Rockford crew men bring home Grand Rapids Invitational trophy

Rockford’s crew teams celebrate the Men’s Grand Rapids Invitational victory on Saturday, April 28.	Photo by JON LOUX

by MARY CLINTHORNE  Students from 10 high school rowing programs, representing three states (Michigan, Illinois and Indiana) competed Saturday, April 28, at Riverside Park, the site of the Grand Rapids High School Rowing Invitational. Rockford High School took home the men’s team trophy, scoring 46 points, besting second-place Forest Hills Central by 36 points. The […]

Rockford crew dominates Spring Sprints

Rockford’s crew team celebrates fifth straight year of Spring Sprints victory.	Photo by JON LOUX

by MARY CLINTHORNE The bleachers in the gym at Forest Hills Central High School rumbled on Saturday, March 24, as the Rockford crew team celebrated another victory. For the fifth consecutive year, Rockford won the Grand Rapids Spring Sprints. The Rams claimed all three top positions in the open boys race, with Bryce VanderBerg setting […]