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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

Freshman Softball Wins Double-Header against East Kentwood

The bats of the Sailor girls were on fire during Tuesday’s double-header against East Kentwood. The Sailors took both games from the Falcons, winning 12-2 and 20-3. Ashley Carver pitched for the win during the first game, and Jessie Walters in the second. Anna Mingerink hit a triple to centerfield in the first game, and

Sailor Golf Takes a Team Title at the NorthPointe Christian Invitational

Despite the weather at Monday’s NorthPointe Invitational, the South Christian varsity golf team proved that tough playing conditions are not an issue. The Invitational was played at Railside Country Club with 20 teams from around the area. Coach Mark VanStee said “There were a lot of good teams here, and I thought we played really well.”  The Sailors were able to take home a win with a

Freshman Baseball Drops Doubleheader to Middleville

After a pair of comeback victories over Catholic Central on Monday, the South Christian freshman baseball team was ready to build to its winning streak on Wednesday against Middleville. The relentless hitting attack and dominant pitching of the visiting Trojans was simply too much for the Sailors to handle, as Middleville swept the doubleheader at the South Christian Sports