Swimming in West Ottawa hits Zeeland


The West Ottawa women’s swim team dominated Zeeland on Thursday night winning 112-72.

The Panthers got off to a good start winning the 200-yard medley relay with a time of 1: 53.63. Katelyn Inman of Zeeland took the win in the 200 freestyle with a time of 1: 59.75. But the Panthers got back on track immediately when Oriana O’Mealey won first place in the 200 IM by hitting the wall in 2: 17.37.

in the 50 freestyle, Makenzie Baldwin of West Ottawa finished almost a second faster than any other competitor with a time of 25.24. The Panthers continued their momentum when Kendall Vaara won the 100 butterfly in 1: 02.69. Baldwin also won first place in the 100 freestyle with a time of 54.88.

Zeeland recovered some points when Inman finished another race on the top step of the podium, winning the 500 freestyle in 5: 20.16. But the Panthers came back straight away winning the 200 freestyle relay in 1: 44.58. In the 100 backstroke, Kalyna Pyk of West Ottawa was first with a time of 1: 01.31. Madi Remenschneider won the 100 breaststroke for West Ottawa in 1: 13.13.

Zeeland did, however, win one relay, the 400-yard free relay, in 4: 13.60.

Boys Football

Holland Christian 3, Coopersville 0

The Maroons dominated Thursday night in a big win over Coopersville.

Adam Kroeze opened the scoring in the 22nd minute with an assist from Lucas Freriks. In the second half, Kyle Cannon scored a big goal in the 76th minute and Brandon Walters completed the scoring in the 78th minute with a free kick.

Holland Christian had nine shots on goal and limited Coopersville to one.

Rivière Noire 1, Kenowa Hills 0

Gavin Sligh scored halfway through the second half with an assist from Mike Galicia. Hudson Hilgert got the shutout with 5 saves. BR is now 3-2 on the year.



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