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Rockford dominates Holt en route to 22-0 victory

September 6, 2012 // 0 Comments

by RANDY GREGORY After struggling to mount much of anything offensively in a 16-6 loss to Lowell last week, Rockford cruised to a 22-0 victory in a game played Thursday, Aug. 30 at Holt High School. Not only did Rockford never punt during the contest, the Ram defense allowed Holt only 101 yards of total offense on the night. The deepest penetration of the night for Holt [...]

Big Reds come to ‘The Ted’ on Friday

September 6, 2012 // 0 Comments

by RANDY GREGORY After last year, one could have been deemed reasonable to think that maybe, just maybe Muskegon may have been headed for a minor rebuilding project in 2012 following heavy graduation losses at the skill positions. But nothing could be further from the truth for this year’s version of Big Red football. Some odd circumstances instead delivered a whole [...]

SCOR U17 wins championship

September 6, 2012 // 0 Comments

Over Labor Day weekend, the Soccer Club of Rockford (SCOR) U17 girls played in the Romeo Peachfest Soccer Tournament. The team went 4-0, winning the championship against a team from St. Clair Shores, 2-0. There were no goals scored against the team the entire tournament. Pictured are (front row, l–r) Maddie Butler (Rockford), Elise Ketelaar, Amanda Hume (Rockford), [...]

Jeremy Jones clears final hurdle on path to NFL

September 6, 2012 // 0 Comments

by RANDY GREGORY Coming out of high school after a solid football career at Rockford, Jeremy Jones was reasonably certain his playing days were at an end. Jones was part of two state championships for the Rams, but really wasn’t too keen on all of the conditioning and practices that accompany playing football collegiately. He had generated little interest from [...]

Rams boys varsity soccer competes at Best of the Best tournament

September 6, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Rockford Rams varsity soccer team traveled to Pontiac August 25 to compete in the Best of the Best tournament. The invitation-only tournament hosts top soccer schools from around the state. Rockford was matched up with strong powerhouse teams:  Holt and University of Detroit Jesuit. The Rams played to a 2-0 win over Holt. Junior Eli Appleby and senior Dewey Lewis [...]
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