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Guilford boys basketball back in winners’ column

ROCKFORD – Lost in East’s record-setting season is the solid improvement of the Guilford Vikings boys basketball program. On Friday, Guilford knocked Machesney Park Harlem out of second place with a 62-55 win at Guilford. Jamil Jones and Tyler Knuth had 18 points each for the Vikings.  The victory moved the Vikings to 16-13, guaranteeing […]

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Guilford’s Hoang qualifies for state swim meet

ROCKFORD – Guilford senior Treighton Hoang won the 100-yard breaststroke at the IHSA Rockford Jefferson sectional Saturday and qualified for next week’s state swim meet. Hoang is a two-time NIC-10 100 breaststroke champion. He’ll head to state hoping to snap a long drought for the Guilford swimming program. A Vikings swimmer hasn’t won a medal […]

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Huang, Stroup win NIC-10 swimming titles for Guilford

ROCKFORD – Treighton Huang and Jake Stroup powered the Guilford Vikings to second place in the NIC-10 swim meet Saturday at Jefferson. Huang, a senior, won the 100-yard breaststroke and took third in the 200 individual medley. It was the second year in a row that Huang won the breaststroke title. Stroup, a junior, won […]

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Do, Davis dominate IHSA chess meet

PEORIA – Auburn junior Vincent Do was the most outstanding player at the IHSA state chess meet for the second straight year. Do was one of just two players out of 125 to win all seven of his matches on Board 1 of the state chess meet. Do faced stiffer competition than the other player, […]

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Guilford wins J-Hawk MLK Showcase opener

ROCKFORD – Guilford knocked off Batavia, 61-52, in its first game in this weekend’s J-Hawks MLK Showcase. Tyler Knuth led the Vikings with 12 points. Guilford has a second game today at 6:30 p.m. and Jefferson takes on Chicago Lindblom at 8 p.m. You can keep up with all scores of the showcase at jhawkmlk.net.

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Why Guilford High School?

In the city of Rockford, your high school options are many. With the various academies, a student can choose any of the four District 205 schools and there are several private schools actively looking for more students. The Hood family breaks down why they feel Guilford is “school of choice” for their son, Tyler, in […]

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Guilford’s Morris thriving at NC Central

Former Rockford Guilford volleyball star Celene Morris stepped right in as a major force in her first year at North Carolina Central. Morris played in all 25 matches for the Eagles, leading the team in sets played with 91. Morris was a three-time all-NIC-10 outside hitter at Guilford but was moved to her natural setter […]

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Guilford, East impress in Friday’s Tip-Off action

East won in a blowout Friday, while Guilford positioned itself for a 205 Tip-Off Classic title if the E-Rabs should slip up on Saturday. The E-Rabs, playing for the first time since knocking Indianapolis Pike on Monday, raced out to a 27-10 first-quarter lead against Elgin Larkin and cruised to a 76-49 victory. Sincere Parker […]

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Growing up twins in Rockford Public Schools

If you’ve been watching Guilford basketball the past few years, you might have thought you were seeing double at times. Jordan and Jamil Jones reflect on their time as twins in District 205 in the latest 205 Vibe blog post.

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Guilford, Auburn swimmers qualify for state

BYRON – Auburn sophomore¬†Ali Cushing and Guilford freshman Ella Gasparini both earned another weekend of swimming. Cushing became the first Auburn swimmer – Carrie Zarse won three state titles as a diver – to qualify for state, swimming a 1:55.45 in the 200 yard freestyle at the Byron IHSA swimming and diving sectional. Gasparini qualified […]

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