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8th Grade Volleyball Ends Season in Final Tournament

The 8th grade volleyball team ended their season with a tough loss in the first round of bracket play at the tournament on Saturday. In pool play, the Eagles took second defeating Reed City and Chippewa Hills, and falling to Grant. In bracket play, the Eagles faced Newaygo but lost in two sets. Newaygo went

JV Football Team Loses To Grant In Final Game

The JV football team played Grant at home in their last game of the season,  and lost 24-6.    The game started well for the Eagles who marched down to the Grant 25 yard line before turning it over on downs.  On the Tigers first play, they ran a 75 yard sweep for a touchdown

7th grade volleyball wins season ending tournament

The 7th grade volleyball team took first place in their final tournament of the season, ending the season with a record of 12-2-2.  The girls had to play hard to get to the championship round winning each round before 2-1.  In the final round they played Hesperia to win the tournament, with their serving in

Kent City Athletic Weekly — 10-28 — 11-2

Regardless of the sport, tournament time is always exciting.   We plan our lives around them: March Madness, Super Bowl Sunday, College Bowl Season, etc.  In Michigan late October means the MHSAA Football Playoffs, the lone tournament that teams must qualify to participate in.   Teams gather all around the state to watch selection Sunday to find

A Great Day for the Fast Eagle Runners!

The Kent City Cross Country team is pretty familiar with the Allendale cross country course as they’ve hosted the regional meet for the last decade.  But it was an especially great day for a regional run as our Eagles started strong and wouldn’t say “Uncle!” and let up.  The girls’ team, Nick Flegel, and Ryan

Eagles comeback bid falls short; Grant 28 Kent City 21

In the final regular season game of the 2019 season, Kent City traveled to Grant to take on the Tigers in a non-conference game.  Kent City weathered the storm for four quarters and had an opportunity to tie the game late, but fell short 28-21 to Grant (7-2).  The back and forth nature of the

Fast Five: Dolan Bair–Backflips, A Time Machine, And Unlimited Money

Welcome to this week’s edition of Fast Five, where you can get to know an Eagle athlete through just five questions! This week, I talked to Eagle senior Dolan Bair. Dolan is a starting runningback and outside linebacker for the varsity football team. In the winter, Dolan wrestles for Coach Kik and the varsity wrestling squad, and

Eagle Soccer Gear

The Eagle Soccer program accomplished many firsts this year, including our first MHSAA playoff victory. Its time to wear those colors with pride. Soccer apparel can be ordered now through November 1. Whether it is for your favorite player or a team shirt for Mom, now’s the time to improve your wardrobe. We’ve got joggers,

Eagles fall to Panthers in tough 5 set match

The varsity volleyball team made the trip to Hesperia on Wednesday night to take on the Panthers in league action.  This match would prove to be a very intense and close match going all 5 sets.  The Eagles would start out winning the first set 25-19.  The next set would be the same score only

JV volleyball defeat the Panthers

The JV volleyball team traveled to Hesperia Wednesday night and came home with a hard fought victory against a tough Panther team who handed the Eagles their only league loss in the first round of play.  Scores on the night were 25-22, 25-22 and 15-7.  Emmalyn Geers served up 7 points on the night and