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Author Archives: Maria Young

Freshman Lady Cougars Undefeated in Conference Play

Congratulations to the freshmen girls basketball team! Their 34-29 win over Coopersville on Feb. 21 allowed them to move into 1st place and remain undefeated in their conference.  The icing on the cake was a win over their non-conference opponent, Covenant Christian on 2/23/17. That win resulted in a very successful 11-4 record for the […]

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Freshmen Girls Lose Despite Ferocious Comeback

The Catholic Central Freshmen girls team hadn’t lost since Jan. 5th against Mona Shores.  They had been on a six game winning streak that sadly came to an end last night against the Holland Christian Maroons.  What the heck is a Maroon anyway? That does not sound as cool as a Cougar…but I digress… The […]

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Grand Rapids Catholic Central Freshmen Girls Basketball beat Lowell

On December 6, 2016 the Freshmen Girls basketball team went to Lowell high school for a non-conference game.  The Lady Cougars beat the Red Arrows, handily, 27-10.  Catholic Central’s defense stoned the Red Arrows, limiting them to only 2  points in the SECOND HALF. Yep, you read that right! Come see them play next when […]

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Freshmen Lady Cougars Share Conference Title!

Your Catholic Central Freshmen volleyball team earned a top spot (along with West Catholic) in their conference with a win over the Broncos of Coopersville on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016.  Coming off a triple sweep at the Kent City Quad on Monday, the Lady Cougars were poised to do whatever it took to stay on […]

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Freshmen Lady Cougars Invade Kent City

After going 100 mph in a Lamborghini on Saturday during Rockford’s Volleyrama, I felt like I was going for a Sunday drive in my old 1982 Omega Oldsmobile, even though it was a Monday.  CC faced off against a green Kelloggsville team.  Lydia Coppock got things going with good serving and a kill.  Kendal Duimstra […]

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Rockford Volleyrama-Part III

Up for their fifth match of the day, the Lady Cougars faced the host team, the Rockford Rams who had been dominating their opponents, beating most of them in two sets.  The Cougars were up for the challenge.  Coming off a big win against Jenison, CC went back to work in the first set.  Serving […]

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Rockford Volleyrama-Part II

Apparently, the Lady Cougars couldn’t get enough of tiebreaker play as the day wore on.  CC next faced the Jenison Wildcats.  Even though the Cougars lost their previous match, they were still adrenalized (is that even a word?) by their great teamwork. Kendal Duimstra, Jada Imkamp, Lydia Coppock and Mary Pavey all got their swing […]

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Rockford Volleyrama-Part I

On 10/15/16, your freshmen CC volleyball team made a good showing at the Rockford Volleyrama.  CC played really big schools, such as East Kentwood, Grand Haven, Hudsonville, and Rockford. They also played against Jenison and GR Christian. CC started the day taking on the EK Falcons.  To be honest, there wasn’t much to report on […]

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Welcome to the Jungle-Cougars defeat Panthers

On 10/11/16, I thought I was dreaming that we were still in Sparta as the match against the Panthers was just about identical.  When I woke up, I wondered who had shot JR? Was I still in Kansas? An X-Files episode? The truth is out there, somewhere….zzzz….what? Oh, so this was not a dream but […]

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The Mighty Cougar Freshmen Team defeat the Spartans

On 10/06/16, after coming off a huge win at home against West Catholic, the Cougars had to take care not to let their guard down as they headed into their match against the Sparta Spartans.  Not to worry though, as CC took their high level of play to their opponent’s home court. This is beginning […]

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