors are (front row, l–r) Zack Nelson, Spencer Sims, Adam Kroll, Connor Darby, Jesse Edick, Cameron Borg; (back) Coach Joe Schwander, Mark LaPrairie, Bryce Vanderberg, Austin Burris, Steven Mette, Colin Remtema and Coach Ralph Munger. Congratulations to the Rockford Rams football team on receiving second [...]