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BY DAVE PEDERSEN CROW RIVER NEWS Rockford cross country teams finished in the middle of the 22-team field at last week’s Section 5A meet in Milaca. The boys finished 10th out of 22 teams and the girls placed 13th out of the 22 squads competing. “I was pleased with the results from both teams,” said [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN CROW RIVER NEWS Glencoe-Silver Lake executed some big plays and trip plays when shutting out Rockford 35-0 in the first round of the Class 3A, Section 2 football playoffs last week. The No. 6 seed Rockets struggled to stop the No. 3 seed Panthers early on when GSL scored on its first [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN CROW RIVER NEWS Rockford had an uphill battled when opening the 5AA south sub-section tournament last week against No. 1 seed Maple Lake. The hill was too tall to climb for the young Rocket team that lost in three games, 25-15, 25-14 and 25-8 to end the season. “Maple Lake is a [...]

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The Rockford Area School Board, District 883, discussed a number of items at their October meeting, such as taking a vote to join the Wright County Conference, hearing information about the guided reader training for staff at the elementary school, and the PrepMe program for high school students. wright county conference Prior to this October [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN CROW RIVER NEWS A 20-6 loss to Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted last week contributed to Rockford earning the No. 6 seed in the Class 3A, Section 2 football playoffs. They tournament started play Tuesday, Oct. 21 after this issue went to press. Rockford was matched against No. 3 seed Glencoe-Silver Lake. The Rockets finished [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN CROW RIVER NEWS In a season of learning Rockford’s volleyball team will get another lesson when facing number one seed Maple Lake in the 5AA south sub-section tournament, 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23. Coach Jen Stoa says in general this season has been a year of growth for a young team. The [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN CROW RIVER NEWS Competition is good for making progress, especially if it is on your own team. That has been the case for Rockford’s girls cross country team, led by two up and coming eighth-graders. Coach Jason Hester said Erin Hopkins has been playing catch up all season and finally caught up [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN CROW RIVER NEWS Rockford did some good things against Pierz in a home football game Friday, but not enough to upset the No. 4 ranked team in Class 3A when losing 27-12. The Central Minnesota Conference champion found itself in a battle when leading 14-12 late in the first half. Pierz scored [...]

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