Varsity girls tennis competes for conference

Jenelle Miller wins for the Rams at number three singles.

The Rockford varsity girls tennis team played their last conference game against Grandville last week. Rockford defeated Grandville 8-3, with wins at number two singles (Marjeanne Bothma), number three singles (Jenelle Miller), number four singles (Alyssa Bowman), number three doubles (Paula Downs, Brittney Raisch), and number four doubles (Mellisa Bors, Morgan Vermeulen) to go into […]

Great teamwork yields success for girls tennis

Lauren Korlewicz contributes to the Ram win, playing in first singles.

Rockford girls varsity tennis team ended an extremely busy week on a winning note Saturday, May 7, adding to several other wins posted earlier in the week. The team traveled to Ludington and enjoyed favorable weather for a change, ultimately emerging the winner in a six-team invitational, which was also attended by Petoskey, Traverse City, […]

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 […]

Rockford girls varsity tennis wins one, loses one

Lindsay Gauger displays winning form against Grand Haven, posting a 6-3, 6-0 victory.

Prior to the Monday, May 3 match-up against Grand Haven, the Bucs presented the Rams with a card signed by their entire team expressing their condolences for the unexpected loss of classmate Stephen May. The kind gesture from the Grand Haven team was very much appreciated by the Ram team, coach and parents. A memorial […]

Girls tennis takes first place at Ludington

The Rockford girls varsity tennis team celebrates their first-place victory at the Ludington Invitational on Saturday, May 2.

The Rockford girls varsity tennis team brought home a first-place trophy last week from the Ludington Invitational, which occurred at Ludington High School’s brand-new Schoenherr Tennis Center on Saturday, May 2. The invitational also featured Traverse City West High School. Forest Hills Eastern High School bowed out, citing swine flu concerns. The Rams posted 10 […]