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Boys Swimmers Experiment with New Events in Loss to Rockford

The Rockford Rams bested the Panthers by a score of 206 to 109 on a night when Coach Bowyer gave many of the swimmers some exposure to events they traditionally don’t swim.  Even though the boys spread their talents to different areas, there were some very strong performances.  Caleb Irvin took 3rd in the 500,

West Ottawa Shuts Out Grand Rapids Ice Hawks 8-0

The West Ottawa Panthers varsity hockey team defeated the Grand Rapids Public Schools Icehawks 8-0 in the first game of the inaugural Tier 3 Showcase at Grand Rapids Edge Ice Arena on Saturday. Six different players scored goals in the mercy rule shortened game.  Danny Matrosic (2), Alex Zimmerman, Cam Fisher (2), Reece Lindemann, Trevor

Boys Basketball Preview: West Ottawa Takes On Grandville

Both Grandville and West Ottawa are coming off a tough first 4 conference games. Both teams are 0-4 in OK-Red play and tied at the bottom of the conference. Despite the records of these two teams, Friday night’s game should be highly competitive and the Executive Sports Writers took a closer look at the match

Boys Basketball: West Ottawa Battles, But Loses By Three

The Panthers came into Tuesday night’s game looking to pick up a W in a non-conference game against Byron Center. West Ottawa jumped out to an early 6 point lead, 8-2. But a 3 by Jordan Bylsma brought Byron Center back to within 3. Trevor VanTubbergen led the Panthers in the first quarter with 4

Boys Basketball: Panthers Battle Bucs for .500 In Conference Clash

Finally, West Michigan has experienced a good amount of snow and as a result of this, Grand Haven has a snow day on the day of the big game against West Ottawa. This boys varsity basketball game is in conference, and both teams are just below .500. They’ll both be keen to get a win,

Jordan Welling

Senior, Jordan Welling, broke a 26 year old record last night for dual meet 6 dives, with a score of 295.85.  This record was previously held by Thad Hosner, with a score of 290.00 points, from 1986.  Jordan was previously ranked 3rd in the state for 1 meter diving-6 dives, and with this new score,

Another Conference Win and A Broken School Record

   For the past 26 years divers have looked at the school record and wondered how much longer the record would last.  After flirting with the record last week in Grand Haven, Jordon Welling received a standing ovation for breaking the record in the meet against Jenison on Thursday night.      Jenison is the latest

West Ottawa Wrestlers Drop to Hudsonville

The Panthers came up short against the Eagles of Hudsonville 33-26. Winners for West Ottawa were Gaven Daniels (112), Esteban Mares (145), Andrew Stoddard (160), Austin Sanders (189), Nate Colvin (215), and Miguel Correa (285). The Panthers are now 2-2 in the conference and will continue wrestling this weekend at West Catholic High School.

Boys Swimming to Battle Jenison Thursday Night

Don’t miss the boys swim meet Thursday, December 12 at 6:30 PM at home against conference rival Jenison.  So far this season the boys have looked impressive at the West Michigan Relays and Rockford Invitational. Last week at Grand Haven, the boys defeated the Bucs by taking first in all events but one. Come on