Mark LaPrairie

Rockford Rams sign on for future football

February 9, 2012 // 0 Comments

Six players sign letters of intent for college Rockford football players (l–r) Steve Mette, Mark LaPrairie, Ben Braden, Anthony DeDamos, Aaron Weston and Matt Boonstra attend a National Letter of Intent Day event at Celebration Cinema on Wednesday, Jan. 31. Six Rockford Rams football players were among athletes who signed letters of intent with the college or university [...]

Rams win fourth consecutive football district championship

November 10, 2011 // 0 Comments

Rockford defense shines as offense explodes  by TIM COOPER and MATT WEAVER Ryan Hartley (#6) finds a hole in the line and runs for a first down. Photo by TOM SCOTT According to Head Coach Ralph Munger, when the Rams have a good week in practice, things go well in the game. The Rams had a good week in practice last week. Rockford took little time asserting their dominance [...]

Rams varsity football improves to 3-1

September 22, 2011 // 0 Comments

Defense shines in first half  by TIM COOPER and MATT WEAVER  Ryan Hartley darts around the end of the offensive line. Hartley scored two touchdowns Friday night. Photo by JIM COOPER An undefeated West Ottawa Panthers football team paid a visit to the Ted Carlson Memorial Stadium on Friday, Sept. 16, to face the Rams in a highly anticipated matchup between the two OK Red [...]

Ram football team awarded Academic All State honors

March 24, 2011 // 0 Comments

The Rockford Rams receiving second-place Academic All State honors are (front row, l–r) Zack Nelson, Spencer Sims, Adam Kroll, Connor Darby, Jesse Edick, Cameron Borg; (back) Coach Joe Schwander, Mark LaPrairie, Bryce Vanderberg, Austin Burris, Steven Mette, Colin Remtema and Coach Ralph Munger. Congratulations to the Rockford Rams football team on receiving second [...]

Rockford Rams ground the Falcons

October 14, 2010 // 0 Comments

Sixth win puts Rockford in playoffs for 17th straight season When East Kentwood’s Braden Miller streaked past the Ram kickoff team to start the game, it appeared Rockford may have been coming out flat after their big win over Muskegon the week before. A minute and a half later, Ram running back Zach Schmuck raced past the Falcon defense for a 71 yard touchdown run, and [...]
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