Zach Schmuck

Second-half offensive spark pushes Rockford past West Ottawa

November 12, 2010 // 0 Comments

Rams district champs With his team trailing 13-7 at halftime, Coach Ralph Munger had one question for his players: “Is this how you want your season to end?” Brady Gent plows through the West Ottawa defense for 152 yards and three touchdowns. Photo by JIM COOPER The Rams, who had sputtered throughout the first half, opened the second half with a resounding “No” [...]

Rockford Rams begin drive to Ford Field

November 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

Rockford takes on Traverse City West in pre-districts  by TIM COOPER  On Friday, Oct. 29, 256 teams throughout the state, divided into eight divisions, began the run to the state championship, which will be held at Ford Field in Detroit on Thanksgiving weekend. This year’s playoff opener marked the fifth time the Rockford Rams and the Traverse City West Titans have [...]

Rockford Rams clip Hudsonville Eagles’ wings

October 28, 2010 // 0 Comments

Rockford shares OK Red football championship with Grand Haven by TIM COOPER  The ninth and final week of the regular season found the Rams traveling to Hudsonville to take on the Eagles. Rockford’s offense, led by Brady Gent’s two touchdowns, defeated the Eagles Captain Brett Egnatuk leads the Ram defense as they hold the Eagles to just 122 yards of offense. Photo by [...]

Rockford routs Grandville in homecoming game

October 21, 2010 // 0 Comments

by TIM COOPER  After being on the road for four weeks, the Rockford Rams appropriately returned to the Ted on Friday night, Oct. 15, for their annual homecoming game. This year, along with the fans and alumni, the Rams also welcomed the Bulldogs of Grandville to the tradition, renewing the storied rivalry between the two teams. Rockford’s Neil VanderLaan reaches to the [...]

Rockford Rams ground the Falcons

October 14, 2010 // 0 Comments

Sixth win puts Rockford in playoffs for 17th straight season When East Kentwood’s Braden Miller streaked past the Ram kickoff team to start the game, it appeared Rockford may have been coming out flat after their big win over Muskegon the week before. A minute and a half later, Ram running back Zach Schmuck raced past the Falcon defense for a 71 yard touchdown run, and [...]