Spring Lake girls lacrosse captain Kate Vinkemulder earned a top honor this summer after completing a successful high school career in the classroom and on the field.
Spring Lake Twp. – Spring Lake girls lacrosse avenged two regular-season losses against Lowell on Friday, defeating the Red Arrows 11-10 in a district tournament clash.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — A slow start made for a wild finish Wednesday night at the Yard as Spring Lake boys lacrosse took a 9-7 victory over Reeths-Puffer at home to earn a spot in Tuesday’s regional championship.
As locals and tourists alike gear up for Memorial Day weekend festivities, local spring athletes are dreaming of trophies and titles.
Local lacrosse teams showed off the power of sports all over the area Wednesday night, as the Grand Haven boys and girls programs met for their third annual Bucs Pride showdown.
Spring Lake Twp. – Hundreds of fans poured into Wednesday’s boys lacrosse game at Spring Lake high school, not for the game, but for the two ceremonies surrounding it.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — As players from Spring Lake, Forest Hills Eastern and Davenport University Lacrosse joined with coaches, fans and family at Spring Lake High School on Wednesday night, the community Jarred Coleman selflessly strived to build was overwhelmingly evident.
Fresh off its first O-K Tier 2 Conference championship, Spring Lake boys varsity lacrosse put on a show Saturday with an 18-0 victory over Southside Lacrosse in the two programs’ inaugural Lax by the Lake competition.
The Spring Lake boys lacrosse team turned a page in its history book Thursday night, capturing the program’s first O-K Conference title with a 9-2 victory at Grand Rapids Christian.
Fresh off a week of rain and cancellations, the first week in May promises more troubling weather conditions. However, if the forecast allows, the schedules this week are packed with compelling matchups across all sports.
The drive up and down Michigan’s lakeshore, hugging beautiful Lake Michigan, has attracted tourists for decades. Maybe because of this, sports have always been strong in West Michigan, with football, basketball, track, baseball/softball and even volleyball luring droves of high school studen…
SPRING LAKE – The Spring Lake girls lacrosse team lost 9-8 at home Wednesday against Lowell in a physical battle in the bitter cold.
Separated only by a slightly temperamental bridge, Grand Haven and Spring Lake have plenty of friendly rivalries. But the seventh annual Lax Fest, hosted Saturday at Spring Lake High School, was about celebrating the two communities for their similarities, not targeting their differences.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — Spring Lake boys lacrosse head coach Doug Sharp said Wednesday that their biggest competition for an O-K Conference title comes from just north of town in Reeths-Puffer.
The Grand Haven boys lacrosse team kicked off their season Thursday night hosting an off-and-running Reeths-Puffer team already playing in their fourth game of the season.
The Grand Haven girls lacrosse team took on Portage Northern on Wednesday in the Division 1 regional semifinals at Rockford High School.
The Spring Lake boys lacrosse team took on perennial Division 2 powerhouse East Grand Rapids in the regional finals Wednesday at East Grand Rapids High School.
The Grand Haven girls and Spring Lake boys lacrosse teams each had chances to extend their seasons another week, as they took on their respective regional competitions. Here’s a look at how the Buccaneers and Lakers fared.
The Spring Lake girls lacrosse team traveled to East Grand Rapids for a showdown with the top-seeded Pioneers on Monday night in the Division 2 regional quarterfinals.
The following is a weekly installment that will showcase one local prep sports team of interest and highlight the team's successes, the players that comprise the roster and some fun facts you might not know about the squad.
The Spring Lake boys and girls lacrosse programs kicked off their playoff journeys in tandem Friday night as the girls hosted Northview for their pre-regional matchup, followed by the boys taking on Petoskey in the regional opening round.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — Cancer plays by its own rules and doesn’t discriminate when selecting victims. Grand Haven lacrosse honored those afflicted with an all-inclusive game Wednesday, sending cancer packing with some made-up rules of their own.
Former Spring Lake lacrosse standout Alec Palmer, now a sophomore attacker at Albion College, was an All-Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association second-team selection, as the league released its all-league teams in men's lacrosse this week.
The Spring Lake boys lacrosse team will be hosting a charity event Thursday to honor the memory of the 30 dogs that were lost in the Muskegon Kennel Fire on March 30.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — If history has taught us anything, we should have expected another dramatic battle between the Grand Haven and Spring Lake girls lacrosse programs Wednesday night as the two teams met at Grand Haven High School.
The Spring Lake girls lacrosse and tennis teams, along with the Grand Haven girls tennis and baseball teams and Fruitport girls tennis and softball teams were all in action recently. Here’s how they fared.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — Coaches often preach that one player doesn't make or break a team, but adding an All-State caliber talent back to your playing group sure can make a difference.
This year’s edition of Grand Haven girls lacrosse has no lack of fight. The Bucs took on rain, cold and the state’s No. 3 ranked team Friday night as Forest Hills United paid a visit to the Lakeshore.
A groundswell of young talent in the Lakeshore lacrosse scene is hitting the varsity level at Grand Haven and Spring Lake, putting the local lacrosse community on the map.