rss_feed Latest News

Woltjer carries Sailors to OT victory

Derek Woltjer scooped up a ground ball and sprinted towards the Ionia goal. He dodged and sliced through defenders before switching to his right hand and lacing a shot into the back of the net for his fourth goal — the game-winner. Within seconds, Woltjer was swept up in a sea of screaming Sailors. The

SC Freshman Put Up a Fight Against Caledonia

Just three weeks ago- the SC freshman team lost two games by a large margin to the Scots of Caledonia, losing 3-18 and 0-22. Yesterday, the Sailors surprised Caledonia by coming out strong and giving them a run for their money. The Sailors trailed 0-3 after 2 innings in the first game, when the tides

JV Soccer Defeats Jenison 1-0

The JV comes off a busy week last week defeating Jenison 1-0. Last week the girls had 2  wins over Catholic Central and Middleville, posting 2 conference wins.  They lost a hard fought battle trying to avenge an earlier loss to Calvin Christian on Friday evening. They came up short 3-4.  On Monday against Jenison,

Calvin Defeats South In A 1-0 Match

Friday, May 11, 2012- Grand Rapids- South Christian and Calvin Christian Varsity Girls Soccer teams faced off in a tough match this Friday. Calvin scored early on in the first half which set the tone for the rest of the game. South had many opportunities and played a great possession game but couldn’t find the back of

Varsity baseball stays in 1st place

The varsity baseball team continued their push for a league championship by beating Wayland in two games on Tuesday.  South Christian’s Sam Memmelaar struck out nine in and pitched 7 complete innings in Game 1.  Teammate Austin Diekevers finished with a combined four hits and three RBIs, including a home run to lead their team

Pitching Leads Freshman Baseball In Wins Over Calvin Christian

The freshman baseball team continued to play well as they won both games of a doubleheader against Calvin Christian on Saturday. The Sailors have not lost in their last five games and improved their record to 7-8-1. The pitching was the story of the day for the Sailors as Nate Van Solkema, Jake Wierenga, and Ian Elgersma

JV Soccer Gets A Pair of Shut-Outs

The girl’s JV soccer team had 2 conference matches this week and won both matches. Monday was played at Hastings. Maddie Hugen scored on an assist from Stephanie Springvloed. Megan Swartz scored on a beautiful cross by Cassie Brander. Final score was 2-0.  On Wednesday the Lady Sailors were on an impressive scoring drive at

Freshman Baseball Lights Up The Scoreboard Versus FHE, GR Christian

  The bats of the South Christian freshman baseball team came alive this week in a pair of doubleheaders versus Forest Hills Eastern and Grand Rapids Christian, scoring 35 runs in four games. The offensive outburst helped the Sailors finish with two wins, a tie, and one loss. On Wednesday the team visited the Hawks of Forest

SC falls to Hudsonville in a Tale of Two Halves

In the first match-up of the season, South Christian battled Hudsonville in a tight game which eventually ended in a 5-6 overtime loss. The late game woes continued for the Sailors in the second tilt against the Eagles. After playing to a 3-3 tie in the first half, the Sailors came out flat in the

Varsity Tennis Stays Strong During Two Conference Matches

The Sailor Varsity Girls Tennis was happy that the weather cooperated for them Wednesday night. They wound up playing two conference matches. The Sailors started at Middleville TK and took home a big 7 – 1 win. Then managed to make it back to South’s courts to play a rain out game from Monday against