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Girls Basketball New Coach

Simon Lafleur, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

Filed under Sports

For the 2017 season, the Girl’s basketball team is starting the season off with a valuable new addition to the team, a new head coach. Troy Hammond, an eighth grade teacher from Mona Shores Middle School, has stepped up and...

Bowling Q&A

Bowling Q&A

Sydney Higgins, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

Filed under Photo Stories, Sports, Sports Briefs

Football’s great season comes to an end

Nick Van Hekken, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports Briefs

After going 9-0 in the 2017 regular season, the East Grand Rapids football team took on Cedar Springs in the first round of the playoffs. Unfortunately, the Red Hawks defeated the Pioneers 41-40 in what was a hard fought game. Even...

Sailing through the end of the season

Natalie VanderZyden, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports Briefs, Uncategorized

When most people think of sailing, they think of a peaceful and relaxing boat ride, but for the EGR Sailing Team, the sport is much more than that. This season has been about rebuilding the team and redeeming themselves. Kate...

Girls field hockey ends season on a strong note

Nora Verdier, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports Briefs

East Grand Rapid’s Girls Field Hockey team had an outstanding 2017 season with an overall record of 6-8. Despite the tough competition between teams such as Forest Hills and and Ann Arbor Huron, the field hockey team pulled...

Girls Volleyball closes out 32-12 season

Hannah Stuursma, Focus Editor

November 8, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports Briefs

The queens of the volleyball court traveled to Rockford High School to play the Rams in a well played, tough match.  The Pioneers defeated Forest Hills Northern and Cedar Springs in the first two games of the district playoffs....

Girls’ Golf

Luke Diehm, Reporter

November 7, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports Briefs

The Girls’ Golf Team has drove themselves to a great season this year. They came in third in their Conference finals, and Abby Bell and Clare MacDonald both received honorable mentions for their performances. Lilly Dobre '18...

Winter Athletes Prepare for Tryouts

Caroline Pursley, Sports Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under Sports Briefs

The start of winter sports is just around the corner. Now the winter athletes of EGRHS will have just one short week of rest before they get ready for the winter sports season for the 2017/2018 school year. Tryouts for wi...

Boys cross country defying the odds

Sophie Ackermann, Sports Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports Briefs

The EGR Boys Cross Country team wrapped up their season this past weekend at Michigan International Speedway for the state finals. Led by Evan Bishop ‘20, Andrew Periard ‘19, and Joe Meston ‘18, the boys managed to take...

D1 runners finish a strong season at States

Halsey Smith, Focus Editor

November 6, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports Briefs

A wave of sadness erupted from the Girls Cross Country team this year when their team was moved up to Division 1, making their path to States much harder. Even though it was not the season they expected it to be, because of a...

Girls Robotics Competition Photo Story

Lauren Vanden Bosch, Staff Writer

October 7, 2017

Filed under Sports

Read the article about the competition here. ...