Two Rockford runners qualify for national race

Taylor Manett qualified  for the Foot Locker Cross Country Championship race. Photo by BRUCE WODDER PHOTORUN.NET

Bos, Manett qualify for nationals at Foot Locker Cross Country Championships Midwest regional Local students Julia Bos and Taylor Manett, both of Rockford, placed in the top 10 at the 33rd annual Foot Locker Cross Country Championships (FLCCC) Northeast Regional on Saturday, Nov. 26. They will go on with the top 10 boys and the […]

21 Rockford harriers compete in Foot Locker regional championships

Celebrating great racing in the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships Midwest Regional are Rockford runners (front row, l–r) Tyler Harney, Colin Reichenbach, Grant Aman, Noah Watson, Chris Coles, Austin Benoit, Casey Aman, Drew Woznick, Tyler Aman; (middle row) Kerianne Schoff, Taylor Manett, Becca Featherston, Kelsey Kaczor, Maja Hill; (back row) Shelby Aman, Colleen Conroy, Jordan Vickery, Addie Pilarski, Allison Reichenbach, Hannah Twardy, Morgan Benoit, and Morgan Harney.

Manett earns All Midwest Regional honors, qualifies for nationals  The Rockford community had 21 athletes compete in the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships Midwest Regional in Kenosha, Wis. this past Saturday, Nov. 26. The 21 athletes competed in six different races throughout the day. Michigan Ms. Cross Country, Taylor Manett, earned the highest honors of […]

Lady Rams cross-country team claims fifth place at state championship


The girls of the Rockford cross-country program continued a long string of top 10 finishes this past Saturday, Nov. 5, when they claimed fifth place in the Division I MHSAA state championships. “Rockford has a long history of excellent finishes at the state finals, and this adds one more year onto that long string,” said […]

Women harriers claim runner-up at regional championship

Claiming second place in regional racing is the Rams girls cross-country team of (front row, l–r) Maegan Roach, Morgan Harney, Taylor Manett, Natalie Napolillo; (back row) Coach Lisa Miller, Lauren Brasure, Kerianne Schoff, Jane Hawks and Coach Ben Watson.

In a regional championship that featured three ranked teams in the state in addition to an honorable mention team, a close competition was brewing this close to Halloween, especially with state final qualification implications on the line. With the sixth-ranked Grand Haven Bucs, seventh-ranked Rockford Rams, eighth-ranked Hudsonville Eagles and Honorable Mention Grandville Bulldogs pushing […]

Lady Rams cross-country claims share of OK Red title

Ram sophomore Morgan Harney finishes in ninth place in the OK Red conference championship race, earning her All Conference honors.

In what is best categorized as improbable, the women’s cross-country team of Rockford won the OK Red conference championship race by defeating previously unbeaten Hudsonville and outdistancing second-place Grand Haven by 18 points. The Rams finished with 44 points to Grand Haven’s 62 and Hudsonville’s 72. The Rams, who went into the championship race in […]