PARENT MEETING

TO ALL PARENTS OF A ROCKFORD LUTHERAN CRUSADER ATHLETE:

 

ON WEDNESDAY AUGUST 17, 2022 THERE WILL BE A MANDATED PARENT MEETING TO KICK OFF THE FALL SEASON.  WE WILL HAVE THE PARENT MEETING WITH JUNIOR HIGH PARENTS FOLLOWING TROUTS AT 5:30PM IN THE JUNIOR HIGH GYM.  FOLLOWING THE JUNIOR HIGH MEETING, WE WILL HAVE A MEETING WITH THE HIGH SCHOOL PARENTS AT 6:30PM IN THE HIGH SCHOOL GYM.  PLEASE MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO ATTEND.  IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME.

CEDRIC JONES

ATHLETIC DIRECTOR

815-877-9551 EXT. 166

8/19/2022 10:46 PM

JH ATHLETICS

TO ALL JUNIOR HIGH PARENTS / ATHLETES THAT ARE INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING IN THE  FALL SPORTS OF CROSS COUNTRY, VOLLEYBALL, CO-ED SOCCER.
 
GREETINGS TO YOU FROM ROCKFORD LUTHERAN ATHLETICS; AS WE EMBARK ON ANOTHER SCHOOL YEAR, WE ARE EXCITED TO HAVE EVERYONE BACK WITH US THIS SCHOOL YEAR.  ATHLETIC TRYOUTS FOR FALL SPORTS WILL BEGIN ON AUGUST 17, 2022 AT 3:30 PM.  
 
FOLLOWING TRYOUTS, THERE WILL BE A BRIEF PARENT MEETING STARTING AT 5:30PM.
 
JUNIOR HIGH VOLLEYBALL TRYOUTS WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE JUNIOR HIGH GYMNASIUM, WHILE CO-ED SOCCER WILL HAVE THEIR TRYOUTS AT ALPINE MEADOWS PARK, WHICH IS RIGHT BEHIND THE SCHOOL.  ALL STUDENT-ATHLETES ARE REQUIRED TO REGISTER ON 8TO18, HAVE A PHYSICAL AND THEIR ATHLETIC FEE OF $135.00 WHICH IS TO BE PAID IN THE MAIN / ATHLETIC OFFICE.  IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME.

8/17/2022 9:31 PM

Results

  • @ Winnebago Jr. HIgh

    09/06/2022

  • @ Freeport Immanuel

    09/10/2022

  • vs. Multiple Teams

    09/13/2022

  • @ Winnebago Jr High

    09/24/2022

  • @ Freeport Jr High

    09/30/2022

  • @ Winnebago Jr High

    10/04/2022

  • @ LSA State

    10/15/2022

  • @ Cross Country Nationals

    10/22/2022

News

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  • (5th-8th)
    CROSS COUNTRY JH

    Tuesday, Sep. 06
    Winnebago Jr. HIgh
    4:00 PM
    Away

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  • (5th-8th)
    CROSS COUNTRY JH

    Saturday, Sep. 10
    Freeport Immanuel
    9:00 AM
    Away

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  • (5th-8th)
    CROSS COUNTRY JH

    Tuesday, Sep. 13
    Multiple Teams
    4:30 PM
    Home

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  • (5th-8th)
    CROSS COUNTRY JH

    Saturday, Sep. 24
    Winnebago Jr High
    8:00 AM
    Away

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  • (5th-8th)
    CROSS COUNTRY JH

    Friday, Sep. 30
    Freeport Jr High
    4:00 PM
    Away

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  • (5th-8th)
    CROSS COUNTRY JH

    Tuesday, Oct. 04
    Winnebago Jr High
    4:00 PM
    Away

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  • (5th-8th)
    CROSS COUNTRY JH

    Saturday, Oct. 15
    LSA State
    TBA
    Away

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  • (5th-8th)
    CROSS COUNTRY JH

    Saturday, Oct. 22
    Cross Country Nationals
    TBA
    Away

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CROSS COUNTRY JH | 5th-8th

Aaron Kortze, Head Varsity Coach

Coaching Staff:

Varsity Asst. Coach: Ben Sievert
Jr. High Coach: Ethan McBee

A MISSION is all about endurance. What runners can get for their endurance, their focus, and their hard work is the privilege of knowing that what they did really count and really mattered. They earned that satisfaction because they committed to something bigger than themselves… THE TEAM!!!

Our Mission

  • Improve
  • Have Fun
  • Be the Best Team We Can Be

Team History

IHSA Regional Champions
Boys Cross Country: 2005
Girls Cross Country: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006

IHSA State Tournament
Boys Cross Country: 2005 (11th)
Girls Cross Country: 2005 (5th), 2006 (3rd), 2008 (3rd), 2009 (14th), 2011 (13th), 2012 (12th)

All Conference

2014 All Conference: Michaela Heit
2013 All Conference: Emma Fenelon, Michaela Heit, Claire Mesa, Matthew Kortze
2011 All Conference: Julie Buzzard, Emma Fenelon
2010 All Conference: Julie Buzzard, Ian Lofgren
2008 All Conference: Mary Buzzard, Sarah Kortze, Miranda Lofgren, Ian Lofgren

All Conference Scholars 2014 - Cross Country Girls
Paige Bradley, Annalisa Broski, Hannah Budzynski, Emma Derry, Brianna Hawks,  Michalea Heit, Jolie Linhart, Susan  McIntosh, Grace Pacer, Riley Pacer, Michaela Richardson, Alexa Sikora, Senica Springer

All Conference Scholars 2014 - Cross Country Boys
Jonathan Gustafson, Jacob Hamachek, Daniel Johnson, Sean Johnson, Nicholas Logan, Connor Nelson, Payton Parrotte, Euan Schmid, Chase Sluis, Jackson Snorek, Aaron Swanlund

Photos by David Olson Photography. To view more photos please visit Olson Photography.

Team Rosters

  • No.
  • Name
  • Pos
  • Hgt
  • Class
  • No.
  • Name
  • Pos
  • Hgt
  • Class
5TH-8TH
Hudson DuChateau 5'0" 2027 Natalia Hinojosa 4'8" 2029
Emma Moore 5'5" 2027 Caleb Warren 4'10" 2028
5TH-8TH
Hudson DuChateau 5'0" 2027 Natalia Hinojosa 4'8" 2029
Emma Moore 5'5" 2027 Caleb Warren 4'10" 2028