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Rockets capture second in conference, send one to state BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Scott Kissner just wanted to help Rockford students learn how to trap shoot and he ended up as the manager of the school’s first trap shooting team, sanctioned by the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL). Rockford captured second in [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Rockford defeated Fridley 3-0 to open the Class 5AA East subsection baseball tournament last week. Next up for the Rockets is the double elimination part of East Subsection that started Tuesday in Loretto, after this issue went to press. No. 4 seed Rockford took on top seed Providence Academy. [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS There was little doubt that Rockford would claim the title for boys golf in the Central Minnesota Conference. The question would be if the team can continue the long league win streak. The final two conference matches were played last week at Maple Lake Tuesday and Kimball Thursday. Rockford [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Rockford was closing in on a return trip to the state softball tournament after winning the Class 5AA East subsection title with a 4-0 victory over Delano last week. The Rockets advanced to the winner’s bracket final in the section that has a double elimination format. Rockford faced Watertown-Mayer [...]

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  BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Warmer weather helped Rockford track and field athletes finally let loose to their full potential when 19 Rockets in 21 different events qualified for the Section 5A finals. The sub-section meet was conducted at Annandale last week. The section finals were run at St. John’s University Wednesday, May [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS In order for Rockford to defend its Section 5AA softball championship and return to the state tournament, the team has to do what it has been doing all season. “We know what it takes to win, now we need to put together a string of good games to get [...]

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Rockets make strides at conference meet BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Rockford track and field took a big leap forward this season as seen in the success at last week’s Central Minnesota Conference meet at Maple Lake. Coach Chad Robran said the girls placed third with 118 points after placing last a year ago [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Wins against the top teams in the Central Minnesota Conference last week earned Rockford a second place finish, the best the school has done in more than 15 years. Coach Randy Griffith hopes the strong finish leads to a good seeding in the upcoming section playoffs, where seeding was [...]

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