Carsen DeLao, a two-year starting linebacker for the Hopkins football team, was beyond sad on Friday, Nov. 8, after he played his final prep football game for the Vikings.
The matchup was the one Hopkins football coach Cody Francis and his players wanted.
The outcome wasn’t.
The Hopkins volleyball team was jumping up down like it was Christmas morning after recording its first win over NorthPointe Christian in half a decade.
What most fans anticipated would be a dogfight when Hopkins entertained Belding in a gridiron clash on Friday, Sept.
Betty Jean Truax, 93, of Shelbyville passed away at her home on July 31, 2019.
She was born May 20, 1926, in Grand Rapids, the daughter of the late George and Jessie (Sweezy) Hammer.
Rain, thunder and lightning wasn’t the only thing that did in the Hopkins softball team on Thursday, May 16.
Losses, no matter when they occur, are seldom fun.
But some losses are harder than others, including the first loss of the season and the last loss of the season.
When a basketball team has four players score in double figures and limits the opposition to one double-digit scorer, the odds of success are usually pretty good.
Nolan Smith collected a single-season passing touchdown record for Hopkins with 24. But he would have gladly traded that mark for a playoff win over Kalamazoo United on Friday, Nov. 2.
Hopkins senior Madison Wyngarden couldn’t help but feel a little sad despite her team’s quad victories over Grand Rapids Prep and Zion Christian on Tuesday, Sept. 25.