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Rockford Varsity Hockey earns two wins in Kalamazoo.

February 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Rockford Rams Varsity Hockey team traveled to Kalamazoo for a pair of games during the weekend of January 23 and 24, and came away with two W’s. Rockford defeated Mattawan 5-3 in the Friday night contest. Rockford dropped Portage Northern 2-1 in the Saturday matinee matchup.   Mattawan opened the scoring midway through the opening period. Rockford responded by [...]

Razorbacks win end-of season hockey tournament

April 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS—Cedar Rock SportsPlex of Cedar Springs recently announced the 14-and-under Bantam Tournament champions. The 2008-09 roller hockey season ended on Saturday, March 28, after two weeks of tournament play with the Bantam team of the Razorbacks emerging as champs after an exciting 4-3 victory over Digi Fab, the season champions. The Razorback team [...]

Rams’ Playoff Run Ends in Regional Hockey Finals

March 12, 2009 // 0 Comments

by CHRIS CRUICKSHANK Forrest Andrus guards the pipes during playoff action. Photo by CHRIS ROZEMA They say all good things must come to an end, and so it was for Coach Ed VanPortfliet’s 2008-2009 Rockford varsity hockey team. The Rams bowed out on Saturday night in a 0-4 loss at the hands of the Howell Highlanders. The loss left the Rams’ overall record at [...]

Rams Skate Away from Reeths Puffer on Seniors Night

February 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

The Rockford varsity hockey team completed a two-game season sweep of the Muskegon Reeths Puffer Rockets on Wednesday, Feb. 18, winning by a score of 3-2. The Rams had easily won the teams’first meeting by a score of 6-2, but this game was much closer, requiring an overtime period to settle the matter. In the first period, it was all Rockford, as the Rams took a 2-0 [...]

Rams Skate Past Traverse City Bay Reps

January 29, 2009 // 0 Comments

The Rockford varsity hockey team took the visiting Traverse City Bay Reps (players from St. Francis, Elk Rapids, Kalkaska, Mancelona and Suttons Bay high schools) to the wood shed on Saturday afternoon, Jan. 24, beating their opponent by a score of 7-2. Jake Chaffee scored a natural hat trick (three successive goals), Shea Mills scored two goals, and Robert Perry had [...]