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John Masselink hits a 23 yard field goal to win in overtime

By Andrew Terpstra | on September 12, 2014 11:18 p.m Grand Rapids South Christian and Hudsonville Unity Christian played a back and forth game all night, before being ended on a 23 yard field goal from John Masselink to give South Christian a 33-30 victory on Friday. Both teams scored nearly identical amounts of points […]

50 Years of Sailor Football

The 2014 football season marks the 50th year of football here at South Christian.  At our Friday, September 19th home football game vs. Forrest Hills Eastern we will be recognizing the inaugural participants of the South Christian Football program. There will be a pre game reception as well as a halftime recognition ceremony.  For more information please contact the Development Office. State Champions – 2012 […]

SC-UC Football Friday night at Jenison High School

  South Christian Varsity Football looks for its first victory of the season Friday night against Unity Christian.  The game  will be played at Jenison High School.  Kickoff is 7pm. The unbeaten Crusaders own impressive wins over Allendale and Calvin Christian.  Last year, South Christian outgunned Unity 49-28. Catch all of the play-by-play on […]

2014 Fall Team Pictures

South Christian’s Victory Day has big impact on Sailors

South Christian senior running back Geff Plasman has struck up a friendship with Jimmy Thull through Victory Day. (Courtesy Photo)   By Steve Kaminski | on September 04, 2014 8 a.m. GRAND RAPIDS – South Christian senior running back Geff Plasman has played in the Division 4 state championship game in each of the past […]

Varsity Football Home Opener Renews Rivalry with Caledonia

  South Christian’s Varsity Football team opens the home portion of its schedule this Friday night against Caledonia. The two schools have not met on the gridiron since 2011 when the Sailors edged the Scots 17-7 at Byron Center’s field.   Caledonia moved to the OK White Conference in 2012. Caledonia began the 2014 season […]

Victory Day Radio Tour with Coach Tamminga

Coach Tamminga will be participating in a “radio tour” promoting Victory Day on Thursday, September 4th.   8:45am – WBBL – 107.3 FM 9:10am – WLAV – 9.69 FM 11:00am – WJRW 1340 AM Coach Tamminga will also be on WHTS 105.3 FM on their special Saturday morning show.   If you are not already […]

Victory Day – Saturday 9/6

Please join us in celebrating Victory Day on September 6 at 3:00 p.m. with the football team, cheer team, coaches, and the South Christian community! The event will be held at the SCHS Sports Park. Students with needs are invited to participate in passing, catching, kicking, or cheering, as they work one-on-one with a mentor and experience […]

Eagles hold off explosive Sailors

By Steve Kaminski | on August 29, 2014 10:30 p.m. GRAND RAPIDS – Conventional wisdom was that South Christian entered the 2014 season possessing one of the Grand Rapids area’s most potent offenses. One can now make the argument that Grand Rapids Christian has one of the area’s nastiest defenses. The Eagles forced four turnovers […]

PREPSMI.COM Airtime is 6:15 for Friday Night’s Football Showdown

    Last year, the anticipation surrounding the South Christian-Grand Rapids Christian opener was all about the two defending state champs matched in the season’s first game. This year, the excitement story line is the matchup between a prolific offense and a swarming defense.   Led by senior quarterback Jon Wassink, the Sailors return nine […]