Lady Rams outscore Red Hawks by one

Rockford junior Erica Scott eludes a defender.

Tuesday, May 3, the Rockford Rams girls soccer team learned that Cedar Springs was ranked ahead of Rockford locally. That news was a little more motivation for an already motivated Rockford team. Wednesday night, May 4, the Rams started strong, registering a couple shots on the Red Hawk goal within the first several minutes. Cedar […]

Three girls sign to play college soccer

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Coach Steve Thomas (left) sits alongside three Rockford varsity soccer teammates (l–r) Emily Cowan, Sidney Benda and Melanie (Lanie) Esch on Friday, Feb. 4, as they sign to play soccer in college. The signing took place in the Rams Den at Rockford High School before families and friends. Cowan signed with Cleveland State University, Benda […]

Rockford girls soccer overcomes sorrow to succeed

Emily Cowan winds up to shoot.

by JACKIE HOLLAND-DECKER Sorrow played a heavy hand against the Rockford girls soccer team in the last two weeks, but for those 80 minutes out on the field, the Rams were able to overcome their grief and play great soccer. They won two of their three games in the midst of their despair, and even […]

Rockford girls soccer wins league opener

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by JACKIE HOLLAND-DECKER The Rockford girls soccer team opened the league season with a formidable win against Hudsonville Friday night, April 16, but against non-league opposition last week, they faltered. The Rams, now 2-2 overall, beat the visiting Eagles 4-1, taking advantage of four different scorers on the blustery, cold night at Rams Stadium. On […]