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West Ottawa and Northview-Comstock Park Battle to 1-1 Overtime Tie

The West Ottawa Panthers varsity hockey team proved they are evenly matched with the Northview-Comstock Park Wildcats as the teams skated to a 1-1 overtime tie at the Edge Ice Arena Wednesday evening. The Wildcats opened the scoring at 9:05 of the 1st period on a backhand goal from Scott Lacy.  The Panthers tying goal

Wrestlers Open with Two Wins

Panthers Open With Two Wins The Panthers opened their season with wins against Holton and Muskegon Wednesday night. In the first round the Panthers defeted Holton 36-31. It came down to the final match at 215 where Junior Nate Colvin secured the win for the Panthers with a 3-2 decision. Other winners for the Panthers

West Ottawa Boy’s Basketball Drops Season Opener

Despite losing several key players to graduation, this year’s Panther squad set foot on Zeeland East’s court  tonight with high hopes. Zeeland East opened up the scoring early by jumping out to a 6-0 lead, as the Panthers struggled to hit an outside shot. West Ottawa’s first bucket came with a little over 3 minutes left in

What to Watch For: Boys Varsity Basketball Preview ’11-’12

This year’s Boys Varsity Basketball team has a lot of potential. Analyzing each individual player will help make the West Ottawa Basketball fan base more aware of the players’ contributions to the team and their direct influence on the outcome of each game and more importantly the outcome of the season.   Seniors: Andre Andrews:

West Ottawa’s Got the Funk: Throwback Game 2011

The West Ottawa Varsity Boys Basketball team is taking a trip into the past with this year’s Throwback Game. Featuring 5-inch long shorts. Old-school jerseys and warm-ups. Throwback music. An alumni game at half. A cross-town rivalry between West Ottawa and Holland Christian High Schools. All of this at the old high school currently known

Holland Christian Maroons Top WO Girls Varsity Basketball

The Holland Christian gymnasium filled up with spectators as the girls varsity basketball players from West Ottawa and Holland Christian were beginning to warm up. This cross-town rivalry brought along with it a great deal of spectators who were in for some good basketball.   The game started off pretty neutral with both teams being

Girls Varsity Basketball Drops Season Opener

The 2011-2012 Girls Varsity Basketball team came into Tuesday night’s season opener with high hopes. Standing in their way were the Hamilton Hawkeyes. Without a lot of height this year, the Panthers will continue to stress fundamentally sound guard play and an inside presence from highly-regarded freshman, Mikayla Martinie. West Ottawa’s standout point guard, sophomore

O.K. Conference Realignment

We sat down with West Ottawa Athletic Director Pat Marsman and asked him a few questions about the recent OK Conference Realignment. Below is how the conferences will now look after the realignment, a new league is formed (Bronze) and a new school was also added (NorthPointe Christian), asterisks(*) represent teams changing leagues. OK RED East Kentwood

Fall All-State Athletes

          Front: Elizabeth Fris, Anna Babinec, Chelsea Rish Back: Anna Battistello, Emily Kamper, Colleen VandePoel, Caroline Fender  Roman Mares

Girls Swimming 7th at MHSAA Finals

Congratulations to our girls on their 7th place finish at the MHSAA state finals. The girls once again proved they are one of the top programs in the state. Our girls have finished 7th, 2nd, and 3rd the last three years. Great job girls and coaches! The following girls earned All-State honors:   Colleen VandePoel-11