Category: Soccer

19 things to celebrate from 2019: No. 6 – Guilford wins NIC-10 boys soccer

Guilford rolled through the NIC-10 with a perfect 9-0 record, scoring 48 goals and giving up just four. It marked the second time in the past three seasons that the Vikings won the NIC-10 under coach Luke Anderson. The Vikings finished 15-6 overall.  Anderson has some work to do, though, to keep the momentum going. […]

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19 things to celebrate from 2019: No. 8 – East soccer star named MVP

After three decades of mostly bottom-basement finishes, the East soccer program had its second straight solid season and the high-scoring of Roberto Davilla had a lot to do with it. Davilla poured in 16 goals and added 11 assists in 21 games to win the conference scoring race. With Davilla leading the attack, East finished […]

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19 things to celebrate from 2019: No 13 – Gabi Christidis’ scoring spree

ROCKFORD – Gabi Christidis capped off her Auburn soccer career in dominant fashion this past spring – and then kept up the good work in college this fall. Christidis was named to the first team All-NIC-10 girls soccer team for the third straight time after scoring an amazing 41 goals in 22 games for the […]

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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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Guilford takes control of NIC-10 soccer race

ROCKFORD – The Guilford Vikings positioned themselves to win their second NIC-10 boys soccer title in the past three years with a pair of shootout wins this week. In the biggest Rockford Public Schools boys soccer showdown in years, the Vikings topped East on Tuesday. The high-scoring affair was tied at 4 at the end […]

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East, Guilford to square off for NIC-10 lead in soccer

ROCKFORD – East and Guilford are two of the remaining three undefeated teams in the NIC-10 boys soccer race and the two square off Tuesday. East is 5-0 in conference play, tied with Boylan Catholic, and 9-3-0 overall. The E-Rabs have scored 20 goals and given up just five in conference play. Senors Baraka Andre […]

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High-scoring E-Rabs take NIC-10 soccer lead

ROCKFORD – The East E-Rabs thumped Belvidere this past week, 5-1, to move to 3-0 in the NIC-10 boys soccer race. East has four or more goals in six of its 10 games this year and the E-Rabs are 7-3 overall. Seniors Roberto Davila and Baraka Andre led East with five goals each, while juniors […]

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Auburn football, Auburn tennis among top performers

ROCKFORD – A year after setting a record for touchdown passes at Auburn, Khamani Sanders threw four more to open the season with a 45-6 win over Guilford. The Knights play Freeport next Friday. Auburn’s girls tennis team won the eight team Niles North/West Invitational on Saturday. Two-time NIC-10 champion Belen Nevenhoven went 3-0 in singles. […]

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Final salute to Auburn’s Gabi Christidis

ROCKFORD – Gabi Christidis went out in style in a dominant soccer career at Auburn High School.  Christidis was one of five Rockford Public Schools 205 players named first team All-NIC-10 in girls soccer. It was Christidis’ third straight year on the first team and the announcement was a formality, considering the midfielder ran away […]

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Defending champion Vikings open NIC-10 soccer play with win

ROCKFORD – The Guilford Vikings, who tied for the NIC-10 conference title last year, kicked off its NIC-10 schedule with an easy 7-0 win over Jefferson. The co-championship last year was the first time a RPS 205 school had won a share of the NIC-10 title since 1998. The Vikings should be strong contenders again […]

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