ROCKFORD, Mich. (WZZM)- The Rockford Rams hope a year on the sidelines groomed their new quarterback for the bright lights of Friday night.
Junior Mark LaPrairie takes over under center for the graduated Taylor Masiewicz, who led the Rams to the O-K Red championship last year and a district championship. Head coach Ralph Munger says he likes LaPrairie's arm and his mobility. Now, the first-year starter has to prove himself on Friday nights.
The Rams open the 2010 season Friday against Davison, a team they beat 38-13 in last season's opener. Watch 13 On Your Sidelines" for game coverage Friday night at 11:15.