Rockford High School Crew Team

RHS crew members help special needs students experience fun on water

June 28, 2012 // 0 Comments

by CINDY M. CRANMER Members of Rockford High School’s crew team along with special needs students gather for a photo before they are bussed out by AAA Canoes to learn about being on the water and canoe down the Rogue River. Photo by CINDY M. CRANMER Working together to benefit special needs students was the goal of everyone involved in a recent activity on the Rogue [...]

Rockford crew men bring home Grand Rapids Invitational trophy

May 3, 2012 // 0 Comments

by MARY CLINTHORNE  Rockford’s crew teams celebrate the Men’s Grand Rapids Invitational victory on Saturday, April 28. Photo by JON LOUX Students from 10 high school rowing programs, representing three states (Michigan, Illinois and Indiana) competed Saturday, April 28, at Riverside Park, the site of the Grand Rapids High School Rowing Invitational. Rockford High [...]

Rockford crew teams crowned state champions

June 2, 2011 // 0 Comments

The 2011 Rockford High School crew teams are crowned state champions at the Michigan Scholastic Rowing Championship Regatta on May 28. Cold, rainy weather did not slow the Rockford High School crew teams as they rowed into history last weekend at the Michigan Scholastic Rowing Championship Regatta held at Grand Rapids’ Riverside Park on Saturday, May 28. For the first [...]

Rockford crew finishes big at National Regatta

May 29, 2009 // 0 Comments

Showing off their first-place awards—and new uniforms—is the women’s freshman eight team of (front, l–r) Emily Prus, Kendall McConnohie, coxswain Rebecca DeKorne, Kaitlyn Fugate; (back) Jessica Wheeler, Kendra Bilardello, Kate Fraser, Kara Korson, Andrea Galloway and Coach Tim Jacobs. The team claimed first place in their event at the Scholastic Rowing Association [...]