Rams Harriers compete at Spartan and Sparta Invitations

Grant Amon and Chris Coles compete at the Spartan Invitational. Photo by SHERRI WOZNICK

By CHRIS CRUICKSHANK The Rockford High Men’s Cross Country team split their squad to compete in both Friday’s Spartan Invitational and Saturday’s Sparta Invitational.  The weather at both events was awesome and so were the Rams! In the Spartan Invitational Elite Division, the Rams squared off against the best teams in the State and came […]

Rockford girls track takes second at Spartan Classic, stay on top of OK Red

Kelsey Kaczor hands off to Savanah Huizingh during the 1,600-meter relay against Hudsonville on Thursday, April 26. Rockford finished second in this event.

by RANDY GREGORY The girls track team from Rockford stayed firmly atop the OK Red standings with a pair of dominant wins last week. The Rams began the week by topping Grandville 89-48 on Tuesday, April 24, and followed that up by trouncing Hudsonville 99-38 on Thursday, April 26. They then ventured to East Lansing […]

Women harriers claim runner-up at regional championship

Claiming second place in regional racing is the Rams girls cross-country team of (front row, l–r) Maegan Roach, Morgan Harney, Taylor Manett, Natalie Napolillo; (back row) Coach Lisa Miller, Lauren Brasure, Kerianne Schoff, Jane Hawks and Coach Ben Watson.

In a regional championship that featured three ranked teams in the state in addition to an honorable mention team, a close competition was brewing this close to Halloween, especially with state final qualification implications on the line. With the sixth-ranked Grand Haven Bucs, seventh-ranked Rockford Rams, eighth-ranked Hudsonville Eagles and Honorable Mention Grandville Bulldogs pushing […]

Lady Rams cross-country claims share of OK Red title

Ram sophomore Morgan Harney finishes in ninth place in the OK Red conference championship race, earning her All Conference honors.

In what is best categorized as improbable, the women’s cross-country team of Rockford won the OK Red conference championship race by defeating previously unbeaten Hudsonville and outdistancing second-place Grand Haven by 18 points. The Rams finished with 44 points to Grand Haven’s 62 and Hudsonville’s 72. The Rams, who went into the championship race in […]

Rockford women’s cross-country team claims regional title

Rockford’s cross-country team, made up of (front row, l–r) Allison Hazy, Catie Rietsema, Anna Bos; (back row) Sam Anderson, Taylor Manett, Jane Hawks, Jordan Vickery, Sawyer Rocheleau and Morgan Harney bring home a regional victory.

The Lady Rams of Rockford claimed the regional championship in cross country this past weekend for the second year in a row. Currently ranked number two in the state, the Lady Rams took home the victory over number-three-ranked Traverse City Central (TCC) and number-one-ranked Grand Haven in addition to the other 12 teams in the […]