Rockford crew’s excellent season ends at nationals

Rockford Men’s Varsity 4+ team of Corey Fase, Mitch Hendershott, Andy Carley, Bryce VanderBerg and Rebecca Featherston finishes fourth in the nation at last weekend’s Scholastic Rowing Association of America National Championship in Camden, New Jersey.	Photo by CHRIS FASE

by MARY CLINTHORNE Six Rockford boats competed in the Scholastic Rowing Association of America National Championship last Friday and Saturday, May 25-26, in Camden, N.J. The championship drew rowers from 177 schools, 16 states, and two countries. Friday’s preliminary races advanced the Women’s Freshman 8+, Men’s Freshman 8+, Women’s Junior 4+, Women’s Varsity 4+, and […]

Rockford men’s water polo claims West Regional crown

Rockford’s Eric Chisholm is named the West Region water polo MVP.

State tournament next up On Friday, Oct. 28, the Rockford High School men’s water polo team continued their march to the state tournament by opening up with a victory against the Panthers of West Ottawa in the Michigan Water Polo Association Western Water Polo Regional. The contests were hosted at the East Kentwood natatorium. The […]

Rockford men’s water polo fields 10 Academic All Americans

Pictured are (front row, l–r) Rockford Athletic Director Tim Erickson, Mike Arend, Cody Brown, Allyn Kinney, Alex Savage, Rockford Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Michael Shibler; (back) Grant Beach, Nick Dulak, Corey Fase, Mac Finnie, Nick Willison. Not pictured is Eric Chisholm.

The Rockford men’s water polo team excels in the classroom as well as in the pool. Rockford Public Schools is honored to announce that 10 team members have been selected as Academic All Americans for the 2010-2011 school year. Dan Zang, Rockford High School principal, stated, “We are very proud of these fine young men […]

Rams overpower Bulldogs in water polo

Rockford junior goalie Corey Fase has a great tournament.

The Rockford Rams men’s water polo team opened up their conference season by traveling to Grandville on Wednesday, Sept. 14 to meet the Bulldogs. Rockford played solid tough polo, overpowering the Bulldogs and coming away with an 18-3 victory. Once again, the Rams’ depth was evident as nine different players scored, six players had assists, […]

Rockford water polo achieves academic success

Rockford’s 13 Academic All State water polo players are (standing, l–r) Alex Savage, Cody Brown, Matt Vermeer, Mac Finnie, Nick Dulak, Bryan Wasberg, Allyn Kinney; (kneeling) Nick Willison, Grant Beach, Corey Fase, Mike Arend; (not pictured) Trenten Babcock and Josh Waldvogel.

As they prepare to defend their state water polo title on November 12, thirteen Rockford Rams took time out to receive Academic All State honors from the Michigan Water Polo Association (MWPA). Eight of the honorees are juniors: Cody Brown, Nick Dulak, Mac Finnie, Allyn Kinney, Alex Savage, Matt Vermeer, Josh Waldvogel and Bryan Wasberg. […]