K Cancer Softball – and K Cancer Baseball – is an amazing program that has young softball/baseball teams working to raise money and awareness of childhood cancer. It was started by Randy Rapier, and has grown into a successful program that helps local families dealing with childhood cancer. For more information on the program, go to kcancersoftball.com, kcancerbaseball.com or look for their Facebook page.

Henry Robison is taking over as the new athletic director at Rockford Lutheran after Josh Sternquist stepped down to take on that roll at Belvidere High School....
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