Lady Rams cross country starts OK Red with victory

The Lady Rams of Rockford started their OK conference schedule with a victory over host East Kentwood Wednesday, Sept. 14. Seniors Taylor Manett, Jane Hawks and Sawyer Rocheleau led the way for Rockford in racing times of 19:21, 20:06 and 20:54, respectively. “Our seniors led the way for us and then our team depth proved […]

Busy week for Ram harriers

Rockford’s Austin Benoit, Casey Aman, Drew Woznick, Tyler Harney and Chris Coles battle for position at the start of the Spartan Invitational.	Photo by LARRY ALBANO

The Rockford boys cross country team completed a busy week, competing in three events held in Kentwood, East Lansing and Sparta. On Wednesday, Sept. 14, the Rams dominated East Kentwood in the first dual meet of the season, taking eight of the top 10 places. Drew Woznick was first across the line. Other top 10 […]

Showers commits to play baseball at University of Evansville

SP-Showers

Rockford High School (RHS) recently announced that senior Shain Showers has officially committed to play baseball at NCAA Division One University of Evansville. Showers was recruited as a shortstop. Evansville, coached by Wes Carroll, plays in the very strong Missouri Valley Conference. In 2011, Evansville defeated Big 10 champions Michigan State twice. Also, since 1995, […]

Rockford varsity tennis team starts season strong

Luke Van Fleet smashes an overhand point.

The 2011 Rockford High School (RHS) tennis season is in full swing with a slate of exciting matches having already taken place. The season started off in August with the Elliott Pearce Invitational (EPI) hosted by Forest Hills Central. The EPI is known to have one of the toughest draws in the state with six […]

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS EXPERIENCE

Week 4: G.R. Christian vs. Muskegon Reeths-Puffer  by DREW KERR and DAVE MITCHELL Welcome football fans to week four of the Friday Night Lights Experience (FNLE). This week FNLE traveled to Eagle Stadium, home of the Grand Rapids Christian Eagles as they faced off against the Rockets of Muskegon Reeths-Puffer. Clear skies and a cool […]