Rockford varsity girls tennis named conference winners

Conference champs Courtney and Renee Fedeson competes at number two doubles.

First ever in school’s history After play was delayed due to rain on Saturday, May 12, the competition continued on Monday, May 14, with every player knowing what was expected. They went into competition with a three-way tie between Rockford, Hudsonville and West Ottawa. Everyone knew they had to give their best and one extra […]

Rockford Riptide turns out one of best seasons ever

Head Coach Mike Cutler and his assistant coaches headed into the championship meets with enthusiasm and optimism for some fast swims and personal bests from his kids. The Rockford Riptide team responded with just that, and turned out one of the best seasons the club has ever seen. The first stop for Coach Cutler and […]

Rockford rugby advances to state championship game

Junior winger Jeff Baldwin scores in the Birmingham game.

Rockford had two teams qualify for state rugby playoffs at Kenowa Hills this past Saturday, May 19. The Rams’ Division III team played first against Downriver Sharks. Rockford controlled the match from the start and finished with a 41-7 victory. Howell was their next opponent. The young Rams kept the game close for the first […]

Sports physicals offered

Rockford Public Schools will once again offer sports physicals to all INCOMING seventh- through 12th-graders. The district hosts physicals just once per year and will cover the upcoming 2012-13 school year for middle school and high school athletes. Any seventh- through 12th-grade student (fall of 2012) may participate at any location listed here: • Tuesday, […]

North Court Netters girls basketball teams again successful at AAU state tournament

North Court Netters’ sixth-grade team of (front row, l–r) Zoe Anderson, Ryleigh Keller; (back row) Coach Kevin Wildman, Greer Stuart, Katey O’Brien, Callie Ortiz, Kayla Wildman, Hannah Tompkins, Ashley Vriesenga, Grace Filipiak and Coach Bob O’Brien finish as runners-up in the championships.

North Court Netters teams have made a name for themselves over the past few years at the AAU state tournament. This year was no different, with Netters teams again finishing at the top. The seventh-grade girls won the Division II state championship. The sixth-grade Netters made it to the championship game to finish as runner-up. […]