To the victors goes the spoils.
Grand Haven’s varsity volleyball team — which advanced to the program’s first-ever appearance in the Class A state semifinals last week — was awarded nicely for its postseason success as three players recently earned all-state honors in Class A.
In a match featuring a pair of Grand Haven High School graduates, Kristen Reenders and her Central Michigan University’s women’s volleyball team defeated Mindy Marx’s Ball State University Cardinals on Nov. 10 in Mt. Pleasant, 3-2.
Grand Haven's Jacob Steggles' goal in the third period turned out to be the difference in helping the Bucs' varsity hockey team hold off Rochester Stoney Creek in the season opener for both schools on Friday at Edge Ice Arena in Holland.
The Spring Lake and Grand Haven rivalry in high school sports has produced several spirited contests throughout the years. Now, the faculty and staff at each school will have an opportunity to embark on their own fierce competition.