Rudy Kazoody’s announce winner

Lydia Garner, an eighth-grader at North Rockford Middle School, is the winner of the Gummy Bear prize from last month’s drawing at Rudy Kazoody’s. Her guess of 223 Gummy Bears was the closest, with the correct amount being 209. This month, enter to win a gift certificate!

Rams take one away from Muskegon

Ram running back Tyler Pratt (#45) is

Rockford scored two touchdowns in the last four minutes to win the football game Friday night, Oct. 9, against the tough Muskegon Big Reds. The cold, wet evening started with the introduction from the U.S. Air Force that it was the featured game of 2009 in the Great American Rivalry Series. Top scholar athletes were […]

Rinehart to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Former Rockford High School wrestling coach Don Rinehart will be inducted into the Michigan Wrestling Association Hall of Fame on Friday, Nov. 6 in Mount Pleasant at the Comfort Inn Convention Center, and will also receive the 2009 Division I Coach of the Year award. Rinehart will also be receiving the 2009 Michigan High School […]

Sweet seventeen for Rams varsity water polo

Junior Pat

By routing Zeeland Wednesday night, Oct. 7, in a key conference match-up, the Rockford boys water polo team extended their streak of finishing atop the OK conference to an unbelievable 17 years. Rockford’s streak began in 1993, the year Bill Clinton was inaugurated, Jurassic Park (the first one) was a box office smash, and the […]

Ram runners not halted by ailments

Rockford’s state-ranked boys cross country team went into the Portage Invitational—one of the largest invitationals in the Midwest—with a group of varsity runners who were coping with a variety of physical ailments. Six of the top seven runners had either sustained injuries or were fighting off upper respiratory congestion but still toed the line in […]