1:30 PM Aug 20, 2012
Spring Lake dominated the field at Friday's Fruitport girls golf invitational, and the benefits were twofold.
10:28 AM Aug 20, 2012
Grand Haven's varsity boys soccer team got off to a fast start to its season, going 3-0 at Saturday's Justin Bailey Memorial Tournament in Portage.
10:24 AM Aug 20, 2012
Grand Haven's varsity volleyball team suffered a disappointing early exit from its home tournament on Saturday.
10:22 AM Aug 20, 2012
A pair of local teams fared well in their season debut at Saturday's Reeths-Puffer Volleyball Invitational.
1:44 PM Aug 18, 2012
Grand Haven's football program held an eight-team scrimmage at Buccaneer Stadium on Friday afternoon.
12:14 AM Aug 18, 2012
The Northwest Ottawa Recreation Authority recently held its annual Bob "The Sheriff' Bareham Memorial Softball Tournament.
12:06 AM Aug 18, 2012
A few years back, while staying at a cottage up by Baldwin, my dad and I had the brilliant idea to take my two young kids canoeing on the Pere Marquette River.
12:04 AM Aug 18, 2012
Fishing is starting to recover after storms and high winds moved through the state and cooler water temperatures are occurring. The Great Lakes continue to be the premier spots but if you visit the inland lakes you may be able to capitalize on the recovering conditions.
2:01 PM Aug 16, 2012
With the resounding success of Grand Valley State's football program at the Division 2 level during the past decade, the Lakers have had the luxury of not only recruiting from their base region in West Michigan, but throughout the state.
1:31 PM Aug 16, 2012
Don't call it the "Big House,' just a bigger football stadium on the campus of Grand Valley State University.
11:25 AM Aug 16, 2012
After four games during his rookie season as head coach at Grand Valley State, Matt Mitchell faced a word every coach dreads: adversity.
11:21 AM Aug 16, 2012
Portage Central stormed into Spring Lake and won every flight at the Lakers' home tennis invitational on Wednesday.
9:58 AM Aug 16, 2012
More than 50 youngsters splashed, pedaled and jogged their way around the campus at Spring Lake High School on Saturday as they competed in the Spring Lake Kids' Triathlon. The event, now in its third year, drew 56 kids ranging in age from 6-15. Ten-year-old Jack Parker completed his first triathlon after having run a few 5K races previously, and said he loved it.
9:48 AM Aug 16, 2012
Major Dan Rooney is involved in some pretty spectacular golf experiences over the course of each year.
3:30 PM Aug 15, 2012
A horse purchased 9 years ago by Spring Lake's Kimberly Boyer and trained during the summer months at Fruitport's Hampton Green Farm recently competed with Team Spain in the Equestrian Team Dressage competition at the London Summer Olympics.
11:00 AM Aug 15, 2012
After a few weeks drilling their teams in preseason practices, most varsity football coaches have a pretty firm idea on where their team stands.
2:30 PM Aug 14, 2012
This fall marks the 50th year of football at Spring Lake High School, and this year's Lakers' varsity team will honor the 49 teams that came before it by wearing retro jerseys for home games this fall.