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Student Section Gaining Steam — More Work to Be Done

Last week’s games against Sparta and Holton saw a noticeable increase in the amount of students and their involvement during both the Boys’ and Girls’ games.  On Friday night, there were many “ugly sweaters” in the nest which was another sign of progress.  After the Holiday Break, the Spirit Council will need to meet to

Eagle of the Week — Shane Rodenburg

It is impossible to have a discussion about Kent City Wrestling without bringing Shane Rodenburg’s name into the conversation.  In fact, when talking about the 189 lb. weight class in Kent County or across the state for that matter, Rodenburg is certainly one of the major players.  Rodenburg is off to 14-0 start this season

Kent City Finishes 7th in Kent County Championships

The Kent City Wrestling Team traveled to Davenport University on Saturday for the Inaugural Kent County Championships.  This was the first individual tournament the Eagles have particpated in so far this season and on the day, Kent City had several good performances, led by Senior Shane Rodenburg with a .3-0 record and 1st place  finish.

Freshman Boys Defeat Grant

Kent City Freshman Boys Basketball remains perfect on the season after a 45-43 victory over Grant. With great inside post play from Hunter Nelson and a game high of 21 points, the Eagles worked hard for the win, improving their record to 4 – 0 going into the Christmas break. Down one point in the 4th

Varsity Boys Basketball Tops Holton 64-53; 2-0 in CSAA Silver

  The Kent City Eagles overcame poor outside shooting by pounding the ball inside and turning up the defense.  Trailing by a point at the half, KC looked inside to Randy Thompson in the third quarter as he tallied 11 of his 17 points.  Then Nick Alt turned up the defense picking Holton’s pocket for

Girls Varsity Beats Holton, 74-36

The Kent City Eagles were ready for undefeated Holton as they outscored the Red Devils by ten points in both the first and second quarters to lead, 30-10, at halftime, as the Eagles cruised to a 74-36 victory at home Friday night. Kent City had all nine of its players score, with four players in

JV Boys Win a Tough Defensive Battle

  The JV boys basketball team improved their record to 2-2 last night at Holton beating the Red Devils 37-33. With a tie game with under a minute left Skylour Campbell got a big steal at half court and took it for a basket. Colton Atwood made 2 big free throws to seal the victory.

Girls Varsity Bowling Team Comes Back Against Godwin Heights For The Win

On Thursday night the Girls Varsity Bowling Team pulled themselves together and came back for 17-13 win over Godwin Heights. Lauren Jones was able to score another varsity point and Lauren Longcore got her groove on and turned out a great series for the day. The boys are still showing improvement each match.  The boys

KC Wrestlers Drop Tough CSAA Dual to Lakeview; Defeat Big Rapids

  In its first CSAA dual, the wrestling team came up a little short versus a tough Lakeview squad.  The host Wildcats held off the Eagles by a final score of 27 – 40.  The dual meet had its share of competitive matches, but Lakeview prevailed in the majority of the swing matches. In the second

Wrestling Team Goes 1 – 1 during North Kent Shootout

       On Monday, December 15, the Kent City wrestling team hosted the first ever North Kent Shootout, a quad featuring Kent City, Sparta, Cedar Springs, and Rockford.  This brought together 4 programs that have a strong tradition in the sport of wrestling.  Even though the Eagles have the youngest program out of the 4