11:36 AM Dec 28, 2011
A total of 13 varsity competitive cheer teams invaded L.C. Walker in Arena on Tuesday for the Mona Shores Sailor Invitational - the opening competition for many teams in the area. The competition was split among three divisions, with Grand Haven battling against East Kentwood, Jenison and the host Sailors in Division 1, and Spring Lake and Fruitport squaring off against four other schools in Division 2.
1:18 PM Dec 21, 2011
There was some feeling before Tuesday - especially among the Spring Lake faithful - that this might have been the perfect opportunity for the Lakers to end their losing streak to neighboring rival Grand Haven. In the four years since the non-conference rivalry renewed after a lengthy hiatus, the Buccaneers have gone 4-0, with each win coming by double figures.
10:58 AM Dec 21, 2011
Sean Steffel caught a pass in the corner, squared up and calmly swished a 3-pointer directly in front of the jam-packed Spring Lake student section. The shot was a big one for the host Buccaneers - it put the home team on top 27-18, quieting a Lakers' run. But it was an even bigger shot for Steffel, who attended Spring Lake through his freshman season and played with many of the current Lakers for years.
10:53 AM Dec 21, 2011
Grand Haven's student section was particularly ruthless during Tuesday's boys basketball showdown against Spring Lake.
10:59 AM Dec 21, 2011
Grand Haven raced out to a 15-2 lead and held on for a 63-43 victory over Spring Lake visiting Spring Lake on Tuesday.
10:45 AM Dec 20, 2011
Grand Haven's varsity boys soccer win over Spring Lake this past fall was a heated affair, with players from both sides going at it both physically and emotionally.
10:38 AM Dec 20, 2011
When Brady Hoke was hired as Michigan's new head football coach, he said he would have walked - all the way from San Diego to Ann Arbor - to take his dream job.
10:39 AM Dec 20, 2011
It wasn't the welcome back party that Grand Haven graduate Emma Veach expected at Grand Valley State University Fieldhouse on Monday.
11:00 AM Dec 19, 2011
Before playing in the NAIA national championship game with his St. Xavier (Ill.) team on Saturday in Rome, Ga., Spring Lake graduate McHale Smith received a text message from a fellow Laker who understands the pressure of playing on that big stage.
10:54 AM Dec 19, 2011
Grand Haven's varsity wrestling squad performed well amongst a talent-filled tournament at Grand Haven High School on Saturday, as the Bucs placed third in the Grand Haven Team Duals.