Category: Grant

Grant, Fremont battle to 2-all deadlock in Lakes 8 soccer

Sep 20, 2012 Local Sports Journal Alex Barajas scored both goals for Grant in a 2-all tie with Fremont in Lakes 8 soccer on  Thursday. After regulation, the teams played a pair of scoreless 10-minute overtime periods. "It was a very close and intense game," Grant coach Chelo Santana... READ MORE

Boys tennis results: Sept. 17

Sep 17, 2012 TENNIS Grand Haven 5, Rockford 3 SINGLES: 1, Korey Searle, GH, d. Tyler Kowalk, 0-6, 6-4, 6-2. 2, Ryan Korlewitz, R, d. Finn Heins, 7-5, 4-6, 6-1. 3, Luke VanFleet, R, d. Varun Biddanda, 4-6, 6-0, 6-1. 4, Mark Veitengruber, R, d. Jeff Stevens, 6-0, 6-0. DOUBLES: 1, Cam R... READ MORE

Volleyball summaries: Sept. 11

Sep 11, 2012 VOLLEYBALL Western Michigan Christian d. Freedom Christian 25-13, 25-13, 25-16. ATTACKS-KILLS: Rachel Bruinsma 26-13, Vanessa Eekhoff 18-8. SETS: Julie Merz 26. DIGS: Bruinsma 6, Anna Sweetman 5. Record: WMC 13-2.   Fruitport d. Grant 25-23, 25-27, 25-19, 26... READ MORE

Fruitport guns down Grant 9-0 in Lakes 8 soccer action

Sep 11, 2012 Local Sports Journal The Fruitport Trojans made quick work of the Grant Tigers on Tuesday in a Lakes 8 soccer match. The more experienced Trojans improved their record to 5-3-2 with a 9-0 victory over the Tigers. The game was called at halftime due to the Michigan High Scho... READ MORE

Prep volleyball rankings: Week of Sept. 3

Sep 05, 2012 VOLLEYBALL RANKINGS (Michigan Interscholastic Volleyball Coaches Association) Week of Sept. 3 Class A 1, Mattawan 2. Richland-Gull Lake 3, Macomb Dakota 4,  Lake Orion 5,  Novi 6,  Livonia Churchill 7,  Bloomfield Hills Marian 8,  Clarkston 9,  Portage Cen... READ MORE

Volleyball summary: Sept. 4

Sep 04, 2012 VOLLEYBALL Grant d. Spring Lake 18-25, 25-16, 25-20, 25-19 Spring Lake stats SERVICE POINTS-ACES: Kelsee Zuidema 20-8.  DIGS:  Zuidema 21, Brooke TenBrink 20, Emily Blahnik 16. ASSISTS: Blahnik 24. KILLS: Suchecki 9, Zuidema 9. BLOCKS: Suchecki 3. Record: Spring Lak... READ MORE

High school tennis summaries: Monday, Aug. 27

Aug 27, 2012 HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS TRAVERSE CITY ST. FRANCIS INVITATIONAL 1, Ludington 14. 2, Armada 14. 3, Traverse City St. Francis 14. 4, Traverse City West 6 NOTE: Ludington won on a tiebreaker based on head-to-head matches. CHAMPIONSHIP MATCHES SINGLES: 1, Ryan Carlson, Arm, d.... READ MORE

Boys tennis results: Saturday, Aug. 25

Aug 25, 2012 TENNIS TIGER INVITATIONAL (at Grant) Saturday 1, Calvin Christian 41; 2, Hamilton 39; 3, Cedar Springs 18; 4, Grant 0. Championship matches SINGLES: 1, Justin Folkert, H, d. Brent Cavner, CS, 6-3, 6-2. 2, Sean Thompson, H, d. Ethan DeVries, Calvin, 4-6, 6-2 (10-6). 3,... READ MORE

Boys tennis summary: Aug. 23

Aug 24, 2012 HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS Reeths-Puffer 5, Grant 3 SINGLES: 1, Chris Pek, RP d. Willie Vanderlann, 6-1, 6-4. 2, Roman Aguilar, G, d. Travis Baigch, 6-1, 6-1. 3, Simon Carlson, G, d. Clayton Suttorp, 6-2, 1-6, 7-5. 4, Noah Meuwenberg, G, d. Ike Patton, 6-2, 0-6, 7-5. DOUBLES: 1,... READ MORE

Grant returns to the tennis courts after a year off

Aug 21, 2012 TENNIS GRANT Coach: Scott Zerlaut The Tigers are back on the tennis courts after not having a team a year ago. Key returnees include senior Willie VanderLaan along with juniors Roman Aguilar and Simon Carlson. Promising newcomers include juniors Derek March and Nick ... READ MORE

Newaygo stung in Division 3 baseball quarterfinals

Jun 12, 2012 By Mike Mattson LocalSportsJournal.com Newaygo’s baseball run toward a Division 3 state title came to a shocking end Tuesday against Mancelona. The Ironmen rallied from a 1-0 deficit by scoring a run in the sixth inning and adding the game-winning unearned run in the bot... READ MORE

Local Sports Journal welcomes Muskegon area sports fans

Jun 09, 2012 Area sports fans, We know how much you love Muskegon area sports. And we loved bringing you the game stories, features, sports news, opinion columns and scores from throughout the community for many years. But something happened several months ago – a group of sportswriters ... READ MORE