Rock Island Senior Daniel Rodriguez was named the Dispatch/Argus Swimmer of the Year! Swimmers Adam Cady, Josh Fleming, Kurgan Macias, George Pappas, John Ponsetto, Nick Ponsetto were also mentioned as All-Stars. Swimmer Jordan Mewes also received an Honorable Mention. Read the article in the D/A http://bit.ly/10MqlAQ
Congratulations to the boys basketball team on their Sectional win over Normal Community! The next Sectional game is this Friday, March 8 in Pekin. The Rocks will play Edwardsville. There is a student bus and an adult bus reserved to make the trip to the game on Friday. Tickets are $25 for adult (includes entrance to [...]
Tickets for the Boys Basketball Sectional Tournament in Pekin are being sold in the Rock Island High School Bookstore for $5 each. Rock Island Rocks will play Normal West at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5.
Due to the winter storm warning today in effect until 6 am for the Quad City area, tonight’s regional basketball game at UT is postponed. Following IHSA directions, the schedule will now be as follows: Moline-Rock Island 7:30 Wednesday, 2/27/13 Pekin-Richwoods 7:30 Thursday, 2/28/13 Championship 7:30 Friday 3/1/13 Games will be played at United Township.
Two Rock Island wrestlers placed at the Class 2A State Championship meet on Saturday, Feb. 16. BJ McGhee (120) was crowned State Champion after his victory against Vince Turk of Lombard, and Rocky wrestler Michael Cole took fifth place at 170 in Class 2A as well. McGhee was also selected as the Dispatch/Argus Pacesetter of the [...]
The Rock Island Rocks Swim and Dive team placed second at Sectionals on Saturday, Feb. 16. Coach Grant Bramer was crowned as Sectional Coach of the Year for the second year in a row! Congratulations Rocks! The Rocks broke several records that day as well: 200 Yard Medley Relay 1:37.44 J. Ponsetto, Pappas, Rodriguez, Fleming = New Sectional [...]
2013 IHSA ‘2A’ INDIVIDUAL WRESTLING REGIONAL HOSTED BY ROCK ISLAND HIGH SCHOOL Rock Island High School Fieldhouse 1400 – 25th Avenue, Rock Island, Illinois DATE: Saturday, February 2, 2013 SESSIONS: Session I – 10:00 AM Session II – 2:30 PM WEIGH-IN: 8:00 AM SCRATCH MEETING: 9:00 AM, SAT. Feb. 2 MATS: Session 1 – Three Mats Session [...]