• Grand Haven handles Mona Shores to coast to 6-2 girls tennis victory

    Local Sports Journal

    The Grand Haven girls tennis team took six of eight games to win Thursday’s OK Crossover match with Mona Shores.

    The Bucs looked strong...

  • Mona Shores falls to Northview in girls tennis

    Local Sports Journal

    Mona Shores fell to Northview Wednesday in a non-league tennis matchup.

    Mona Shores’ Claire DeYoung fell 6-2, 6-1 to Claire Stan at No. 1...

  • A “dollar a day” will help us tell Muskegon-area athletes’ stories

    Local Sports Journal

    Daily newspapers have downsized, and their coverage of local sports has decreased. That has left many of our local athletes – particularly high...

  • Boys tennis regionals: Thursday-Friday



    The finalists at No. 1 singles and the top two teams in each regional will head to the state finals. A team scoring 18...

  • Mona Shores tennis team stays hot with sweep of Zeeland East

    Local Sports Journal

    The Mona Shores boys tennis team is on a hot streak, to say the least.

    Last weekend the Sailors captured individual titles in all...

  • Mona Shores’ Kling captures No. 1 singles title as the Sailors sweep their way to city tennis championship

    By Steve Gunn
    Local Sports Journal

    WHITEHALL – Mona Shores’ Sam Kling has learned that it pays to remain patient in a challenging game like tennis.


  • Union no match for Sailor boys tennis

    Local Sports Journal

    MUSKEGON – The Mona Shores boys tennis team wasted no time Thursday dispensing with Grand Rapids Union, as the Sailors won all but...

  • Sailors blank Wyoming in boys tennis

    Local Sports Journal

    WYOMING – The Mona Shores boys tennis squad dominated host Wyoming Monday afternoon in non-league OK Crossover action, preventing the Vikings from recording...

  • Lowell no match for Sailors in boys tennis

    Local Sports Journal

    LOWELL – The host Red Arrows didn’t stand a chance Monday afternoon versus the Mona Shores boys tennis team, falling to the Sailors...

  • Tennis results: Aug. 29

    Local Sports Journal


    Western Michigan Christian d. Muskegon Catholic Central 5-2

    SINGLES: 1, Chad Beisel, W d. Christian Stone 6-1, 6-2. 2, Eli Flood, M d....

  • From the Director: Fundamentals vs Fads

    By Jack Roberts

    While examining some ancient fabrics at the Viking Ship Museum in Oslo, Norway, my wife explained to me the “warp and weft”...

  • North Muskegon ties for 11th, Ludington 15th at tennis state finals

    Local Sports Journal

    North Muskegon finished with seven points and finished in a tie for 11th place in the two-state girls tennis state finals at Kalamazoo...

  • North Muskegon claims Division 4 regional tennis title

    Local Sports Journal

    The North Muskegon girls tennis team is heading to the Division 4 state finals after finishing first in regionals on Thursday.

    Regionals were played...

  • Regional tennis regional sites



    Division 1

    At Holland
    Grand Haven

    Division 2

    At Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern
    Mona Shores, Reeths-Puffer

    Division 4

    At Grand Rapids NorthPointe Christian
    Grant, Muskegon Catholic, North Muskegon,...

  • Tennis results: May 8


    Forest Hills Central 5, Mona Shores 3

    SINGLES: 1, Aditi Vrudhula, FHC, d. Claire DeYoung, 6-1, 6-0. 2, Tori Kreuzer, FHC, d. Alex Beall, 6-2, 6-0....


    Mona Shores 4, Holland 4


    1, Claire DeYoung, MS, d. Jessica Becksvoort 6-0, 6-1. 2, Manika Wyune, H, d. Alex Beall 6-2, 6-3. 3, Clara Bakkes,...


    Western Michigan Christian 4,  Fremont 4

    SINGLES: 1, Karlie Zuchowski (F) d. Katie Wallinga 6-3, 6-4. 2, Ashly Schuitema (WMC) d.  Kayla Guzman 6-2, 6-4. 3, Rachel...


    Mona Shores 8, GR Union 0

    SINGLES: 1, Claire Deyoung, MS, d. Andreya Allen 6-2, 6-0. 2, Alex Beall, MS, d. Tina Garza 6-0, 6-1. 3, Sophia Gossett,...

  • Tennis results: May 1

    Mona Shores 8, Kenowa Hills 0

    SINGLES: 1, Claire DeYoung, MS, d. Kelsey Zwacki, 6-0, 6-0. 2, Alex Beall, MS, d. Leah Sorg, 6-0,...

  • Tennis results: April 29


    Grant 6, Western Michigan Christian 2

    SINGLES: 1, Gabby Horrisberg, G, d. Katie Wallinga, 6-4, 6-4. 2, Ashly Schuitema, WMC, d. Alicia Jaimes, 6-0, 6-2. 3,...