Articles Posted in the " Sports " Category

  • No Suh, no problem

    By Max De Leuuw – Collegiate Staff The Detroit Lions will be playing the 2015 season without the defensive presence of one of the NFL’s best defensive tackles, Ndamukong Suh, who recently signed with the Miami Dolphins. After the Lions finished the 2014 season with a defense that ranked second in the league, many fans […]


  • Haiden Majewski: from the gridiron to the diamond and back again?

    By Zachary Watkins – Sports Editor When Haiden Majewski was playing Allendale Rocket Football League as an 8-year-old, he knew he wanted to play football. The now 19-year-old freshman lived and breathed football. Majewski was a three-sport star in high school, born into a family of athletes. His father played football, mother ran track and […]


  • Raiders avoid snow with Florida trip: GRCC Softball heads south, now 1-11

    By Max De Leeuw – Collegiate Staff The Grand Rapids Community College softball team started off the season with a trip south that resulted in one win and seven losses. “They did what I expected,” Head Coach Jenni Bourbina said. “We trained hard to have a good strong defense and that’s what they showed. “I […]


  • Raiders looking to develop youth on baseball team

      By Zachary Watkins – Sports Editor The Grand Rapids Community College baseball team tallied a win over Tallahassee Community College to return from its southern road trip with a record of 1-11. The Raiders then split a doubleheader with Davenport’s JV team, before falling in their next five contests. GRCC has a young squad, […]



  • GRCC 84, KVCC 83: Burhannon sinks game-winner with 2.6 seconds left

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff In the first round of postseason play, the Grand Rapids Community College men’s basketball team defeated Kalamazoo Valley Community College 84-83 Monday night at the Ford Fieldhouse. The win for GRCC was its second in eight days versus the cougars. In an exciting game that had both teams changing […]


  • GRCC shortstop Anthony Villar brings veteran leadership to young team

    By Max De Leeuw – Collegiate Staff As most college students know, a little coffee can go a long way. For Grand Rapids Community College sophomore Anthony Villar, it helped him get ready for the baseball diamond and the classroom. “That was tough especially when first semester I had 7:45 a.m. classes and had to […]


  • GRCC 98, KVCC 95: Raiders top Cougars in overtime

    GRCC 98, KVCC 95: Raiders top Cougars in overtime

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff KALAMAZOO, MI – The Grand Rapids Community College men’s basketball team used four players in double-digit scoring to defeat Kalamazoo Valley Community College 98-95 in overtime on Monday. GRCC’s Calvin Ward III scored a game-high 29 points and totaled a teamhigh seven rebounds. DeMarkus Stuckey totaled 28 points, while […]


  • KVCC 81, GRCC 54: Raiders fall in regular season finale

    By John Rothwell – Collegiate Staff KALAMAZOO, MI – The No. 9 ranked Kalamazoo Valley Community College women’s basketball team defeated Grand Rapids Community College 81-54 to clinch the Michigan Community College Athletic Association Western Conference. The start of the Game was preceded with a special ceremony honoring KVCC coach Ron Welch who is retiring […]


  • LMC 70, GRCC 61: LaBradford Sebree’s 27 points dooms Raiders

    By Max De Leeuw – Collegiate Staff Despite getting off to an early lead, the Grand Rapids Community College men’s basketball team fell to visiting Lake Michigan College 70-61 on Friday. The Raiders started off the night scoring 11 unanswered points, before LaBradford Sebree scored 11 straight for Lake Michigan College. “LaBradford Sebree hit some […]