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Boys tennis team led by senior leadership during 2019 season

Boys tennis team led by senior leadership during 2019 season

Nick Twa, Reporter

November 20, 2019

The boys varsity tennis team finished off this season with a 7-6 record. Led by seniors Noah Bachmann and Weston Taylor, the squad looked to capitalize off of that veteran core. “I think we had a tremendous season with the fact that we had 13 injuries,” senior Carter Prieditis said. “There was...

“The Den” Podcast, Episode 6: “Rivalry Week”

“The Den” Podcast, Episode 6: “Rivalry Week”

Sam Woiteshek and Nick Twa

November 16, 2019

https://www.buzzsprout.com/722160/2096733-the-den-podcast-episode-6-rivalry-week Sports fanatics Sam Woiteshek, Nick Twa and Brendan Vander Meer offer their hottest takes on what is happening in the world of sports....

Noah Bachmann receives third consecutive all state title

Noah Bachmann receives third consecutive all state title

Brendan VanderMeer

November 13, 2019

Senior tennis player and team captain Noah Bachmann, recently received his third consecutive all state title. “I’ve been working so hard for so long for basically this moment,” Bachmann said. “It’s also very stressful because it all comes down to that and if you mess up it’s not good....

Senior competes at state cross country meet

Senior competes at state cross country meet

Addy Wachter, Photo Editor

November 12, 2019

Senior Carter Larned made it to the state cross country meet. Even though it was his first year running cross country in high school, he was the only one in the program to make it to the state meet this year. Larned ran a 16:33 on a muddy course on a windy day, placing 77th in D1 in the state of Mich...

What’s up with the 12th Buc?

What’s up with the 12th Buc?

Caleb Berko, Reporter

November 9, 2019

Year after year, the student section is the source of energy and excitement for our football, soccer, basketball, and numerous other sports teams.  They show up and bring the heat. They’re the ones who stomp their feet on the North side of the bleachers every game, they’re the ones shouting (a...

Varsity football falls to Hudsonville in season finale

Varsity football falls to Hudsonville in season finale

Macayla Cramer, Reporter

November 9, 2019

What Happened:  The Buccaneers fought a war last night at Hudsonville’s Eagle Stadium. They battled through bitterly cold weather conditions, poor management and sportsmanship, which sparked several heated scenes throughout the game. Unfortunately, the Bucs lost the advantage at the critical sta...

“The Den” Podcast, Episode 5: “Don’t @ Us”

“The Den” Podcast, Episode 5: “Don’t @ Us”

Sam Woiteshek, Nick Twa, and Brendan VanderMeer

November 8, 2019

Sports fanatics Sam Woiteshek, Nick Twa, and Brendan VanderMeer share their hottest takes on what's happening in the sports world today. https://soundcloud.com/user-333532779/the-den-podcast-episode-5-dont-us

Girls volleyball wins 13th consecutive district title

Girls volleyball wins 13th consecutive district title

Grace Montgomery, Reporter

November 8, 2019

WHAT HAPPENED: The girl’s varsity volleyball team beat Reeths-Puffer in three sets to receive its 13th consecutive district title. They started strong winning the first set 25-12 and took the next two sets 25-18 and 25-16. It was an emotional night for the seniors because it was their last time...

Just another night

Just another night

Caleb Berko, Reporter

November 7, 2019

It’s Sunday. It’s 5:30 a.m. You’re probably still asleep and that’s okay because you had a big week with a few tests. But off in the quiet halls of GHHS, with the aromatic smell of fresh-brewed coffee spilling into the air, the football coaches of Grand Haven High huddle up in the athletic co...

Football searches for immense payoff from their hard work

Football searches for immense payoff from their hard work

Camille Berko, Reporter

November 7, 2019

With a huge victory under their belt, the football team is marching towards another underdog matchup with 12th ranked Hudsonville on Friday, Nov. 8. The Bucs are currently riding a five-game winning streak with an overall record of 6-4.  “Our first matchup with them didn’t go as planned, it was pr...

Sideline cheer season recap

Sideline cheer season recap

Gabi Nadeau, Reporter

November 7, 2019

WHAT HAPPENED:  Grand Haven girls fall sideline cheer 2019 started off with change for the girls to get used to. In need of a new head coach, Ashley Borta stepped up to the plate. The girls have had a steady season with Coach Borta, and they’re excited for future plans.  WHAT DOES THIS MEAN...

Bucs soccer surpasses last years team competing at regionals

Bucs soccer surpasses last years team competing at regionals

Addy Wachter, Photo Editor

November 5, 2019

The boy’s varsity soccer team finished the season with an overall record of 9-9-4. Even though some would say they did not have a stellar record, the Bucs won the district championship and advanced all the way to the first round of regionals in their postseason. “To get where we got considering...