Articles Posted in the " Sports " Category

  • Exercise Science club provides hands-on experience

    By Zachary Watkins - Sports Editor The Exercise Science program has signed a two-year articulation agreement with Grand Valley State University, meaning that a student may attend GRCC for two years and transfer to GVSU without losing time or money. Assistant exercise science professor Laura Kennett thought a student club would help students during the process. “A […]


  • GRCC loses four-set match to Mott Community College

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff After winning the Michigan Community College Athletic Association Western Conference regular season championship, The No. 1 seeded Grand Rapids Community College fell to No. 3 Mott Community College 3-1 (19-25,25-10,25-23,25-19) at the MCCAA tournament. Trailing early on in every set, GRCC could only rally back to win the first. “Any time a team can play […]


  • GRCC finishes fall season fifth at Whistling Straits

    By Max De Leeuw – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College golf team ended it’s fall season with a fifth place finish at the Kohler Collegiate Classic in Kohler, Wisconsin. GRCC was the only two-year school in the 17-team field. The two-day tournament was held at the Whistling Straits Golf Course, the same place […]


  • GRCC volleyball beats Lake Michigan College in pediatric cancer awareness match

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff A special pediatric cancer awareness match brought special results for the No. 12 ranked Grand Rapids Community College Volleyball team as it defeated Lake Michigan College 3-0 (25-10,25-17,25-9) in its final regular season and home match of the year on Tuesday, finishing conference play 14-0. The last time the team went […]


  • GRCC women’s basketball team preparing for 2014-15 season

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff With the 2014-15 season quickly approaching, the Grand Rapids Community College women’s basketball team is preparing for what should be an exciting year in the Michigan Community College Athletic Association. “Our conference is so competitive,” third-year coach Tracy Little said. “I love that and hate that at the same […]


  • GRCC volleyball team sweeps Ancilla College

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff On a night honoring its sophomores, the No.11 ranked Grand Rapids Community College Volleyball team clinched its sixth conference title, along with a berth in this year’s regional tournament after beating Ancilla College 3-0 (25-9,25-15,25-16) on Tuesday. Starting six sophomores, GRCC began the match with confidence and energy that continued to only grow stronger […]


  • GRCC tops Jackson in five-set match

    By Max De Leeuw – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College Volleyball team fought its way to win the fifth set 15-13, sealing 3-2 victory over Jackson College Thursday night. “It really just came down to the ball dropping on each side because both sides were fighting and both sides were playing well,” Jackson […]


  • GRCC tops field at two-day Taylor Invite

    By Max De Leeuw - Collegiate Staff Despite some weather complications, the Grand Rapids Community College golf team took first at the two-day Taylor University Invitational Monday and Tuesday, beating out the rest of the five-team field. The golfers were scheduled to play 36 holes on Monday and 18 on Tuesday, but after making it through the […]


  • GRCC tops Muskegon Community College in three-straight sets

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff Muskegon, Mi- The No. 6 ranked Grand Rapids Community College volleyball team beat conference rival Muskegon Community College 3-0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-22) on Tuesday. Dictating the tempo and controlling the first contact of the ball, GRCC played a fast and physical game. “I give our serve receive and serving a […]


  • GRCC volleyball team sweeps Kalamazoo Valley Community College

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff The No. 6 ranked Grand Rapids Community College volleyball team beat Kalamazoo Valley Community College 3-0 (25-23,25-16,25-17) on Thursday at the Ford Fieldhouse. Struggling from the start and trailing in all three sets, GRCC found themselves playing tight and not being able to get into an offensive flow. “We showed a resiliency even when we weren’t playing […]