Lady Rams claim conference on Senior Night

Rockford Girls Lacrosse Team, Senior Night, Rockford Community, May 27 2010, Sports

A freshman stole the show on Senior Night for the Rockford girls lacrosse team, as Erica Neumen led the Rams to victory over the Pioneers from East Grand Rapids (EGR) with five goals. The Rams were never challenged, jumping out to a quick lead that grew to 10-4 at the half. Rockford set a blistering […]

Rockford tennis hosts OK Red conference meet

Third doubles seniors Nicole Strobel and Tara Murray battle their opponents at the OK Red conference.

The Rockford Rams hosted the OK Red conference meet on Saturday, May 15. North Rockford Middle School hosted the singles teams and the doubles teams played at the high school. The competition was fierce with Rockford posting a strong third place overall for the event, behind first-place Hudsonville and second-place West Ottawa. Earlier in the […]

Rockford golfers tops in wind, rain

Steven Mette starts his OK Red match number five on hole 17 at BraeSide Golf Club.

Wind, rain and 40 degrees do not sound like golf weather, right? Well, for the varsity boys golf squads of Rockford, Grand Haven and West Ottawa it was. On Tuesday, May 11, these three teams competed in awful weather at BraeSide Golf Club in Rockford. The Rockford Rams prevailed, scoring 160 ahead of Grand Haven’s […]

Eleven children released from hunger by student drive

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Students at Rockford Christian School learned that hunger isn’t a problem only in far away places. Working with Kids Food Basket in Grand Rapids, the students raised in donations and food, a total value of $1,650, an amount which will feed eleven students after-school meals for a year. On Wednesday, May 19, the students released […]

Custard caps a grand field trip

Photo by CLIFF HILL

Mrs. Fowle’s second-grade class from Rockford’s Valley View Elementary School has what they described as “the bestest field trip ever!” In one whirlwind day, they toured the Rockford Fire Department, the Rockford Police Department, the Rockford Area Historical Museum, the Little Red School House, and Pioneer Cemetery. The group finished with a picnic in Garden […]