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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS   It could not have been a better first meet on the new Rockford track when Rockford welcomed four boys teams to the school’s first outdoor home meet since 2007. Rockford had planned to have the time trial meet in the field house, but the outdoor track facility was [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS   The only thing that slowed Rockford’s softball team last week was the muddy roads leading to the renovated field. Otherwise, an offensive onslaught produced 42 runs in three victories to start the season. Rockford edged Delano 12-11 in a game moved from Rockford to Delano due to wet [...]

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  BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS   If Rockford has as short of a baseball season like it had last season, the team will be prepared this time with most of the top players returning. Rockford started last season very late on April 29 because of the cold wet weather conditions and concluded less [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS   Rockford’s boys golf team was able to squeeze in the first league meet of the season Friday when weather was still kind of warm and courses kind of playable. The Rockets opened defense of its Central Minnesota Conference title by winning the first event at Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa. Rockford scored [...]

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North Shore Gymnastics Association’s boys team did very well at the recent state meet at Anoka Ramsey Community College by capturing eight individual first place finishes. A team of 24 boys represented the club based in Maple Plain. The Level 8 team finished second with a score of 204.700.  Josh Fix (15) was state champion [...]

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The Rockford gymnastics team celebrated the season March 18 at the annual awards banquet at the Rockford Community Center. Coaches Jessica Johnson and Mike Erickson gave out the honors, including to senior Mikayla Erickson as All-State Honorable Mention. She also was called most helpful and most dedicated and was given the AJ Award in memory [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS   After Chad Robran helped to pass a Rockford school bond issue that included funds for re-construction of the condemned track, he was asked to help jump start the track and field program as head coach. When coach Andrew Kahler left to teach at another school district, Robran found [...]

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City of Corcoran re-evaluates costs surrounding project By Linda Herkenhoff SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS   A big change of plans concerning a varsity baseball field project on Rockford Area School-owned land in the city of Corcoran was made by a unanimous decision of the Rockford School Board at its March 17 meeting. The project has not [...]

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