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Bowling suffers first loss to Caledonia

Bowling suffers first loss to Caledonia

Mijan Ahmad Nizam, Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

WHAT HAPPENED: The Bucs’ bowling team clashed with Caledonia yesterday in what would turn out be a crushing 13-17 loss. The team’s attitude seemed to get in the way of their game. “It seemed like players were starting to give up” Senior Jonathan Garland said. WHAT IT MEANS: The Bucs fell to...

Bucs travel to states this weekend looking to secure a championship

Bucs travel to states this weekend looking to secure a championship

Mijan Ahmad Nizam, Reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

WHAT IS HAPPENING:  After a hard fought 2-1 record at Regionals and placing third in the region, the water polo team now has its eyes on the prize as they are traveling to East Kentwood to kick off the state finals. THEY SAID IT: “We’re excited,” senior Jackson Hamm said. “The last three years we’ve lost...

Season recap: Boys tennis

Season recap: Boys tennis

Nick Twa, Reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports, Top Stories

The boys tennis team finished off their season in 6th place in the O-K Red Conference with a 9-8-1 overall record. They had to compete against some steep competition, as well as dealing with harsh weather conditions later in the season.   “I think our team performed above the level we were thought to...

Season recap: Girls golf

Season recap: Girls golf

Nick Twa, Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports, Top Stories

The Grand Haven girls golf team ended their regular season in 5th place overall for the O-K Red conference. Even though they had a rough go of it this season, there is still a lot of hope for next season. Losing some key players this past offseason led to some doubt. But for some, such as senior Ally K...

Bucs volleyball gets pair of wins to build momentum for postseason

Bucs volleyball gets pair of wins to build momentum for postseason

Ashton Voorhees, Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports, Top Stories

What Happened: On Wednesday, the Bucs hosted the East Kentwood Falcons and the Grandville Bulldogs for their last two games before a chance at a postseason run. The night started with a high-intensity game that took all of five sets to settle. The Bucs defeated the Falcons in the last set by a score...

Bucs water polo in “survive and advance” mode this weekend at regionals

Bucs water polo in “survive and advance” mode this weekend at regionals

Mijan Ahmad Nizam, Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports, Top Stories

WHAT  TO EXPECT: After a mix of dominance in the first game, and hardships in the next, the Grand Haven Buccaneers placed second at Districts in Zeeland, and will now be traveling to Hudsonville to kick off Regionals in a must-win tournament. They will be facing off with East Grand Rapids in their fi...

Bucs water polo hoping for a good performance in district tournament

Bucs water polo hoping for a good performance in district tournament

Mijan Ahmad Nizam, Reporter

October 19, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports, Top Stories

WHAT IS HAPPENING: The Grand Haven  Bucs’ water polo team seeks nothing but success when they open the postseason this Saturday. They will be traveling to Zeeland and will be playing their first game against West Ottawa. THEY SAID IT:  “Right now we are dialed in and ready to play,” senior Matthew Marcus s...

Bucs water polo gets big win over Zeeland East

Bucs water polo gets big win over Zeeland East

Mijan Ahmad Nizam, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports, Top Stories

WHAT HAPPENED: After a strong 11-2 start, The Grand Haven Buccaneers slowed down, but still manage to finish Zeeland East off with a 12-7 victory on senior night. WHAT IT MEANS: The seniors were sent off with a win on senior night. Also, because Zeeland is a top team in their district, a victory over the...