Thomas Soupal

Rockford hockey loses nail biter

March 17, 2011 // 0 Comments

Thursday, March 3, the Rockford Rams varsity hockey team traveled to Traverse City to take on the Titans from Traverse City West. The Senior Erik Datema skates around a Traverse City defenseman to get a shot on net. Photo by MICHELE VANDERVELDE Rams knew it would be a tough game, playing a very good team in their home arena in the second round of the state championship [...]

Rockford hockey battles conference champs to end

March 3, 2011 // 0 Comments

Friday night, Feb. 25, the Rockford varsity hockey team took on the Cougars from Grand Rapids Catholic Central in the final regular season finale for both teams. Catholic Central, the top ranked team in the west side of the state, chose this night as their Senior Night celebration. They have a veteran squad this year, as they are graduating 12 seniors, and have had a [...]

Rockford varsity hockey takes second in season opener tournament

December 2, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Rockford High School varsity hockey team opened the 2010-2011 season against Forest Hills Central Friday night, Nov. 26, at the East Kentwood Tournament. The Rams have a young team with a roster that includes six sophomores and one freshman. Despite the youth, this team promised to play solid hockey in the competitive OK Tier One conference. Rockford senior Thomas [...]

Rams hockey splits pair at Walker Classic

January 14, 2010 // 0 Comments

Thomas Soupal gets the puck in scoring distance for Rockford. Photo by MICHELE VANDERVELDE Thomas Soupal checks Kenowa Hills' player to take him out of the play. Photo by MICHELE VANDERVELDE The Rams varsity hockey team split a pair of games last weekend, Jan. 8-9, at the annual Walker Classic. Although both were hard-fought games against very formidable opponents, [...]