Rockford High School Football Team

Muskegon tops Rams with series of big plays 21-9

September 13, 2012 // 0 Comments

by RANDY GREGORY Rams quaterback Kyle Short drops back and looks through the rain for an open receiver. Photo by JAMES COOPER Rockford and Muskegon met on Friday, Sept. 7 at Ted Carlson Memorial Stadium in Rockford in an annual gridiron battle that has produced more than its share of thrilling contests. The game began in a deluge that featured torrential rain and blustery [...]

Ram footballers participate in varied 7-on-7 contests

July 19, 2012 // 0 Comments

by RANDY GREGORY High school football teams across the country place highly divergent views on the importance of seven-on-seven passing competitions and the role they play in the success of the upcoming season. Many coaches stretch the rule to the limit and take full advantage of every opportunity that presents itself. Nike, Adidas and other sports-related firms have even [...]

Rams football falls to Detroit Catholic Central

November 24, 2011 // 0 Comments

Shamrocks too much in semifinals  by TIM COOPER and MATT WEAVER Brandon Lubenow provides the only major highlight for Rockford when he returns the opening kickoff for a touchdown. Photo by JIM COOPER Things looked good early for the Rockford Rams football team on Saturday, Nov. 19, as Brandon Lubenow returned the opening kickoff 95 yards for a touchdown. Then a Steven [...]

Rams hold on in regional football final

November 17, 2011 // 0 Comments

Rockford advances to face Detroit Catholic Central in semifinals  by TIM COOPER Kyle Short returns the first of his two interceptions against the Grand Blanc Bobcats. Photo by JIM COOPER The goal for Coach Ralph Munger and his Rams in the regional final game was not necessarily to stop the high-powered Grand Blanc Bobcats’ offense. Grand Blanc, in the first two [...]

Rockford defeats Bulldogs, finishes regular season undefeated

October 29, 2009 // 0 Comments

    Tyler Pratt scores from five yards out. Photo by TONY ANDERSON     Nick Smythe scores for the Rams. Photo by TONY ANDERSON by TONY ANDERSON The Rockford Rams traveled to Grandville on Friday, Oct. 23, with the hopes of finishing the regular season undefeated. The Bulldogs won the coin toss and deferred to the second half. The Rams started on their 20-yard line. [...]