Rockford Rams Wrestling

Rams fall to Hudsonville 42-30 in OK Red tilt

February 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Rockford wrestling team journeyed to Hudsonville for an OK Red dual meet on Wednesday, January 21st in search of their first league triumph against the Eagles. Pins were the rule of the day as the two squads combined for eleven pins in the 14 matches contested. Unfortunately for the Rams it was the home squad that garnered six of the pins en route to a 42-30 decision. [...]

Rockford wrestling tops Grandville

January 26, 2012 // 0 Comments

Rams get complete effort in dual meet win by TIM COOPER Danny Apkarian tries to escape from Hudson's number-one-ranked Joel Varney. Apkarian, ranked ninth in Division I, upset Varney 4-3. Photo by JIM COOPER When the Rockford Rams took to the mat on Wednesday, Jan. 18 against Grandville, memories of losing to the Bulldogs last year were very strong. This year’s [...]

Grandville upsets Rockford on Parents’ Night

February 3, 2011 // 0 Comments

Bulldogs defeat Rams in wrestling for first time since 2003 The Rams wrestling team hosted the Grandville Bulldogs on their annual Parents’ Night on Wednesday, Jan. 26. The visiting Bulldogs jumped out to an early 19-0 lead by winning the first four matches, two by fall, one by major decision, and one by decision. The Rams began chipping away at the Bulldogs, with a [...]

Rams wrestlers ground Falcons

January 27, 2011 // 0 Comments

VanRooyen only Ram in finals at Holt tournament  Peter Nugent works for a turn. Nugent finished seventh at Holt on Saturday. Photo by JIM COOPER by TIM COOPER The Rams fell behind the East Kentwood Falcons early in their dual meet on Wednesday, Jan. 19. Matt Franklin put his Falcons up 6-0 when he pinned Rockford’s Danny Apkarian early in the first period of their [...]

Ending bittersweet for Ram wrestlers

March 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

by TIM COOPER  Austin Scogg is on his way to a 3-1 victory in the state semifinals against Hartland's John Julian. Photo by JIM COOPER The Rockford Rams traveled to Battle Creek on Friday, March 26 for the final dual meets of the season. In the quarterfinals the Rams took on Westland John Glenn, a team they had defeated in late December. One Ram in particular found [...]