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 MLive.com’s […]
Is your Ottawa Hills HS student the creative type? Having thoughts of a being an artist, DJ, dancer or historian in the hip-hop community here in Grand Rapids? Starting on Monday, All of the Above Creative Academy will open its’ doors to provide an after school hip hop program for students attending Ottawa Hills High School. AOTA GR will be teaching students […]
GC interviews Anthony Welch, lead promoter for the 5th Annual Floyd Mayweather Basketball Classic coming up next Saturday, January 14th at Ottawa Hills High School, 2055 Rosewood SE, on Grand Rapids’ southeast side. Games start at 2pm with some of the most storied high school programs in Michigan going head-to-head. Get there early and enjoy […]
In this episode of On the Mitten Road with GC, it’s Grand Rapids City League Pride weekend to support their Scholarship programs. Check out our interview with Michael “Pops” Sims!
The 2nd annual Red Hawk Showcase is right around the corner. One of the best high school teams in West Michigan will host a full day of basketball on February 6th at Union HS on Grand Rapids’ west side. I recently went back and forth with my childhood friend and former Union Red Hawk star […]
#4 Geno Carlisle Ottawa Hills 6′4 G Geno Carlisle has played in a wide variety of places when it comes to his basketball career. My favorite is the driveway of my childhood home near the Grand Rapids/Kentwood border. Here in GR, many know Carlisle’s skills whether they remember him at GR Union or at Ottawa Hills. […]