Rockford hockey loses nail biter

Senior Erik Datema skates around a Traverse City defenseman to get a shot on net.	Photo by MICHELE VANDERVELDE

Thursday, March 3, the Rockford Rams varsity hockey team traveled to Traverse City to take on the Titans from Traverse City West. The Rams knew it would be a tough game, playing a very good team in their home arena in the second round of the state championship tournament. Many were concerned that a long […]

Rockford hockey takes down Crusaders

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Wednesday night, Feb. 23 at Walker Ice Arena, the Rockford varsity hockey team took on the Crusaders from Muskegon Catholic Central in a rematch of an earlier contest, in which both teams had skated to a 4-4 tie. This night was much different. Early in the contest, Rockford got on the board when freshman Zach […]

Rockford hockey fights back, comes up just short of FHN

Keegan Knight blows past a Forest Hills skater.	Photo by MICHELE VANDERVELDE

Rams battle past Eagles Wednesday night, Jan. 26, Rockford took on the Forest Hills Northern/Eastern (FHN) hockey team as they tried to avenge an earlier season loss. The first period of the game showed that these teams remembered well the battle that they had just six weeks earlier. Both teams came out hitting in what […]

Rams hockey bounces back with solid win

Nicholas Larsen (#6) defends against a Forest Hills

Coming off a game they would like to forget Wednesday, Jan. 19, the Rams came out Saturday night, Jan. 22, against Forest Hills Central (FHC) with something to prove. Both teams started out fast and physical, but Rockford, while killing off the game’s first penalty, saw Nathan Hill get loose on a breakaway and blast […]

Rockford Varsity hockey splits weekend

Rams Nathan Hill (#24) and

Friday night, Dec. 3, the Rockford varsity ice hockey team took on the Falcons from West Catholic. In a penalty-laden game with a game total of 22 trips to the “sin bin,” each team found it difficult to get into a rhythm. Just 20 seconds into the game, Nathan Hill was checked from behind, sustaining […]