Rockford Riptide shines at Super Splash Stroke Championship

Rockford Riptide swimmers perform the Hokey Pokey at a recent competition.

  The Riptide team is winding down its winter competitive season with some strong performances. More than 70 local Rockford Riptide competitive swim team members competed in the club’s recent Super Splash Stroke Championship. Eleven Riptide swimmers took first place in one or more events. They are Russell Brown, Alexa Caster, Stephan Cress, Jessica Cutler, […]

Ram wrestlers qualify 10 for regionals, prepare for Lowell rematch

Drew Scogg (135) takes

  by TIM COOPER After a long two-hour bus ride north to Traverse City, the Rockford Rams had to wait for their first opponent, as Traverse City Central and Traverse City West met in the first dual meet of team districts. The two Traverse City schools went to the final match of the dual meet […]

Rams men’s skiers place fourth at Marquette regionals

Michael Dix skis to a seventh-place finish in slalom for the Rams.

  On Thursday, Feb. 11, four area schools traveled more than six hours, along with five other Michigan teams to compete at Marquette Mountain in the Division I regional finals for downhill ski racing. With fresh snow and relatively mild conditions, the weather was perfect for the race. The steeper, longer slopes at Marquette also […]