Rockford Riptide shines at Super Splash Stroke Championship

March 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

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 [...]

Ram wrestlers qualify 10 for regionals, prepare for Lowell rematch

February 18, 2010 // 0 Comments

Drew Scogg (135) takesPaco Diaz of Traverse City Central to the mat in the district team finals.   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 [...]

Rams men’s skiers place fourth at Marquette regionals

February 18, 2010 // 0 Comments

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 [...]