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7th grade volleyball earns two victories

On Saturday, the 7th grade volleyball team won in Chippewa Hills.  They beat White Cloud 2-1 with scores of 16-25, 25, 23, and 25-16.  The girls also beat Chippewa Hills 2-1 with scores of 27-25, 18-25, and 25-18.  They were led in aces by Cailynn Hartzell with 18 and Kaden Perkins with 11.   By Shirley

MS Soccer Doubles up Wyoming

Most fall sports start in the hot, humid days of August and end in the cool nights of October, but this season has flipped the script. On the brink of October, we played in some of the most humid weather of the year against a talented Wyoming JH team. Whether from the heat or the

Eagle Golfers Defeat Muskegon West Michigan Christian by 3 Strokes!

Kent City’s solid play on the golf course continued Monday night as the team defeated Muskegon W.M.C. by 3 shots (255-258) at the Warriors’ challenging home course, Chase Hammond. Leading the way were sisters Carr (Joan and Michelle) who each carded a 59. Also contributing on the night were up-and-comer Kierston Moorman (68) and super

8th grade volleyball wins two matches on Saturday

The Kent City 8th grade volleyball team had an exciting weekend adding two wins to their record. In the first match, the Eagles defeated White Cloud 2-1, taking the first and third sets. Irelyn Sullivan recorded 3 kills and Cavana Loukas, Denyle Bonter and Marlena Magana each recorded 1 kill. In the second match, the

Kent City Athletic Weekly 9-30 — 10-5

What’s that old saying, when life gives you lemons . . . make lemonade?  Well in the world of Kent City Athletics, and in Michigan in general we have an abundance of lemons.   In case you have not heard, there has been an outbreak of the Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) that began in the counties

Varsity Volleyball Crusader Invitational Champs

The Varsity volleyball team traveled to Muskegon Catholic for a seven-team tournament on Saturday.    The Ludington Orioles was their first match of the morning, and they split with them 25-15, 24-26.  Next up was the Holton Red Devils and the Eagles would win the match 25-17, 25-18.  In their third and final match in pool

JV Football Team Loses At Morley

The JV football team lost to Morley on Thursday night. It was a back-and-forth game with both teams moving the ball. The Mohawks just capitalized on a few turnovers that sealed the win for them. The final score was 16 to 0. The Eagles got down around the 20 yard line in the second half

Middle School Cross Country Teams Impressive in 25 Team Shepherd Invite

The girls team took 8th place and the boys came in 4th place.  The top 30 medaled.  The girls’ race featured 225; Lila Volkers (8th)and Alishia Equivel (30th)were medalists for the Lady Eagles.  Also scoring for the girls were:  Laynee Hoffman, Sylvia Freeland, Alyssa Miller, Alison Vargas and Briana Vargas.  Also competing for the Lady

Eagle of the Week: Jake Anderson

The term “renaissance man” originated in Renaissance Italy, from the notion that “a man can do all things if he will”. No one on the Kent City Varsity Football team represents this ideal better than Senior offensive lineman and outside linebacker Jake Anderson. Jake has dealt with much offensive position turnover in the last couple

Eagles Drop Time and Race Well at Shepherd

The complete KC girls’ cross country team hadn’t had a chance to run hard on a fast course with good weather until the Shepherd Blue Jay Invitational.  There the girls put together 8 season best times to finish 3rd out of 17 teams, including many that are state-ranked.  Six Lady Eagles came home with big