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

July 29, 2016

District 9 tops Southwest to move on in Big League World Series

After staying dormant in a tournament open loss to West, District 9’s offense came alive against Southwest, producing five runs in the first three innings to coast to a 5-1 victory.

By:Mike DeWitt

July 28, 2016

District 9 falls in the first round at the Big League World Series

In their first game of the Big League World Series, the pitching showed up but the offense didn’t follow suit as District 9 fell to West 3-0.

By:Mike DeWitt

July 22, 2016

Wyoming District 9 goes undefeated to earn trip to the Big League World Series

Wyoming District 9 finished the 2016 Central States Regional the way they started it, with a shutout victory over Illinois District 15.

By:Mike Moll

July 20, 2016

Wyoming District 9 to play for Big League Regional Championship and a trip to the World Series

Bennett Norry and southpaw Cade Cintorino combined to throw another gem in a 2-0 win over Indiana District 10 last night. The shutout marked the third straight for District 9 and earned them a spot in the championship.

By:Mike Moll

July 19, 2016

Wyoming District 9 moves on to semis at Big League Baseball Regional

While the 2016 Central States Big League Baseball Regional Tournament may have moved from its usual location of Wyoming’s Pinery Park to DeWitt Field on the campus of Cornerstone University, it showed little effect on the host team from Wyoming District 9.

By:Mike Moll

June 16, 2016

West Michigan offers endless things to do with Dad on Father’s Day

Father’s Day is June 19th — this Sunday! — and the West Michigan Tourist Association has some excellent suggestions for making it the perfect day for any father in your life.

By:West Michigan Tourist Association

April 4, 2016

WKTV readies to air Golden Gloves for the 32nd straight year

Back in 1985, Michigan Golden Gloves Association and WKTV formed a partnership to film the state championship boxing bouts. 2016 marks the 32nd year of the partnership.

By:Mike DeWitt

March 25, 2016

Tri-Unity Christian falters in the fourth at the Breslin Center

Tri-Unity Christian entered the Breslin Center for the 10th time under Coach Mark Keeler looking for another state championship. When the clock hit zero, the dream ended.

By:Mike DeWitt

March 23, 2016

Tri-Unity Christian pushes on to semifinals

With a win in the state quarterfinals, Tri-Unity Christian prepares for its 10th trip to the Breslin Center since 1996.

By:Mike DeWitt

March 22, 2016

South Christian comes up just short, Tri-Unity Christian preparing for quarterfinals

South Christian upended number one ranked, and defending state champion, Detroit Country Day in the semifinals but couldn’t seal the deal the next day. Tri-Unity Christian prepares for the quarterfinals.

By:Mike DeWitt

March 16, 2016

South Christian moves on to State Semifinals, Tri-Unity Christian bows out after historic season

The historic season for Tri-Unity Christian is officially in the books after losing in the state quarterfinals. South Christian will make a trip to the Breslin Center this weekend to play for a state championship.

By:Mike DeWitt

March 15, 2016

Tri-Unity Christian moves on as Godwin Heights is sent packing; Girls prepare for State Quarterfinals

And then there was one. After a heartbreaking overtime loss, Godwin Heights was eliminated from the playoffs in the Regional Semifinal. The loss leaves one area boys team, Tri-Unity Christian, left in the tournament.

By:Mike DeWitt

March 14, 2016

Godwin Heights and Tri-Unity Christian move on to Regionals

Godwin Heights and Tri-Unity Christian added a District Championship to their already successful season on Friday night. Tonight, they both look to make a claim for a regional title.

By:Mike DeWitt

March 11, 2016

South Christian and Tri-Unity Christian crowned as Regional Champions, Boys ready for District Finals

South Christian and Tri-Unity Christian kept their seasons alive with Regional Championship victories. For Tri-Unity Christian, it’s the first time in program history.

By:Mike DeWitt

March 10, 2016

District Finals are set for the boys as the girls look for a Regional title

Three boys teams took the next step forward in achieving a district crown, while five area teams had their season hopes dashed in the semifinals. South Christian and Tri-Unity Christian are looking to keep their season churning along in the Regional Finals tonight in Class B and D, respectively. [Read More]

By:Mike DeWitt

March 9, 2016

Regional Finals set for the Girls, Boys looking to fill out the District Finals

Two area girls teams have advanced to the Regional Finals with close victories. Seven boys teams from Wyoming and Kentwood are looking to set a date to the District Final. [Read More]

By:Mike DeWitt

March 8, 2016

District games offer heart stopping finishes

The boys tipped off the postseason with fireworks in the first round of districts. Heart stopping plays, incredible performances, and down-to-the-wire finishes were the standard. Two area girls teams prepare for their upcoming regional tilt. [Read More]

By:Mike DeWitt

March 7, 2016

After 31 years, Thom Vander Klay and the Wyoming Wolves are still making history

Ten minutes before practice starts and not a voice is heard. The only sounds coming from the Wyoming High School gym are the hard dribbles of basketballs and the sweet sound of the ball touching nylon.

By:Mike DeWitt

March 7, 2016

Girls Wrap Up Districts as Boys Prepare for Postseason

Five Wyoming-Kentwood area girls basketball teams entered the District Finals looking for a championship, two went home with a trophy intact. Tonight marks the first round of districts for the boys as they begin their march to glory. [Read More]

By:Mike DeWitt