Rockford Midfielder Commits to Adams State

This fall, Rockford Senior Zach Meeks committed to play lacrosse at the next level out in Colorado at Adams State University. After being pulled up to Varsity his Freshman year, Meeks has become a vital part to the Rockford program, playing both midfield and attack depending on the team’s needs. Zach is being recruited to […]

Ruger Rimfire Challenge draws 112 shooters

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On Saturday, May 19, the Rockford Sportsman’s Club (RSC) hosted the 2012 Ruger Rimfire Challenge. This was a charity shoot and RSC will be donating a check for at least $2,000 to the Wounded Warrior Project (visit www.woundedwarriorproject.org for more information). RSC is proud to be selected again this year to host the event and […]

Art of nature found at Howard Christensen Nature Center

Do you see beauty in a snow-covered landscape, or does it simply make you want to head to a warmer climate? Many people, even the “snowbirds,” see beauty in nature. During November and December, the Howard Christensen Nature Center (HCNC) is hosting several workshops and a quilt raffle that are inspired by nature’s beauty. The […]

Rockford leads parade of athletes for State Games

Rockford archers lead the Parade of Athletes at the opening ceremonies of the Michigan State Games on Friday, June 24 at Fifth Third Ballpark.

Archers, crew, rugby represent district by BETH ALTENA Students from Rockford were well represented at this year’s Meijer State Games and during opening ceremonies at Fifth Third Ballpark, a blaze of Ram orange filled the stands. Archers from the Rockford Sportsman’s Club led the parade of athletes Friday, June 24 and teams from Rockford included […]

Ruger state championship draws nearly 100 shooters

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On Saturday, May 21, the Rockford Sportsman’s Club (RSC) hosted the Michigan state championship of the Ruger Rimfire Shooting Competition. This was a charity shoot and RSC will be donating a check for $2,700 to Honored American Veterans Afield (HAVA). The sport is popular and there will be 12 sanctioned regional and state Rimfire matches in […]