Rams win 2011 Circuit State Championship

Rockford Rams 5th Grade Boys team competed in the Michigan Circuit Finals July 29-31 in Grand Rapids. They went 8-0 on the weekend and are the fifth-grade state champions! Pictured are (front row, l–r) Cole Johnson, Collin VanderVelde, Kevin Klein, Cole Sorenson; (middle row) Jordan McNees; (back row) Coach Bill VanderVelde, Jason Whittaker, Ryan Laura, and Coach Kirk Sorenson. Also participating this weekend, but not pictured, were players Joseph Besta, Nicholas Besta and Coach Pat Besta.

Roguewood Elementary School’s Jason Whittaker, an Example in Excellence

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Young man is friend to many and defender to those in need Jason Whittaker, 11, is the son of Dean and Sandi Whittaker and brother to Olivia, Claire and Elise. He is a well-liked student at Roguewood, where classmates describe him as conscientious, responsible, hardworking, organized and a young man with leadership abilities. Jason is […]