Team Ram Black and Orange conclude successful summer campaigns

by RANDY GREGORY Another season of baseball for the two teams comprised entirely of baseball players from Rockford drew to a close recently. Team Ram Black was basically a 16-and-under team filled with players expected to play at the varsity level for the Rams. Team Ram Orange was a 15-and-under team that featured players who […]

One hundredth year of Ram football draws nigh

by RANDY GREGORY It is clearly open for debate as to whether or not this is actually year number 100 for Rockford Ram football. There is a pair of years when football wasn’t contested due to various circumstances. But 2012 will mark the 100th anniversary of the inaugural season for what has truly become a […]

Rule changes beckon for 2012 football season

by RANDY GREGORY With the start of the varsity football season less than three weeks away, the Michigan High School Athletic Association announced there will be several rule changes that will take effect at the onset of the season. The changes range from relatively minor uniform specifications to several potentially game-deciding modifications. The changes are […]

Lubenow to play football at Ferris State

Brandon Lubenow

by RANDY GREGORY Brandon Lubenow, a 2012 Rockford graduate, became the latest Ram football player to finalize his plans for the upcoming season. After traveling to Big Rapids to meet with new Bulldog Coach Tony Annese recently, Lubenow strutted his stuff and left with an invitation to become a member of this year’s Ferris State […]

Team Ram Black continues stellar summer play

by RANDY GREGORY The Rockford baseball program has achieved unparalleled success in recent seasons (including a state championship in 2011). One of the pillars that the team’s success has been predicated on is the summer program that nearly every Ram freshman, sophomore and junior from last season participates in. The teams are separated into two […]