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Grand Rapids Christian overcomes slow start to defeat Kenowa Hills in playoff opener

by Greg Chrapek Advance Newspapers -GRAND RAPIDS – It may have taken the Christian Eagles a few minutes to get rolling during Friday’s Division 3 district opener against Kenowa Hills, but once they started rolling there was not stopping them. Mixing in the big-play runs of senior running back Kavon Frazier and some long pass

Drake Harris Enjoy’s Being a Kid as He Begins College Visits

Sam Webb: Recruiting MSU-Michigan battle heats up for Grand Rapids star Drake Harris   The hype that preceded Grand Rapids Christian star Drake Harris’ entry into high school last year resonated throughout Michigan. The moment the 6-4, 170-pound combo guard hit the floor, he was met by heightened expectations. But instead of wilting in the

Eagle Soccer Upsets FHN!!!

Last night at Eagles Stadium, the boy’s on the Varsity Soccer Team were faced with their biggest challenge of the season and rose to the occasion.  The 17-3-1 Northern Huskies came with a raucous crowd and planned on walking out of the Stadium with a victory.  The Eagles had other thoughts, however.  Senior Captain Taylor Pruis put in

Morning Devotions

View from the Top  READY: “Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.” – Hebrews 13:8 SET: A while ago I had the incredible opportunity to go on a cross-country trip with my family. We spent some time driving through Arches National Park in Utah, and at one point decided to take a break

Today’s Scheduled Events

  Girls Swimming/Diving vs. Catholic Central at Calvin College, 6:30 p.m. Freshman Volleyball—OK White Tournament at Lowell, 5:00 p.m. JV Volleyball—OK White Tournament at Greenville, 5:00 p.m. (Eagles play at 6:00 p.m.)   Go Eagles!

Q and A with Head Football Coach Don Fellows

  I visited with Head Football Coach Don Fellows to discuss the playoffs, last weeks game, and this week’s game against Kenowa Hills.   Check out the video on YouTube Click              HERE

Morning Devotions

Cut it Off READY: “Therefore, I urge you, brothers, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God—this is your spiritual act of worship. Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.” – Romans 12:1-2a

Capture The Spirit Contest

  Visit Varsity News Network on Facebook to vote for Eagles Senior Sports Reporter Sam Boerman’s video in the WOODTV 8 “Capture the Spirit” Contest.  Sam’s video was one of 10 videos chosen as finalists for the competition with the top 5 videos (most Facebook “likes”) winning a new HD flip Video Camera for their

Eagle Soccer Moves on to Regionals in D2 State Tournament

The boy’s varsity soccer team looks to continue their winning streak tomorrow night as the Forest Hills Northern Huskies invade Eagles Stadium for the first round of Regionals in the Division 2 MHSAA State Tournament.  The Eagles enter the game coming off a string of three wins beating Zeeland West, Holland Christian, and Zeeland East