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“The Den” Podcast 5/17

May 17, 2019

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“The Den” Podcast 4/25

April 25, 2019

Sports fanatics Sam Woiteshek and Nick Twa discuss all the recent happenings in the world of professional sports. https://soundcloud.com/user-333532779/the-den-podcast-2  

Calling It Like I See It: Player Polarization

Calling It Like I See It: Player Polarization

Sam Woiteshek, Sports editor

February 20, 2019

As I sat and watched the world’s most lifeless affair - Super Bowl LIII - I couldn’t help but think: Tom Brady is about to get his sixth ring. It seemed unlikely that mediocre quarterback could possibly have a stranglehold on the NFL and its history, and probably its future. So I thought a little dee...

Opinion: No harm in cornrows

Macayla Cramer, Reporter

November 28, 2018

I didn’t realize little girls were racist. I wasn't the only one returning from spring break with bronzed skin, Florida apparel and my curls twisted into tight, woven cornrows braids back in elementary school. When cornrows were a trendy hairstyle for convenience and look. No one viewed little girl...

Q&A with Assistant Golf Coach Taylor Schriber

Chris Hudson, Editor in Chief

June 5, 2018

Q: How long have you been around the sport of golf? What got you to start playing and more importantly to start wanting to coach it? A: I have been around the sport of golf since I can remember. I remember being three years old owning a pair of plastic clubs and balls and hitting them around the back...

Lady Bucs lacrosse takes second match over Lowell in dominant fashion

Lady Bucs lacrosse takes second match over Lowell in dominant fashion

Chris Hudson, Editor in Chief

May 3, 2018

What Happened: In a key mid-season clash against the Lowell Red Arrows, the Lady Bucs took complete charge of the game, handily winning 14-6. With a fast start, the Bucs powered through to halftime and never looked back. Late game goals from junior Emilee Schaub and senior Paige Kramer extended the l...

Strong pitching in Buccaneer split against conference rival West Ottawa

Strong pitching in Buccaneer split against conference rival West Ottawa

Jack Reus, Sports Editor

May 3, 2018

What: The Bucs split in their doubleheader against the Panthers of West Ottawa, Tuesday night. The first game score was a 3-0 loss and the second game was a 1-0 victory for Grand Haven, bringing their record to 6-5 on the year. The low scoring games were the result of strong pitching and a lack of offen...

Grand Haven girls lacrosse team gets shot to break losing streak against Lowell at home

Grand Haven girls lacrosse team gets shot to break losing streak against Lowell at home

Chris Hudson, Editor in Chief

April 29, 2018

What’s Happening: The Lady Bucs lacrosse prepares for a crucial home duel against the Lowell Big Reds on Monday night. After losing by one to rival Spring Lake almost a week ago and getting swept in their weekend tournament, the Lady Bucs are hungry for a match to fall in their favor. Grand Haven to...

Lakers take down Bucs in crushing double-overtime loss; round two coming Tuesday

Lakers take down Bucs in crushing double-overtime loss; round two coming Tuesday

Chris Hudson, Editor in Chief

April 29, 2018

What Happened: In a rivalry clash that went to double overtime, the boys Buccaneer lacrosse team would not end up victorious, allowing five unanswered goals, including the game-winner for Spring Lake in a 10-9 loss. For the majority of the contest, each squad stayed within one goal of the other. When sen...

Teaming up: JV boys lacrosse team joins with Varsity

Teaming up: JV boys lacrosse team joins with Varsity

Nick Garvale, Reporter

April 26, 2018

Following the start of the season, the boys lacrosse team will no longer have a junior varsity program for the 2018 year. The remaining players who would have been chosen for junior varsity will be pulled up and get the opportunity to play at the next level. The transition to this is stressful for the co...

Girls Lacrosse Preview: Spring Lake

Girls Lacrosse Preview: Spring Lake

Sam Woiteshek, Sports editor

April 25, 2018

What's Happening: Grand Haven's girls varsity lacrosse team will take on Spring Lake at home tonight in a highly anticipated game between two rivals. For three years straight, the Lakers have defeated the Buccaneers, making this year's seniors anxious and hungry to beat Spring Lake before they depa...

Grand Haven Girls Lacrosse takes hard first home loss at the hands of Mattawan

Grand Haven Girls Lacrosse takes hard first home loss at the hands of Mattawan

Chris Hudson, Editor in Chief

April 16, 2018

What Happened: The Lady Bucs took a tough loss in their first home match, 15-6, to Mattawan. After starting the contest quite cold, with Mattawan scoring consistently in the opening minutes and the Lady Bucs not being able to stop the offensive ambush. Solid midfield play from seniors Christina Byrne and ...