Rockford Crew

Ram rowers bring home medals for moms

May 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

by MARY CLINTHORNE  Men’s Lightweight 8 brings in their boat after their gold medal performance. Photo by CHUCK GINEBAUGH “Go Rams!” echoed through the Harsha Lake valley east of Cincinnati on Saturday and Sunday, Mother’s Day weekend, as Rockford rowed to first place in the men’s division of the Midwest Scholastic Rowing Championship (MSRC). The Rams were [...]

Rockford crew ends season strong

June 4, 2009 // 0 Comments

Rockford’s men’s novice eight boat of (front) coxswain Margaret Saelens; (middle, l–r) Andrew Troyanowski, Sean Ebel, Cody Brown; (back) Jake Madsen, Matt Vermeer, Nate Roobol, Bryce Vandenberg, Andrew Christensen, and Coach Eric Bennett take home first place in the Michigan State Regatta. by CANDY BURRIS The Rams traveled to Stony Creek Metro Park in Utica, Mich. [...]

Rockford crew displays true toughness in Wi-Hi Regatta

May 7, 2009 // 0 Comments

Rockford’s men’s novice four team of (l–r) Coach Eric Bennett, Austin Togger, Bryce Vandenberg, Matt Vermeer, Nate Roobol, Coach Jack DeLine and (front) coxswain Margaret Saelens take second place at the Wi-Hi Regatta. by CANDY BURRIS Rowing teams from 20 schools in Michigan, Canada and Illinois converged at Wyandotte early Saturday morning, May 2, for the Wi-Hi [...]

Sun shines bright on Rockford crew, captures first place

April 23, 2009 // 0 Comments

The women’s novice eight boat takes first place in Rockford crew team’s first regatta of the season. In a regatta dominated entirely by Ann Arbor Pioneer over the past several years, Rockford’s crew team pulled out all the stops to narrowly claim a first-place finish, just one point ahead of rival Ann Arbor Pioneer and two points ahead of another strong East [...]

Rockford crew starts season strong

March 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

by CANDY BURRIS Rockford crew team's top ten finishers earn the Rams enough points for a first-place win at Forest Hills Central against seven other teams. In a test of physical strength and endurance, the Rockford crew team stood up to the challenge and excelled. Claiming first-place honors for the second year in a row, the Rams clearly showed they were the best in [...]