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Club wrestling comes away with success at Ben McMullen Open

(11/14/12 4:49pm)

It’s not always an easy task to win with an inexperienced roster, but the Grand Valley State University club wrestling team, lead by head coach Rick Bolhuis, has worked hard and, as a result, have continued grinding out wins this season. “Well, we have a young team this year, a very young team this year and so some of them are still trying to transition from high school wrestling to college wrestling,” Bolhuis said.




GVSU track, field starts season sprinting

(01/09/13 7:13pm)

The Grand Valley State University men’s and women’s track teams have gotten off to quick starts this season, already claiming numerous team victories and individual first place finishes as the head into the indoor season. Both the men’s and women’s teams already kicked off their season by hosting the GVSU Early Bird Open and the GVSU Holiday Open in Kelley Family Sports Center.



GVSU senior recovers from serious knee injury to get back to football and track teams

(01/23/13 6:37pm)

When any athlete suffers a season-ending injury, it can be devastating. For Grand Valley State University senior Matt Armstrong, it was twice as worse. Armstrong is a two-sport athlete for the Grand Valley State University football and track and field teams, which made his road to recovery from a serious injury more arduous than others.