Friday Night Lights Experience

Drew Kerr

Week One — The Red Arrows host the Rams If week one is any type of projection of those to come, then fans, we’re in for some kind of treat. This week we will recap the Lowell vs Rockford game from the eyes of a fan and not a reporter. Keep in mind we are […]

Rams win 2011 Circuit State Championship

Rockford Rams 5th Grade Boys team competed in the Michigan Circuit Finals July 29-31 in Grand Rapids. They went 8-0 on the weekend and are the fifth-grade state champions! Pictured are (front row, l–r) Cole Johnson, Collin VanderVelde, Kevin Klein, Cole Sorenson; (middle row) Jordan McNees; (back row) Coach Bill VanderVelde, Jason Whittaker, Ryan Laura, and Coach Kirk Sorenson. Also participating this weekend, but not pictured, were players Joseph Besta, Nicholas Besta and Coach Pat Besta.

Rams Practice Players of the Week

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The Rams defended their home turf Friday night, Nov. 12, against the Panthers of West Ottawa to earn a district championship with the score of 35-13. Coach Ralph Munger was glad to get the win—he sent the Practice Players of the Week with the big time bakery truck. The offensive Practice Player of the Week […]

‘Ram Pride’ on display for Year of the Ram

photo by Kate Sickery

‘The Rams are a permanent part of the community’   “We are thrilled by the response from our community, this is exactly what we hoped would happen,” said Jamie Hosford, director of Human Resources at Rockford Public Schools. Hosford has spent much of his summer preparing Year of the Ram, an art event for Rockford […]

Rockford tennis hosts OK Red conference meet

Third doubles seniors Nicole Strobel and Tara Murray battle their opponents at the OK Red conference.

The Rockford Rams hosted the OK Red conference meet on Saturday, May 15. North Rockford Middle School hosted the singles teams and the doubles teams played at the high school. The competition was fierce with Rockford posting a strong third place overall for the event, behind first-place Hudsonville and second-place West Ottawa. Earlier in the […]