July 21, 2017

WKTV to show Southern Senior Little League team’s state title marathon

The Southern Senior League team plays at the Central Regional tournament starting this weekend, and on Sunday WKTV will show you how they got there.

By:K.D. Norris

July 17, 2017

Southern Senior Little League rolls into tonight’s state finals, and WKTV will be there

Southern defeated District 4 Commerce 27-3 in five innings to advances to the Michigan state Senior Little League tournament finals today.

By:K.D. Norris

July 15, 2017

Southern Senior Little League silences St. Clair; heads to Sunday showdown with Commerce

Southern stays undefeated as it will play District 4 Commerce on Sunday at 4 p.m.

By:K.D. Norris

July 13, 2017

Southern Senior Little League to defend state title in weekend tournament

The state Senior Little League tournament will be hosted by District 9 Southern Little League this weekend — and WKTV will be broadcasting it.

By:K.D. Norris

July 3, 2017

First-ever Runway 5K at Gerald R. Ford International Airport coming this fall

Lace and gear up your sneaks and get ready for the first ever Runway 5K, starting this fall at the Gerald R.Ford International Airport (GFIA)

By:Montae Harris, WKTV Staff

June 27, 2017

July 4 and always, DNR stresses safe boating with Operation Dry Water

As the July Fourth holiday approaches, Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers will focus on keeping boaters safe.

By:Michigan Department of Natural Resources

June 26, 2017

Golf outing scheduled for annual Korhorn scholarship fundraiser

Registration is still available for the four-person scramble at Cedar Chase Golf Course.

By:WKTV Staff

June 20, 2017

Wyoming High names Hope College’s Sigler as new football coach

Wyoming high’s new head football coach is Irvin Sigler III, a Michigan Man who comes from Hope College but has had success at the local high school level.

By:K.D. Norris

June 13, 2017

NFL player Veldheer hosts local football camp for a cause

NFL player Jared Veldheer will return to the area to host the Metro Health – University of Michigan Health’s Jared Veldheer Football Camp.

By:Jennifer Hoff, Metro Health – University of Michigan Health

June 1, 2017

WKTV has your list of high school live action available this week

The month of June may not have many scheduled high school sports events but each will be MHSAA State tournament events.

By:Mike Moll, WKTV Community Writer

May 15, 2017

WKTV’s high school coverage takes week off, but live action available

There are plenty of local high school sports events to check out this week, including the beginnings of state playoffs for tennis and track.

By:Mike Moll

May 12, 2017

Law enforcement charity hockey game to benefit 9-1-1 dispatcher

The Old Time Hockey Game to benefit a 9-1-1 dispatcher battling cancer will be Saturday, May 20, at Byron Center’s Southside Ice Arena.

By:K.D. Norris

May 11, 2017

WKTV cameras to be at Pinery Park Little League celebration

Celebration of players, parents and volunteers will be broadcast on WKTV’s Channel 25 later in the day.

By:K.D. Norris

May 8, 2017

WKTV’s featured high school coverage hits local baseball diamonds

There are plenty of local high school sports events to check out this week, and the weather is supposed to take a turn for the better.

By:Mike Mull, WKTV Community Writer

May 3, 2017

Update: Change of venue/times for Christy Paganelli memorial ballgames

This Friday, an annual baseball and softball game between Wyoming and Grandville high schools will honor the person and the spirit.

By:K.D. Norris

May 2, 2017

Baseball dominates schedule for WKTV’s featured high school coverage

Summer break is coming: Get out and watch one of the high school contests while you still can this month

By:Mike Moll

May 1, 2017

Local Friesian horse farm hosts open house featuring unique breed

The public will be able to see these magnificent Friesian horses unclose and personal at The Friesian Connection’s Annual Open House and Ice Cream Social on Saturday.

By:Bill Rinderknecht, WKTV Community Writer

April 27, 2017

For semi-serious beer-fueled runners, a new pub run/crawl series

Following up on last year’s HopCat Full Circle 5K, several West Michigan breweries will host Beer Flight Running Series.

By:K.D. Norris

April 24, 2017

Fast Track to Success: the Sekayi Bracey Story

Kentwood native Sekayi Bracey was just 8-years-old, her elementary gym teacher encouraged her to pursue running. She is now a freshman at Purdue with a full-ride scholarship.

By:Jacquelyn Zeman, Grand Rapids Community Foundation

April 24, 2017

Water polo scheduled for WKTV’s featured high school coverage

The WKTV truck and the crews will continue to bring various events to the airwaves this spring and this week we will be at East Kentwood covering girls water polo — twice!

By:Mike Moll

April 20, 2017

Wyoming boxing club has four Golden Glovers sparring for a state title

Four boxers from Wyoming’s Wyoming Pride Boxing Club will be fighting for Michigan State Golden Gloves titles this weekend, and WKTV will be there.

By:K.D. Norris

April 17, 2017

Baseball, softball scheduled for WKTV’s featured high school coverage

The week, WKTV will be at South Christian for a baseball game and at Godwin Heights for a softball, and next week’s schedule includes water polo!

By:Mike Moll

April 12, 2017

Go Saints: WKTV to air Ellington Academy basketball special 

WKTV will air the Ellington Academy Saints Basketball Special on April 17 and April 21 on WKTV Comcast Channel 25 and AT&T U-verse Channel 99.

By:WKTV Sports Contributor

April 10, 2017

Local high school sports schedule: April 10-17

Looking for a Wyoming and Kentwood area high school varsity sports event to get out to?

By:Mike Moll

April 7, 2017

After exciting winter of high school sports, WKTV’s spring coverage starts

WKTV truck will continue to bring high school sports to the airwaves this spring and including, for the first time, in addition to baseball and softball, girls water polo.

By:Mike Moll

April 3, 2017

WKTV to broadcast Golden Gloves boxing action this week

WKTV is again in the ring, bringing viewers the excitement of local boxing with our coverage of the Golden Gloves Boxing Championships.

By:WKTV Contributor

March 27, 2017

Local high school sports schedule: March 27-30

Looking for a Wyoming and Kentwood area high school varsity sports event to get out to? Here is your weekly list.

By:WKTV Contributor

March 21, 2017

Game on:WKTV’s featured games for March 20-25

Tri-Unity continues its quest for a 2017 basketball state championship while several other schools start the spring sports season.

By:Bre Wilson

March 13, 2017

WKTV to broadcast Golden Gloves boxing action starting this week

WKTV is again bringing viewers the excitement of local boxing with our coverage of the Golden Gloves Boxing Championships.

By:WKTV Contributor

March 13, 2017

Local high school sports schedule: March 13-18

Your weekly list of Wyoming and Kentwood area high school varsity sports events to get out to.

By:WKTV Contributor

March 9, 2017

Game on: WKTV’s featured game for Friday, March 10

WKTV’s coverage crew will be at finals of the boys Basketball Basketball District 50 tournament at Wyoming Godwin Heights Friday.

By:WKTV Staff

March 8, 2017

Wyoming parks and rec adult softball spring leagues now registering

The deadline for signing up for the City of Wyoming Parks and Recreation Department’s spring-season adult soft-pitch softball leagues is March 16.

By:WKTV Staff

March 6, 2017

Game on: WKTV’s featured games for March 6-10

WKTV’s coverage crew will be at Godwin Heights Monday, March 6, for the boys basketball game between Grand River Prep vs Kelloggsville.

By:K.D. Norris

March 6, 2017

Local high school sports schedule: March 6-13

Looking for a Wyoming and Kentwood area high school varsity sports event to get out to? Here is your weekly list.

By:WKTV Staff

March 3, 2017

Wyoming’s Hoop Heaven Basketball Academy announces youth programs

Wyoming’s Hoop Heaven Basketball Academy recently announced several youth basketball programs, including a Biddy Ball (K-2) program starting in April.

By:WKTV Staff

February 24, 2017

Running with the Wolves; Wyoming high inducts five into its athletic Hall of Fame

Wyoming High School recently inducted Andy Vavere, Laura Erdmans Readle, Doug Chappell, Kim Blouw Norden and Eric Taylor into its athletic Hall of Fame.

By:K.D. Norris

February 16, 2017

Tickets on sale now for Whitecaps opening day April 6

West Michigan Whitecaps 2017 individual game tickets will go on sale Tuesday, Feb. 21.

By:WKTV Staff

February 6, 2017

February brings beginning of high school winter championships

WKTV will be covering local high school sports in February as winter sports championships begin to be decided.

By:Mike Moll

February 2, 2017

Godfrey-Lee schools induct new members into Hall of Fame

Godfrey-Lee Public Schools inducted six new members into their Hall of Fame late last month, an honor given to more than athletic personalities.

By:K.D. Norris

January 27, 2017

Alpha Wolf 11 Ceremony honors exemplary Wyoming High School students

The Alpha Wolf 11 Award honored six outstanding Wyoming High School students on Jan. 26.

By:Victoria Mullen, WKTV

January 27, 2017

Vietnamese student gains experiences, court time, at Wyoming school

For Riley Nguyen, a 17-year-old exchange student from Vietnam, playing on the West Michigan Lutheran girls basketball team was just another way for her to fit in.

By:K.D. Norris

January 6, 2017

West Michigan Lutheran defeats West Michigan Aviation Academy in featured WKTV girls basketball game

In WKTV’s featured high school sports game of Tuesday, Jan. 3, West Michigan Lutheran got 19 points from junior Maddie Guis and defeated host West Michigan Aviation Academy 44-20

By:WKTV Staff

January 4, 2017

It’s not too early to think Tulip Time run 

The Tulip Time Festival has announced the opening of online registration and details for the Tulip Time Run on Saturday, May 6, at Kollen Park in Holland.

By:WKTV Staff

December 28, 2016

Falcon’s girls team starts season 5-1; continues to seek improvement

East Kentwood girls basketball head coach Jimmy Carter’s 2016-17 Falcons squad has looked impressive heading into its holiday break — winning five of six games.

By:K.D. Norris

December 27, 2016

Falcon’s boys team seeks winning mix of seniors, young talent

East Kentwood boys basketball head coach Jeff Anama is still getting the feel for his 2016-17 Falcons squad as the prepares for a short holiday break from their schedule.

By:K.D. Norris

December 19, 2016

Sports Schedule: Dec. 19-26

      Monday December 19, 2016 Girls Basketball Hudsonville Hornets @ West Michigan Aviation Boys/Girls Bowling Godwin Heights @ Calvin Christian Kelloggsville @ Hudsonville [Read More]

By:Mike Mull, WKTV Community Journalist

December 14, 2016

Local sports schedule: Dec. 14-19

      Wednesday December 14, 2016 Boys/Girls Bowling Godwin Heights @ Rockford Wyoming @ Wayland Girls Cheer Godwin Heights @ Wyoming Lee Boys Wrestling [Read More]

By:Mike Moll

December 2, 2016

Game on: High school basketball and hockey on WKTV

WKTV is bringing you another exciting season of boys and girls high school basketball, along with the action-packed thrill of high school hockey.

By:WKTV Staff

November 21, 2016

Turkey Bowl ’16: Prep football on your Thanksgiving plate

Again this year, WKTV will offer a day full of high school football coverage focused on teams from the Wyoming and Kentwood communities.

By:K.D. Norris

August 1, 2016

The journey ends as District 9 falls to West 5-3 at the Big League World Series

District 9 battled their way back from the bottom of the bracket at the Big League World Series but fell to West in a back-and-forth game that ended the team’s quest for a championship.

By:Mike DeWitt

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