Articles Posted in the " Sports " Category

  • GRCC volleyball team tops Jackson College

    GRCC volleyball team tops Jackson College

    By John Rothwell Jackson, MI- The Grand Rapids Community College Raiders volleyball team beat host Jackson College 3-0 (25-21, 27-21, 25-17) Tuesdaynight.  Finding it hard to get into an offensive rhythm, GRCC had large deficits to overcome early on in the first two sets. “It’s frustrating but for us we use it as a silver lining […]


  • GRCC golf team wins Ancilla College Fall invite

    GRCC golf team wins Ancilla College Fall invite

    By Max De Leeuw – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College golf team swung their way to a first place finish at the Ancilla College Fall Invitational in Plymouth, Indiana on Friday. The Raiders shot a 304 (+16), beating out Muskegon Community College, Ancilla College, and Jackson College. “Sophomores drive the boat and the […]


  • GRCC volleyball team rallies to beat Muskegon Community College 3-2

    By Max De Leeuw – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College Volleyball team battled incredible odds, coming back from a 2-0 deficit to defeat Muskegon Community College 3-2. The 18th ranked Jayhawks seemed to deny that position as they won the first set 25-23 over the second ranked Raider team. MCC went on to […]


  • GRCC volleyball team beats Kalamazoo Valley Community College

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff KALAMAZOO, MI- The Grand Rapids Community College women’s volleyball team beat host Kalamazoo Valley Community College 3-0 (25-18, 25-13, 25-15) on Tuesday. GRCC started out a little excited and jittery in this conference rivalry,  trailing at one point in the first set 6-1. “I was really proud of how we responded and just […]


  • Cross country teams return to GRCC

    By Max De Leeuw – Collegiate Staff After lying dormant for many years, the Grand Rapids Community College cross-country team has returned and is ready for a season of competition. The mens and womens teams will be led by head coach Matt Sicilia and assistant coaches Dave VanderMeer and Julia Contreras. The team’s first practice was Aug.18 with the first race scheduled for […]


  • GRCC volleyball team wins home opener

    By Max De Leeuw – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College Volleyball team beat out Lansing Community College 3-1 Thursday  night in the Raiders’ first home game of the season. After winning the first set 25-19 and the second 25-21, the Raiders looked as if they might make quick work of the Stars. Lansing […]


  • Ford Fieldhouse and its fitness benefits

    By Carla Villasana- Acosta – Collegiate Staff Among the available facilities at Grand Rapids Community College, the Health Club offers students a place to work out right on campus. Located in the Ford Fieldhouse, the Health Club is available to all students and faculty free of charge. It includes a weight room, cardio room, basketball court, pool, and indoor track. Community members can also […]


  • USMNT meets expectations at 2014 World Cup

    By Zachary Watkins - Collegiate Staff The 2014 FIFA World Cup kicked off on June 12 with a game between Brazil and Croatia. The Brazilians went on to win 3-1, while the United States Men’s National Team needed to wait until June 15 to start their World Cup run. In order for the cup to be […]


  • 2014 World Cup: Top highlights, lowlights, and finishes

    By Zachary Watkins – Collegiate Staff The 2014 FIFA World Cup commenced on June 13 in Brazil. As with every World Cup, there were a myriad of top moments, some good, some bad, along with some fantastic goals.  World Cup Highlights 1. German Dominance If not for the sweltering heat and humidity in Brazil, The […]