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Champions Ball to return on Feb. 26!

Rockford Public Schools will bring back the Champions Ball and Hall of Fame – after a one-year coronavirus hiatus – on Feb. 26 at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center beginning at 5 p.m. This will be the ninth Champions Ball event. It highlights the best and brightest athletes, coaches and contributors from District 205’s […]

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Fall Sports Records

Football School Conf. Overall PF PA East 4-3 4-3 186 123 Auburn 3-4 3-4 90 121 Guilford 2-5 2-5 103 190 Jefferson 0-7 0-7 62 279 Girls Volleyball School Conf. Overall SW SL Guilford 9-3 18-7 32 15 Auburn 6-9 13-20 26 32 East 1-9 3-19 3 25 Jefferson 0-12 2-24 2 36 Boys Soccer […]

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Former East player continues improbable NFL story

Robert Jones will become the 15th player from Rockford Public Schools to suit up for a regular season NFL or AFL game, Jones found out today. NFL teams announced their final cuts today and Jones, who was an undrafted free agent out of Middle Tennessee State, was one of nine offensive lineman kept by the […]

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Tragic loss to start football season

Tonight’s season-opening game between East and Belvidere North in Belvidere will have a moment of silence for Mason Crowe Hada. The 16-year-old Hada had just left football practice Thursday night when his car was struck by another vehicle being driven by an 18-year-old. Hada was killed in the crash. The junior was going to be […]

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Six E-Rabs, one Viking qualify for state track meet

HUNTLEY – The East E-Rabs will have six athletes in next weekend’s IHSA Class 3A track meet. They’ll be joined by one Guilford jumper. East’s Marquez Gray again led the way for East at Wednesday night’s Huntley sectional. Gray ran a personal record :10.99 in the 100 meters to tie for first and followed it […]

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Sign up now for the RPS Golf Scramble for Sports

The Rockford Public Schools Golf Scramble for Sports and PE is the largest district fundraiser each year, with proceeds split amongst District 205’s high school and middle school sports programs, REBA and district physical education programs. This year’s scramble, the eighth annual, will be held Friday, July 23, at Aldeen Golf Club. There are several […]

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RPS Summer Schedule

East Varsity Boys Summer Basketball LeagueJune 14-15: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.June 21-22: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.June 28-29: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.Harlem Varsity Girls Summer LeagueJune 17: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.June 24 – 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.July 1 – 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.Chicagoland Summer Showcase at RPSJune 25-27RPS Golf Scramble […]

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Registration open for 2.05 Run!

ROCKFORD – The RPS 2.05 Run returns to the streets this year! The 8th annual run to support Rockford Public Schools athletics and physical education will be held on Saturday, May 29. You can sign up now at Runsignup.com. The cost is $25 for adults and $15 for kids. Last year’s RPS 2.05 Run was […]

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Auburn, Jefferson improvements lead RPS boys soccer programs to best year since 1983

Boys soccer wrapped up Thursday night and East, Jefferson and Guilford finished the abbreviated season tied for second with Belvidere North at 6-3. Throw in the fact that Auburn went 3-6 in conference play and the four Rockford Public Schools soccer programs combined to have their best season since 1983. For Guilford, 6-3 actually is […]

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RPS players dominate Rock River Valley boys all-star team

ROCKFORD – Four Rockford Public Schools seniors were named to the 12-player Rock River Valley all-star boys basketball team by the Rockford Register Star. East won the NIC-10 championship in the Covid-19-abbreviated season with a 12-1 record. It’s two leading scorers, Pashens Harris and NIC-10 MVP Makarious Luster, were named to the squad. Luster was […]

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