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Calvin gets back in win column at Alma

Knights get first MIAA win of 2018 Saturday afternoon in mid-central Michigan, the Calvin Knights (5-8 overall, 1-1 MIAA) got into the win column in MIAA conference play with a 80-63 win over the Alma Scots (4-9 overall, 1-1 MIAA). The Knights shined defensively, holding the Scots 13 points under their season average and causing […]

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Golden Eagles, Saints fly high on day one of GR Sports Hall of Fame Classic

The Cornerstone Golden Eagles and Aquinas Saints each won their opening matchup in the Grand Rapids Sports Hall of Fame Classic on Friday.   The Golden Eagles kicked off the weekend of games by defeating Holland’s Hope College 88-61 to record their seventh victory of the year. Five different players scored in double-figures for the […]

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Black Friday plan: GR Sports Hall of Fame Classic 2017

What time will you be getting in line on Friday? If you’re headed out to the Grand Rapids Sports Hall of Fame Classic at Aquinas College, we suggest arriving early. Tip-off of the first game is at 6 p.m. between Hope College and Cornerstone University and the second game, Calvin College vs. host Aquinas, tips […]

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Calvin loses two over weekend

Coming home from opening weekend of deer camp empty-handed. That’s where the Calvin College men’s basketball program finds itself after the opening weekend of 2017-18 hoops. The Knights, coming off an exhibition win against crosstown NCCAA powerhouse Grace Bible College, had expectations of a Friday night battle to the wire with #2-ranked Augustana (IL). What […]

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Grace Tigers go through gauntlet of games, fall to 4-5

After starting the season with four victories in five games, the Grace Tigers went through the ringer this past week dropping four games on the road. Grace took an 84-68 loss to the Calvin Knights on Monday. The game was an exhibition for Calvin but counted on the Tigers’ record. Leading 42-37 at the half, […]

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Calvin and Hope to renew rivalry again in MIAA Tournament Finals tonight

Calvin vs. Hope. Hope vs. Calvin. Knights vs. Dutch. Dutch vs. Knights. No matter how you say it or which side you take, it’s the West Michigan hoops tradition that stands out like Michigan-Ohio State football, Duke-North Carolina basketball and the Detroit Lions missing out on the Super Bowl. Tonight in Holland on the campus […]

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Drive hosting Open Tryouts in GR & Rochester this weekend

The Grand Rapids Drive will host two open tryouts this weekend, one on each side of the state, hoping to find that diamond in the rough from a group of D-League hopefuls. Saturday, the Drive will host players at Calvin College’s Van Noord Arena. On Sunday, the team takes off for Rochester and Oakland University’s […]

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George Fox dominates Calvin in NCAA D3 Quarterfinals

Grand Rapids, MI – In a battle of two of the best teams in NCAA Divison 3 women’s basketball, George Fox University’s Bruins (31-0) defeated the Calvin Knights 78-63 in the National Quarterfinals to move into next weekend’s Final Four. Playing as if they wanted to “own” the house before next weekend’s Final Four right back here […]

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Englehard and Acre lead Calvin past DePauw

Grand Rapids, MI – If you’ve followed the Calvin Knights women’s basketball team this season, you already know how the story unfolds. Once again the Knights disposed of an inferior opponent, even one with a 26-2 record entering the contest, causing the DePauw Tigers to fold under the Knights’ nonstop defensive pressure and domination out of the […]