Articles Posted in the " Sports " Category

  • KVCC 74, GRCC 55: Raiders can’t keep pace with Cougars

    By Zach Watkins – Sports Editor After taking a 29-28 lead into the break, the Kalamazoo Valley Community College girls basketball team put up 45 points in the second half to defeat Grand Rapids Community College 74-55 on Monday. KVCC sophomore Khadijah Seawood led all scorers with 16 points. “Our girls played their hearts out the […]


  • GRCC 78, Ancilla College 64: Burhannon scores 23 in Raider win

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College men’s basketball team snapped a two game losing streak after defeating Ancilla College 78-64 Wednesday at Ford Field House and improving to 8-6 for the season. Never trailing in the game, GRCC was able to play two solid halves of a fast-paced physical basketball game. […]


  • GRCC 88, Ancilla College 66: Raiders start second semester on winning note

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College women’s basketball team started the second semester off in the right direction by defeating Ancilla College 88-66 on Wednesday at the Ford Field House for only its second win of the season. Fans returning from the semester break noticed several personnel changes to the team […]


  • GRCC head coach leaves, spot filled by former coach

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff A mid season coaching change has taken place for the Grand Rapids Community College men’s Basketball team. Former Raider coach David Selmon has replaced T.J. Carnegie who resigned five games into the season after a promotion with his full-time employer, requiring him to move to Indianapolis. “This was a […]


  • GRCC men’s basketball team tops Northwood 91-55 on Nov. 22

    By Max De Leeuw – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College men’s basketball team decisively beat Northwood University’s junior varsity team 91-55 on Nov. 22. The win puts the Raiders at 3-0 on the season. Sophomore DeMarkus Stuckey led GRCC with 21 points and freshman Greg Flemming added 19. The Raiders had a lot […]


  • GRCC women top Calvin JV 65-51, win first game of season

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College women’s basketball team won its first game of the season defeating Calvin College’s junior varsity 65-51 on Monday at the Ford Fieldhouse. GRCC started out the game strong. A swarming defense, good passing, and rebounding allowed them to grab an early double-digit lead and end the […]


  • DeMarkus Stuckey scores 30 in men’s 84-72 season opening win

    By Max De Leeuw – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College men’s basketball team won its season opener against the visiting Mid Michigan Community College Lakers 84-72 on Wednesday. “We started off really well,” Raider Head Coach TJ Carnegie said. “We got out to a big lead. We extended it a little bit to […]


  • Brady Bustrum named honorary captain on Pediatric Cancer Awareness Night

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College volleyball team hosted a pediatric cancer awareness night, along with a special guest, Brady Bustrum, at its last home match of the season. The 5-year-old Rockford native was GRCC’s team captain for the evening. Brady has thalamic lymphoma and has been undergoing chemotherapy every […]


  • First Cross Country season finishes on runners’ high

    By Zachary Watkins - Sports Editor The Grand Rapids Community College men’s and women’s cross country team had its best finishes of the season, both placing eighth place at the National Junior College Athletic Association Regional Championship at Grand Woods Park, Michigan. The men tallied 226 points, and finished above Alpena Community College (232), Oakland […]


  • GRCC women’s basketball falls 81-65 in season opener

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College women’s basketball team fell in its season opener 81-65 to visiting Mid Michigan Community College on Wednesday. GRCC started the game strong offensively, shooting 59 percent in the first half, but slow and mediocre defensive play had them down by 11 points at half […]