Battle of Grand Rapids Union
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Battle of Grand Rapids brings 2010-17 hoopers to town for hybrid “showcase”

Five schools with recent success bring back talent to showcase in a basketball tournament that is free to the public to attend. That’s the event Union HS varsity coach Brandeon Guyton has put together for Saturday. “We are putting five of the more successful teams of the last seven years out there,” Guyton told’s […]

Quantes Jackson
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Quantes Jackson (GR Union) commits to Sinclair CC in Dayton, OH

Grand Rapids Union HS senior guard Quantes Jackson has committed to play at Sinclair Community College in Dayton, OH. “Q”, as he’s known to his teammates and coaches, is one of the area’s top point guards and the 6-foot-2 Jackson is racking up the awards after a great year. He was named to the Advance All-Area […]

Red Hawk Showcase 2017
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West dominates East at 3rd Annual Red Hawk Showcase

West Michigan showed off just how talented its’ high school basketball teams are on Saturday, going 5-0 against teams from the East side of the state, in the 3rd Annual Red Hawk Showcase at Grand Rapids Union High School. Early in the day, the West Ottawa Panthers (12-1) defeated Detroit Old Redford behind 25 points […]

GR Union Red Hawks
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Red Hawk pre-Thanksgiving schedule to feature local MHSAA hoops talent

Coming up on November 22, Grand Rapids’ Union High School will host its’ 3rd annual Red Hawk pre-Thanksgiving Scrimmage featuring a number of highly ranked local teams and players that is sure to delight basketball fans here in Beer City, USA. Union’s Red Hawks, with West Michigan’s #1-ranked player Jaivian Fowler, will host East Kentwood, […]