Former Rockford cheerleaders receive awards

Receiving awards at the Central Michigan University's annual year-end cheerleading banquet are (l–r) junior Katie Sakala and senior Jessica McDaniel.

On Sunday, April 3, Central Michigan University’s (CMU) cheerleading teams held their year-end banquet to honor their athletes. Jessica McDaniel, a four-year cheerleader, was honored as a senior leader of the all-girl cheer team. The first award she received was for the Senior Captain of the All Girl Squad for the 2010-2011 season. Her second […]

Women’s crew sweeps competition

The varsity four team of Kendra Bilardello, Rebecca Markham, Shelby Hodges, Kara Korson and Kate Fraser proudly display the women's take-home trophy from the St. Mary's Crew Classic.

The Rockford women’s crew team held strong in their first competition of the season and took top honors at the St. Mary’s Crew Classic on May 7 in Orchard Lake, Mich. For the second year in a row, the women’s team won the traveling Debbie Mitchell Trophy with a team total of 150 points. Ann […]

Men’s crew team ties for second place

The two men’s lightweight four teams await the start of their race. Pictured are (front, l–r) Sam Berndt, Tristan VanFossen, Kevin Clinthorne, Dilan Itter and coxswain Sarah McLellan; (back) coxswain Lauren Rohde, Marcus Powers, Tyler Truxton, Isaac Blenman and Sean Ebel.

Clear skies and calm waters were a welcome relief at the St Mary’s Crew Classic on Saturday, May 7 in Orchard Lake, Mich. Teams have been hampered with stormy weather and swollen rivers, causing races to be cancelled and rescheduled. The Rockford men’s team had a strong showing for the day, tying for second place […]

Rockford varsity baseball sweeps Grand Haven

Christian Leinesch hits against Grand Haven.

Rams split in action at Bay City Western tournament The Rams traveled to Grand Haven to take on the Buccaneers in varsity baseball action on Tuesday, May 3. Through four innings, it was a 1-1 game and then the Rams offense picked up. They used some timely hitting and took advantage of some Grand Haven […]

Rebels Baseball 12U finish second in USSSA West Michigan Classic

The Rebels 12U team of (front) bat boy Kyle Durfee; (middle, l–r) Brady Platt, Hunter Sorsen, Patrick Jackson, Carter Ross, Cameron Ross, Jared Simkins; (back) Coach Chad Simkins, Coach Brian Rode, Brayden Durfee, Bryce Davis, Coach Doug Davis, Carter Ferguson, and Nate DeWitt finish second in the USSSA West Michigan Classic.

The 12U Rebels baseball team traveled to Holland on the weekend of April30 through May 1, and came home with a second-place finish in the USSSA West Michigan Classic. This tournament cast 10 of the best 12U travel baseball teams in the area. The Rebels won their pool on Saturday, April 30, after defeating the […]