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Guilford senior takes 12th in state in girls golf

ROCKFORD – Guilford senior Katelyn Sayyalinh fired a strong 2-over-par 74 Saturday to take 12th in the IHSA Class 2A girls golf tournament. Sayyalinh opened play Saturday with a 77 and then moved her way up the leaderboard on Saturday. Her two-day total of 151 was just four shots behind Maria Perakis of Glenview Glenbrook […]

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Guilford wraps up NIC-10 soccer title

ROCKFORD – The Guilford Vikings wrapped up a perfect 9-0 run through the NIC-10 in boys soccer this past week with a 3-0 win over Belvidere North and 9-0 win over Belvidere. The Vikings scored 48 goals in conference play and gave up just four in winning the school’s second NIC-10 title in the past […]

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Lake sets East, RPS rushing records

ROCKFORD – Tay’Veon Lake has run his way up to the top of the East and Rockford school district record books. The senior running back now has 2,964 yards rushing, putting him ahead of John Brown (2,753), the star back from the 1985 East state champion team. Lake long ago passed future NFL player Jerry […]

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Fall Sports Records

Football W L PF PA Auburn 5 2 167 107 Jefferson 2 5 134 244 East 2 5 152 261 Guilford 0 7 78 306 Volleyball NIC-10 W-L Overall W-L Guilford 10-4 16-7 Auburn 9-7 19-13 East 2-13 4-20 Jefferson 2-13 5-20 Soccer NIC-10 W-L Overall W-L Guilford 9-0-0 15-5-0 East 7-2-0 14-7-0 Jefferson 3-5-0 […]

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Big weekend for Auburn football, girls tennis teams

ROCKFORD – The Auburn girls tennis team won its first NIC-10 title in eight years and the football team qualified for the IHSA playoffs in exciting fashion. Friday night, the Knights trailed Jefferson 22-20 when backup quarterback Ja’Quan Brady connected on a 56-yard desperation pass to Kevin Williams on the last play of the game. […]

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Eisenhower dominates All City Cross Country meet

ROCKFORD – The Eisenhower Eagles won both the boys and girls championships in convincing fashion in Tuesday’s All City Cross Country Meet. Eisenhower had four of the top five finishers in both races. In the girls race, Eisenhower took the top four spots. Madalyn Hefty ran the 1.9-mile race in 12:22 to edge Madison Harmsen […]

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Auburn tennis player, Guilford runner are National Merit semifinalists

ROCKFORD – Two RPS 205 athletes are semifinalists in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship program. Victoria Wu, a tennis player at Auburn, and Caitlin Ehrhardt, a cross country and track athlete at Guilford, are among 16,000 students across the country with qualifying test scores for the scholarships. Wu and Ehrhardt can continue in the competition […]

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RPS Champions Ball and Hall of Fame set for Feb. 8

Rockford Public Schools will hold its 8th annual RPS Champions Ball and Hall of Fame on Feb. 8 at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center beginning at 5 p.m. The event highlights the best and brightest athletes, coaches and contributors from District 205’s storied past. Since its beginning in 2013, RPS has honored 10 teams, […]

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Kuhar leads Knights to golf sectionals

MACHESNEY PARK – Auburn senior Adam Kuhar fired a 75 to win the IHSA Class 3A regional at Atwood Golf Course Monday. The score was enough to win by two shots and it helped the Knights advance as a team to sectionals. Zeke Stockton added an 80, while sophomre Alex Ferry and junior Nollan Sliva […]

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Rockford Co-Op on top once again

ROCKFORD – The Rockford Co-Op girls golf team dominated the NIC-10 tournament behind the strong play of Katelyn and Kayla Sayyalinh. Katelyn Sayyalinh shot a 74 and won the individual golf title in a three-way playoff. Kayla finished a shot out of the playoff. The NIC-10 individual title was a long time coming for Katelyn. […]

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