Rockford tennis advances to state finals

Seniors Megan Zawacki, Heather Williams, Nicole Strobel (front), Katie Rachon, Lindsay Gauger, Tara Murray and Mackenzie Young wind down their varsity tennis careers.

Oops, they did it again! Rockford girls varsity tennis qualified for the state finals after accumulating the necessary 18 points to earn the honor. The stage was set back on May 15 when the Rams hosted the OK Red conference tournament. Rockford earned 45 points, finishing third and providing the positioning needed for preferred seeding […]

Ram golfers prevail with school record 144

David Keller tees off in his first varsity start of the 2010 season.

Wednesday, May 12, was destined to be a tough match for the Rockford Rams varsity golfers. Grandville was the only team that had defeated them in the OK Red this season. Rockford’s record in league was 15-1 and Grandville’s was 14-0. To say that the Rams stepped up is an understatement. The Rams turned in […]

Rockford girls basketball leads OK Red

Rockford sophomore Kimberly Weston fights for a loose ball in a win over Grandville.

  The Lady Rams rolled into Bulldog country Tuesday, Feb. 9, taking on Grandville in a rematch. This match-up seemed to be the most intriguing in the OK Red conference. After Rockford’s win last Friday over West Ottawa, the Rams climbed into a first-place tie with the Panthers (7-2). The Lady Rams are on the […]

Lady Rams battle in thrilling double-overtime OK Red showdown

Rockford’s Kate Huyser prepares to drive to the basket against Grand Haven’s Alex Law.

Last Friday evening, Jan. 15, the Rockford Rams traveled to Grand Haven for a pivotal match-up with the Buccaneers. A log-jam exists atop the OK Red as Rockford, Grand Haven, Hudsonville and West Ottawa all share first place with identical 3-1 records. Last week, Rockford let a win slip away in a tough loss to […]

Ram wrestlers leave mark at Detroit Catholic Central, Grand Haven

Nate Rojas comes out on top against Grand Haven’s Dylan VanderHyde. 	Photo by JAMES COOPER

by TIM COOPER On Wednesday, Jan. 6, the Rams stepped back into OK Red action, hosting the Buccaneers of Grand Haven. Early on it was all Rockford with the lightweights. Grand Haven showed promise with the middle weights, only to be denied at the end. At 103 pounds, sophomore Tyler VanRooyen used an early lateral […]