Grand Haven held off a seventh-inning rally by Rockford and hung on for a 5-4 softball victory Thursday in O-K Red action.
Jordan Buckingham stood out defensively, starting a pair of double plays to end Rockford rallies.
Buckingham and Mikayla Gronback had three hits apiece for Grand Haven. Gronback had two doubles and Buckingham slapped a two-run single.
Grand Haven is now 8-1 overall and 3-1 in the O-K Red. The Bucs are in second place in the league behind state-ranked Hudsonville.
Grand Haven plays Hudsonville in a doubleheader next Tuesday.