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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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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS   Another sign of how Rockford has dominated the Central Minnesota Conference in boys golf came last week when the team produced three meet medalists in two events. Yes, it is possible to have three first place finishers from two meets when two Rocket golfers tie at the top […]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Rockford’s attempt to make up ground in a postponed by bad weather baseball season took another step backwards when more games were washed out last week, including makeup games. Following Monday’s reported wins the Rockets had a few more double headers planned, but managed to move Thursday’s games against […]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Despite the wet and cold conditions for golf Monday, there was one shining moment for Rockford ninth-grader Tyler Sterling, who rolled in a hole-in-one at ShadowBrooke golf course in Lester Prairie. Coach Bruce Koenen says his No. 6 golfer hit a three wood on the 170-yard par three. The […]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Some games were close, but all games played last week resulted in victories for Rockford’s softball team that takes over first place in the Central Minnesota Conference. After defeating Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted 8-0 and 8-6, the Rockets dominated Pierz 6-0 and 2-0 in six-inning double headers. Sophomore pitcher Bria Majeski […]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Slow but sure Rockford is winning baseball games during a season of washouts. Since opening the season April 11, the Rockets had played just three other games until squeezing in a double header win over Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa last Thursday. The rest of the week was rained out. Rockford started this […]

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