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Auburn bowler builds a business

For the vast majority of high school athletes, sports is just a step on the road to finding a career. Carson Soles, a member of Auburn’s varsity bowling team, decided to start earlier than most. Click here to learn more about Carson’s Lawn Mowing Service.

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District 205 fall team all-conference players

Sport Player School Boys soccer Roberto Davila East Boys soccer Israel Hernandez Jefferson Boys soccer Carson Masters Guilford Boys soccer Leonard Ngongo East Boys soccer Poe Reh East Boys soccer Evan Theien Guilford Girls volleyball Kaitlyn Flynn Guilford Girls volleyball Ella Holmstrom Guilford Girls volleyball Keeley Aleander Auburn

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Five RPS players earn All-NIC-10 soccer nods

The East boys soccer program had its best showing since 1987 and the team was rewarded with three spots on the All-NIC-10 soccer team and its coach, Greg Fiorucci, was named coach of the year. Senior forward Poe Reh and juniors Leonard Ngongo and Roberto Davila were named to the 17-player squad by the NIC-10 […]

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Auburn sophomore adds her name to Knights NIC-10 champion swimmers

FREEPORT – Auburn sophomore Ali Cushing won the 200-yard individual medley at Saturday’s NIC-10 girls swim meet, adding her name to the Knights growing list of swimming champions. Cushing’s best finish last year in the conference meet was a second place in the 100-yard freestyle. Saturday, she edged out Guilford freshman Ella Gasparini with a […]

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RPS Champions Ball and Hall of Fame set for Feb. 23

Rockford Public Schools will hold its 7th annual RPS Champions Ball and Hall of Fame on Feb. 23 at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center. 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 nine teams, six coaches, five contributors […]

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Register Star names Sims best male athlete of 2017-2018

East’s DeVontae Sims was named the Male Athlete of the Year at the Rockford Register Star’s annual All Star Preps Best of the Rock River Valley banquet Tuesday night. Sims was the NIC-10 defensive player of the year in football, all-conference in basketball and won the NIC-10 title in the shot put. His dream senior […]

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RPS success beginning to snowball

The 2018-2019 athletes are pushing hard this summer, hoping to build on the impressive progress Rockford Public Schools has made over the past several years. This past season, District 205 smashed several milestones. The following is a list of accomplishments by RPS programs since the beginning of the 2015-2016 school year: 2015-2016 Football Auburn won […]

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Golf Scramble for Sports set for July 27

The Golf Scramble For Sports will be played July 27 at Aldeen Golf Club. The 10th annual event is the largest district fundraiser each year for the Rockford Sports Coalition and RPS athletics. The cost is $100 and that buys you a round at northern Illinois’ premier public golf course, lunch and dinner for one. […]

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5th annual 2.05 run raised $5,000

ROCKFORD – The fifth annual Rockford Public Schools 2.05 Run on May 26 raised about $5,000 for the Rockford Public Schools physical education programs. A record 266 runners registered for the run that starts at ends at the Rockford City Market outdoor pavilion. The race is one of three annual fundraisers the Rockford Sports Coalition […]

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Tracking progress – trophy cases beginning to fill up

If you ask anyone involved with Rockford Public Schools athletics if they are satisfied with where the sports programs stand, the answer is likely to be no. But if you look at the increasing number of milestones passed in the past couple of years, it is fair to say that District 205 is making progress […]

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