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The 2.05 Run is going virtual

From now until June 12th – You can register for the 2.05 Run here:¬†https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Rockford/205Run Once you have completed your timed 2.05-mile run or walk, visit this link and submit your results to receive a race T-shirt and enter for a chance to win one of five local prize packages! The RPS school with the most […]

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Get your running shoes ready for the 2.05 Run

The Rockford Public Schools 2.05 Run is scheduled for May 23. This year will be the seventh 2.05 Run. The 2.05-mile race starts at 6:30 p.m. and finishes at the Rockford City Market site at East State, Water and Madison streets. All participants receive a food and drink ticket to be redeemed at the post-race […]

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Four pros headline this year’s RPS 205 Athletic Hall of Fame class

Four athletes who went on to play professionally headline the eighth class of the RPS Champions Ball and Hall of Fame. This year’s celebration takes place on Feb. 8 at the Raddison Hotel and Convention Center. This year’s honorees are: Mike Sibley, West Dan Scarpetta, Auburn Amanda Omar, East Seth Miller, Auburn 1968 Guilford baseball […]

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Fall Sports Records

Football W L PF PA Auburn 5 5 213 268 Jefferson 3 6 178 311 East 2 7 194 347 Guilford 1 8 92 354 Volleyball NIC-10 W-L Overall W-L Guilford 12-4 19-7 Auburn 11-7 21-14 Jefferson 2-15 5-26 East 2-15 4-25 Soccer NIC-10 W-L Overall W-L Guilford 9-0-0 15-6-0 East 7-2-0 14-8-0 Jefferson 3-5-0 […]

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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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Summer Showcase records

Chicagoland Summer Showcase I School Wins Losses Auburn 3 2 East 2 2 Guilford 2 2 Jefferson 2 2 Chicagoland Summer Showcase II School Wins Losses Guilford 5 1 East 3 2 Jefferson 2 3 Auburn 0 4

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Six from RPS 205 honored in All Star Preps banquet

ROCKFORD – Six Rockford Public Schools 205 athletes and one coach were named best of the best Tuesday night at the Rockford Register Star’s annual All Star Preps Best of Rock River Valley banquet. Roy Sackmaster was named boys coach of the year for guiding the East E-Rabs to their first NIC-10 basketball title since […]

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Jefferson wins gold division title in first summer showcase

ROCKFORD – Quay Robinson hit a driving, left-handed runner in the final seconds to lift the Jefferson J-Hawks over Omaha (Nebraska) Benson, 66-64, to win the gold division of the large school bracket Sunday at the Chicagoland Summer Showcase I. Both of the final games Sunday at Rock Valley College came down to the buzzer […]

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Boys summer league basketball kicks off Monday

ROCKFORD – Summer “break” is a misnomer for high school athletes.¬† The nine to 10 weeks in between semesters is crucial to get better. Because of the brutal winter weather, school ends this week and summer basketball play begins next week. The East High School Varsity Summer League features 16 schools playing from June 3 […]

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Auburn, Guilford dominate all-NIC-10 boys tennis team

ROCKFORD – Six Rockford Public Schools 205 tennis players were named first team all-NIC-10. Auburn and Guilford stars made up half the team, which was announced this past week. The Knights’ Quinten Nevenhoven was named singles MVP, while Chris Park and Drew Licari were the doubles MVPs. Nevenhoven repeated as NIC-10 singles champion, while Park […]

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