Rockford’s Young commits to play baseball at MSU

Rockford High School (RHS) is pleased to announce that sophomore Kory Young has committed to play baseball at Michigan State University (MSU). Young was recruited to play shortstop for the Spartans. MSU is regarded as one of the top baseball programs in the Big 10 Conference. MSU won the Big 10 title in 2011 and […]

Manett, Raab soar to new Ram record performances

Taylor Manett beats some of the boys while en route to her 3,200-meter school record.

by RANDY GREGORY  It was a week for the record book for the girls track team at Rockford High School. Not one, but two long-standing marks fell to a pair of Ram athletes who compete in vastly different events. First up for the Rams was standout distance runner Taylor Manett. The senior ran a sparkling […]

Spring Arbor tennis adds Hall to 2012-13 roster

John Hall signs a letter of intent to play tennis at Spring Arbor University.

The legacy continues, as John Hall—grandson of Spring Arbor University (SAU) Hall of Fame tennis coach, Charlie Carey, and son of SAU tennis alum, Malcolm Hall—has signed a letter of intent to play tennis at SAU beginning in fall 2012. Hall, who will graduate from Rockford High School this month, will leave behind a wildly […]

Kimberly’s Boutique welcomes new intern

Kendall McConnohie

Kendall McConnohie, 17, is a senior at Rockford High School and is currently an intern at Kimberly’s Boutique in downtown Rockford. This fall, Kendall will be attending Grand Rapids Community College in the honors program and will transfer to Western Michigan University in 2014. She hopes to pursue a career in fashion merchandising. “I love […]

Odyssey of the Mind teams soar at state finals

Breaking all records previously set, 14 Rockford teams competed at the state finals on Davenport University’s campus against the brightest and most creative students in Michigan. Teams traveled from all over Michigan to compete, from Suttons Bay to Brighton, and creative  teams converged to compete for the top two places that will reward them with […]