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3 in a Row for Freshman Volleyball!

The Sailor Freshman Volleyball team is off to a great start to the season! The girls are “3 for 3” in tournament championships! The young team “sailed” to victories in the Byron Center and Kentwood tournaments, losing only 1 game in 8 matches. This weekend, the Sailor girls travelled to Lakewood High School in Lake Odessa for the toughest challenges of

Varsity Soccer Victories 2 and 3

South Christian Varsity Soccer picked up wins 2 and 3 on the season on Saturday August 25th at the Grand Rapids Christain Invitational. These wins were also shutouts 2 and 3 on the season. The Sailors defeated Whitehall in the first game 2-0. Alex Klunder scored his team leading 2nd goal of the season with a header

6th Place = Success!?

On a hot and humid Saturday, the Sailor varsity tennis team wrapped up their big week with a 6th place finish (out of 8) at the East Kentwood Invitational.  While that may not sound so impressive, a closer look at results and circumstances gives Coach Pothoven and the players plenty of reasons to be happy.

Sailors Looking for Consistency After Opening Week of 2012

Northview/GRCC Tournament In their first tournament of the 2012 season, South Christian varsity volleyball posted a 2-3 overall record.  The Sailors picked up wins against Zeeland West as well as Forest Hills Central while falling to Hudsonville, Mona Shores and Grand Haven.  The loss to the Buccaneers came in the Silver semifinals and concluded the

A strong finish for football

After giving up a 17-0 lead to a highly rated GR Christian football team, the Sailors fought back in a 38-28 loss.  Below is the link to the MLive article: http://highschoolsports.mlive.com/news/article/-5946576383280255307/grand-rapids-christian-starts-fast-holds-off-south-christian-in-38-28-win-at-home.     

Strong Start Continues for Sailor Tennis

For the second day in a row, the Sailor boys tennis team flexed its muscles, winning a few more big matches.  In a tri-meet at the Sports Park, the Sailors defeated the new Wyoming Wolves, 7-1 and also defeated West Catholic by the same score. Coach Pothoven was thrilled with the results, but knows that

Rough Night for Soccer

It was a rough night for the Sailors on the South Christian Pitch on Wednesday August 22.  All three teams fell to rival Unity Christian who look provided their usual competitive teams.  The varsity team lost 2-0 in a hard fought battle.  The game was scoreless at halftime with each team having a couple of

South Christian Wins the Sailor Quad

In convincing fashion, South Christian boys’ varsity tennis team took first place in the Sailor Quad at the Sports Park today.  The tournament featured four schools who have been very successful in Division 4 over the years:  South Christian, North Point Christian, North Muskegon and Whitehall. The team results were as follows:  South Christian –

Dangerously Close, Electrifying Victory

It was a beautiful night to play soccer for South Christian and Holland Christian; clear skies, a cool temperature, and the sun lay just above the trees to start the game.  The game began with a whistle and a kickoff by South Christian. South held a commanding possession of the ball that would set the tone

2012 Freshman Volleyball Team Building

  12 Girls…4 Feeder Schools…2 Coaches…1 TEAM! It’s all about “TEAM” for the 2012 Freshman Volleyball Squad.  Even before suiting up in Sailor blue for the first scrimmage of the season, the 12 girls (and 2 coaches) headed to the John Ball Zoo Ropes Course Adventure Area in Grand Rapids, for a morning of team-building.  Through