Grand Rapids Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 14 hrs ago | via MLive.com 

    Loads of high school basketball coming to Cornerston...

    GRAND RAPIDS If you're looking to take in some high school basketball action this Christmas break, here's a suggestion. Go to Cornerstone University because it will be hosting three boys holiday tournaments and a girls tourney, too, over the next two weeks.

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  • 14 hrs ago | via MLive.com 

    Grand Rapids Union 63, River Rouge 57: Curtis Daviso...

    Davison scored 29 points, including nine in the fourth quarter to lead the Red Hawks to a 63-57 win over River Rouge in Saturday's Grand Rapids Public Schools Battle of I-96 East vs. West Challenge at Ottawa Hills. Davison also sank six 3-pointers.

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  • Saturday | via MLive.com 

    Column: Deleon Brown showing why he is on MLive's Mr...

    GRAND RAPIDS Holland Christian basketball coach Jason Mejeur couldn't have been happier with the way the Maroons defended Grand Rapids Christian senior point guard Deleon Brown coming out of a time out with nine seconds to go in regulation and the game tied. The Maroons had Brown backed up outside the 3-point arc with three defenders on him as time was about to expire.

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  • Friday | via MLive.com 

    Grand Rapids Christian 46, Holland Christian 43: Del...

    GRAND RAPIDS Grand Rapids Christian rallied from an eight-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat Holland Christian 46-43 in Friday night's MLive Grand Rapids Press Game of the Week. Eagles senior point guard Deleon Brown buried a 3-pointer with two Holland Christian players in his face as time expired to give the Eagles the win.

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  • Friday Dec 19 | via MLive.com 

    Live chat: Holland Christian travels to Grand Rapids...

    The Eagles will have a tall challenge in front of them, mostly in the shape of 6-foot-7 center Sam VanderSluis. The Maroons' OK Green All Conference player along with forward Matt Maas, who is 6-foot-6, have been leading scorers for their team this season.

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  • Friday Dec 19 | via MLive.com 

    Beat The Elite: Mother knows best

    Wassink is the mother of South Christian senior standout Jon Wassink, and the fact that she correctly called all eight games meant that she picked Grand Rapids Christian to beat South Christian, which the Eagles did. The Sailors have 12 players who were on the football team that won the Division 4 state championship this fall, so they got a late start to the basketball season.

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  • Wednesday Dec 17 | via MLive.com 

    Grand Rapids Game of the Week: Colorado commit Deleo...

    GRAND RAPIDS Grand Rapids Christian's boys basketball team has opened the season 2-0 and would sure love a victory Friday night to keep its early-season momentum going. A win could prove to be just the spark that Holland Christian needs to get a little momentum after losing its first two games.

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  • Wednesday Dec 17 | via MLive.com 

    As holiday break approaches, MLive's newest regional...

    The high school boys and girls basketball seasons are off and running, even though many of the teams will have a lite schedule over the holiday break. Also off and running are the MLive regional basketball rankings, as our fearless basketball reporters present their rankings of teams in each region.

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  • Wednesday Dec 17 | via Grand Haven Tribune 

    Photo Gallery: Grand Haven basketball falls to FHC

    Grand Haven's varsity boys basketball team hosted Forest Hills Central on Tuesday and fell to the visiting Rangers, 72-48. Log in to your account to post comments here and on other stories, galleries and polls.

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  • Wednesday Dec 17 | via Grand Haven Tribune 

    Grand Haven boys take one on the chin

    Forest Hills Central flexed its muscle, using physical guard play and its size advantage in the post to blow out Grand Haven, 72-48. "Their defensive pressure, they took us out of the things we wanted to do," said Bucs' senior guard B.J. Nahal.

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  • Tuesday Dec 16 | via MLive.com 

    Grand Rapids Catholic Central 60, Grand Rapids Chris...

    If defense wins championships, the Grand Rapids Catholic Central girls basketball team is poised for a long run this season. A stinging Cougars defense held Grand Rapids Christian to four points in the first 11 minutes of Tuesday's game, and rode a balanced offense to a 60-23 victory.

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  • Nov 8, 2014 | via MLive.com 

    College notes: Awards keep rolling in for GLIAC foot...

    Junior defensive end Justin Zimmer, senior center Justin Glover and senior tackle Jacob VanderKlock were two West Michigan football players who were honored recently after the Bulldogs won the GLIAC title with a 11-0 record. All three were named to the Daktronics All-America team.

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Grand Rapids High Schools

Adelante High School (1061 Kensington Avenue SW)
C. A. Frost Environmental Science Academy (1460 Laughlin NW)
Central High School (421 Fountain Street NE)
City Middle/High School (111 College Avenue NE)
Coit Arts Academy (617 Coit Avenue NE)