The Western Michigan Christian soccer team secured at least a share of the Lakes 8 Conference championship with a 5-2 victory over Orchard View on Tuesday.

Brandon Eenigenburg scored a goal 1:30 into the game with an assist from Ashton Leffring. The Warriors added two more goals on penalty kicks before halftime, from Jacob Aemmer and Ethan Hill.

WMC’s Gavin Riksen opened the scoring in the second half, with an assist from Charlie Buursma. Just a few minutes later Joey Eastway scored, with an assist from Leffring.

OV scored two late goals.

The Warriors outshot the Cardinals 18-4. Warriors keeper Jared Olsen stopped two of four OV shots.

The Warriors improved to 7-3-1 overall and 7-1 in conference play. 


WHITEHALL 3, MONTAGUE 1 -Taden Brandel’s two goals led the Vikings to a West Michigan Conference victory.

Yahir Gonzalez also added a goal for Whitehall, while goalkeeper Sam Stevens collected the victory with four saves.

The VIkings improved to 9-1-1 overall this season and 4-1 in conference play. The Wildcats fall to 8-4-1 overall and 1-4-1 in conference play.


FRUITPORT CALVARY 0, GRAND RIVER PREP 0 – The Eagles battled Grand River Prep to a 0-0 draw Tuesday night. 

Keeper Braden Cohea made five saves and recorded a clean sheet for Fruitport Calvary.

The Eagles are now 6-3-2 overall and 2-2-2 in conference play.