Rams repeat as state water polo champs

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The dynasty continues. Rockford entered the Michigan Water Polo Association state championships at West Zeeland, who was ranked fourth in the state, on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 12-13. But by the time the final whistle blew, the Rams were once again on top, claiming their second consecutive state championship, their seventh in eight years, and […]

Rockford water polo achieves academic success

Rockford’s 13 Academic All State water polo players are (standing, l–r) Alex Savage, Cody Brown, Matt Vermeer, Mac Finnie, Nick Dulak, Bryan Wasberg, Allyn Kinney; (kneeling) Nick Willison, Grant Beach, Corey Fase, Mike Arend; (not pictured) Trenten Babcock and Josh Waldvogel.

As they prepare to defend their state water polo title on November 12, thirteen Rockford Rams took time out to receive Academic All State honors from the Michigan Water Polo Association (MWPA). Eight of the honorees are juniors: Cody Brown, Nick Dulak, Mac Finnie, Allyn Kinney, Alex Savage, Matt Vermeer, Josh Waldvogel and Bryan Wasberg. […]

Rams take second at water polo regional

All Region First Team goalie Pat Fase blocks a penalty shot against Jenison to preserve the Rams’ lead. Photo by TRACY BROWN

Rockford moves on to defend state title  The Rockford boys water polo team claimed second place in the Michigan Water Polo Association (MWPA) West Regional championship held at East Kentwood High School last weekend. The Rams now move on to the MWPA state tournament, where they will need three wins against top opponents to repeat […]

Rams claim 18th straight conference water polo title

Junior Nathan Napolillo leads the Rams to victory over Grand Haven.

Rockford defeated Grand Haven last Monday, Oct. 11, in an OK conference boys water polo match. The Rams are now a perfect 7-0 in the conference with one only more game to play. And, because undefeated Jenison was upset by Grandville last week, the Rams are guaranteed at least a share of the conference title. […]

Rams capture third in state in women’s water polo

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When the Rockford women’s water polo team fell 5-7 to Hudsonville in a physical back-and-forth battle for the west regional championship on May 22, the team knew their road to the state title would be increasingly more difficult. The Lady Rams’ second seed placed them in a bracket with undefeated and state champion favorite Okemos […]