15 Sports THE BUCS’ BLADE Tuesday, September 7, 2010
BOYS CROSS COUNTRY
SWIMMING AND DIVING
LAST YEAR’S RECORD: 43-17
LAST YEAR’S RECORD: 3rd in the OK Red, 5th at regionals
LAST YEAR’S RECORD: Sixth in conference
KEY PLAYERS: Senior Emily Franks, Sophomore Abby Cole, Junior Kristen Reenders
KEY PLAYERS: Senior Joe Duff, Senior Ryan Duff, Junior Dylan Tarr, Junior Schalk Van Niekkirk, Sophomore Will Swain
KEY PLAYERS: Senior Gretchen Spoelman, Senior Kelly Reinhardt, Junior Lydia Hoogerhyde, Junior Alyssia Land
PLAYERS TO WATCH: Junior Megan Newhouse, Junior Chloe Dault, Freshman Jami Hogeboom
PLAYERS TO WATCH: Senior Trevor Dirheimer, Sophomore Justin Pipple, Junior Nick Toepfer, Junior Jordan Seigle
PLAYERS TO WATCH: Freshman Maggie Ginocchio, Freshman Adi Smith
OUTLOOK: Coming off of a strong 2009 campaign, the Lady Bucs return this year with a very deep roster filled with offensive weapons and a sturdy defense, and are hungry to take the OK Red by storm this year.
OUTLOOK: Coming off of a successful season finishing in the top five in regionals, the Bucs have a deep roster and high caliber talent. First year coach John Tarr is confident that this year’s team is one of the best in Grand Haven’s history.
OUTLOOK: The Lady Bucs swim team enters this season with high hopes. a new coach, and a very talented junior and senior class. In addition to that, the Bucs have very talented lower class for the future.
GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY LAST YEAR’S RECORD: 3rd in OK Red, 2nd in Regionals, 12th in State
LAST YEAR’S RECORD: 4-1-2. 2nd in conference, 5th in regionals
LAST YEAR’S RECORD: 7-5, 3rd in OK Red conference
KEY PLAYERS: Senior Laura Addison, Senior Natalie Myers, Senior Christina Perez, Junior Priscilla Vanheest, Junior Julia Stock, Junior Kristi King
KEY PLAYERS: Senior Arjun Biddanda, Senior Mitch Borchers, Senior Scott Deater, Senior Jordan Hoogerhyde
KEY PLAYERS: Junior Sierra Olthoff, Junior Kristin Carlson
PLAYERS TO WATCH: Junior Jenna George, Freshman Claire Bochers, Freshman Sara Jacobs, Freshman Ashley Rice
PLAYERS TO WATCH: Freshman Korey Searle, Sophomore Cameron Rickard, Junior Connor Kelley
PLAYERS TO WATCH: Junior Sam Herreman, Junior Kira Glass
OUTLOOK: With a crop of very talented runners in every class, the girls cross country team will be a force to be reckonded with the entire year. Look for the team to make a push to land in the top ten at the State meet.
OUTLOOK: Experience won’t be a problem for the boy’s team, boasting a roster with nine seniors on it. With that in mind, look for Grand Haven to finish high in the standings this year behind a talented group of upperclassmen.
OUTLOOK: With the loss of key seniors from last year’s team, Grand Haven will rely on the talents of a young but inexperienced team. Look for it to be a learning year for the ladies of Grand Haven golf fairways.
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