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The Central Trend

Haisley Turnquist

Haisley Turnquist, Sports Reporter

Haisley Turnquist is a junior at FHC, this is her first year writing for The Central Trend as a sports reporter.  Haisley hopes to continue writing the rest of high school and she also plays golf and basketball.

  • Favorite part about being on staff: Hanging out and meeting new people and being able to go to sports she doesn't typically go to.
  • Interests/Hobbies: Golf, basketball, hanging out with friends, fishing, and hiking.
  • It's Friday night, you will usually find Haisley: Working, hanging out with friends, or hanging out with her family.
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Girls JV tennis has successful season while improving along the way

Girls JV tennis has successful season while improving along the way

May 31, 2019

Throughout the season, the FHC JV girls tennis team has improved drastically. From team bonding and coach relationships to tournaments and matches, the girls have grown exponentially. Leading the team...

Hall of Fame Inductee Q&A: Amy Sprik

Hall of Fame Inductee Q&A: Amy Sprik

May 30, 2019

Amy Sprik has been inducted into the Forest Hills Central Athletic Hall of Fame for her many accomplishments in swimming, including being named All-State and winning conference and State titles. After...

Girls JV tennis defeats rival FHN 11-9

Girls JV tennis defeats rival FHN 11-9

April 25, 2019

The girls went head-to-head against FHN with the Huskies bringing 40 girls and to FHC's 16, and the Rangers were able to defeat the Huskies 11-9. Having 16 girls, the Rangers had to play multiple times...

Girls JV tennis goes 9-0 at Cedar Springs

Girls JV tennis goes 9-0 at Cedar Springs

April 24, 2019

The ladies went over to Cedar Springs, competing in a one doubles match as well as 8 other flights (an 8 game pro set). All pairs were able to win their flights, but leading the team was freshmen Liza...

Player Profile: Madeline Knoor

Player Profile: Madeline Knoor

April 24, 2019

Name: Madeline Knoor Grade: 10 Sport: Girls JV Tennis Fun Facts about Madeline: She plays basketball She plays golf How long have you been playing tennis? "I used to take private...

Boys JV golf takes second in the Greenville Jamboree

Boys JV golf takes second in the Greenville Jamboree

April 23, 2019

The boys JV golf team headed to its second match at the Links at Bowen Lake to compete against five other teams at the Greenville Jamboree. The boys were able to place second with a 213 behind FHN with...

Girls JV tennis competes at Hudsonville over the weekend

Girls JV tennis competes at Hudsonville over the weekend

April 22, 2019

The girls competed in a quad tournament against Zeeland East, Hudsonville A, and Hudsonville B on Saturday. Key doubles in this match were sophomore Anastasia Blount and junior Elena Kelbley along with...

Boys JV golf places third in FHN Jamboree

Boys JV golf places third in FHN Jamboree

April 19, 2019

At the Forest Hills Northern Jamboree at Indian Trails, the boys fell in third place behind Cedar Springs in second and FHN taking first. The boys competed against FHN, Cedar Springs, Lowell, Northview,...

Player Profile: Koyuki Buckhold

Player Profile: Koyuki Buckhold

April 18, 2019

Name: Koyuki Buckhold Grade: 10 Sport: Girls JV tennis Fun Facts about Koyuki: Favorite Book: My Sister's Keeper Favorite Movie: Crazy Rich Asians How long have you been playing tennis? "I...

Girls JV tennis week recap

Girls JV tennis week recap

April 18, 2019

On Wednesday, April 10, the girls JV tennis team took on West Ottawa and was able to defeat the Panthers 6-4. Helping to lead the team was freshman Leila Gonzalez and sophomore Amanda Lemmeyer, along with...

Player Profile: Leo Treash

Player Profile: Leo Treash

April 15, 2019

Name: Leo Treash Grade: 10 Sport: Boys JV Golf How long have you been playing golf? "I've been playing since I was ten, so I have been playing for about five or six years." What's your favorite...

Top 5 Under the Radar Teams

Top 5 Under the Radar Teams

March 12, 2019

Competitive Cheer  This season, the team was able to achieve several titles that it never expected this early in the program’s existence. The team took second place in the conference, fifth place...

Girls JV basketball falls short to Forest Hills Northern 29-26

Girls JV basketball falls short to Forest Hills Northern 29-26

March 5, 2019

The JV basketball team played against the Huskies but fell short by three in the end. Leading the team were freshman Julia Carlson and sophomores Katie Tellier and Ella Sloat. The Rangers led the Huskies...

Girls JV basketball defeats Greenville 33-23

Girls JV basketball defeats Greenville 33-23

February 27, 2019

The JV Lady Rangers played against the Greenville Yellow Jackets and were able to defeat them 33-23. Big contributors to the final score were sophomores Morghan Tilton and Ava Metaj and freshman Julia...

Girls JV basketball goes 2-1 over the past few weeks

Girls JV basketball goes 2-1 over the past few weeks

February 19, 2019

As the ladies continue on in their season, they were able to go 2-1 over the past few weeks against Greenville, East Grand Rapids, and Ottawa Hills. FHC had success due to continuous, strong effort by...

Girls JV basketball goes 3-0 in recent weeks

Girls JV basketball goes 3-0 in recent weeks

January 23, 2019

Over the past two weeks, the girls JV basketball team played against the Cedar Springs Red Hawks on Jan. 10, the Ottawa Hills Bengals last Thursday, and the Forest Hills Northern Huskies last night. Key...

Player Profile: Ava Metaj

Player Profile: Ava Metaj

January 11, 2019

Name: Ava Metaj Grade: 10 Sport: Girls JV Basketball What is something your team does together before the game? "We usually do our 20-minute warm-up, and then we go back in the locker room and...

Girls JV basketball defeats the Northview Wildcats 42-23

Girls JV basketball defeats the Northview Wildcats 42-23

January 7, 2019

The girls put up big offensive numbers when they went head-to-head with the Northview Wildcats and were able to pull through with a win, with a final score of 42-23. To start the game off strong for...

Girls JV basketball goes 1-1 at Cornerstone Holiday Tournament

Girls JV basketball goes 1-1 at Cornerstone Holiday Tournament

January 3, 2019

The girls JV basketball team was defeated by the Catholic Central Cougars 47-33 on Thursday at Forest Hills Northern in the first round of the Cornerstone Holiday Tournament. The ladies were strong in...

Player Profile: Julia Carlson

Player Profile: Julia Carlson

December 20, 2018

Name: Julia Carlson Grade: 9 Sport: Girls JV Basketball How long have you been playing basketball? "I've been playing basketball since about second or third grade." Why do you play basketball? "It's...

Girls JV basketball has a tough loss to Rockford 53-22

Girls JV basketball has a tough loss to Rockford 53-22

December 19, 2018

The girls JV basketball team suffered a lopsided loss to the Rockford Rams last night 53-22. Although the ladies lost, some key players this game were sophomore Ella Sloat and freshman Julia Carlson. Ella...

Girls JV basketball goes 1-1 against Grandville and FHE

Girls JV basketball goes 1-1 against Grandville and FHE

December 14, 2018

Last Thursday, the girls JV basketball team played the Grandville Bulldogs and had a strong defensive effort while playing both a man and a 2-3 defense. Although the girls went into halftime down 17-10,...

Player Profile: Katie Tellier

Player Profile: Katie Tellier

December 13, 2018

Name: Katie Tellier Grade: 10 Sport: Girls JV Basketball How long have you been playing basketball? "I have been playing since third grade, but this is my second year playing for the school." Why...

Player Profile: Audrey Sidebotham

Player Profile: Audrey Sidebotham

December 6, 2018

Name: Audrey Sidebotham Grade: 10 Sport: Girls JV Basketball How long have you been playing basketball? "I have been playing for about six years." Why do you play basketball? "I play...

Girls JV basketball starts season off with win against Wyoming 32-26

Girls JV basketball starts season off with win against Wyoming 32-26

December 5, 2018

Last night, the girls JV basketball team battled against the Wyoming Wolves and finished the game with a strong win, 32-26. The Lady Rangers started off strong by winning the tip and receiving a foul...

Girls swim and dive finishes yet another remarkable season

Girls swim and dive finishes yet another remarkable season

November 30, 2018

The girls swim and dive team went head-to-head against many competitive teams this year and was able to finish first in a majority of its meets.  This helped the girls to place second at the Conference...

Player Profile: Morghan Tilton

Player Profile: Morghan Tilton

November 29, 2018

Name: Morghan Tilton Grade: 10 Sport: Girls JV Basketball How long have you been playing basketball? "I have been playing basketball for about six years now." Why do you play basketball? "I...

State Champion Jessica Schellenboom leads swim team to tenth place at State Meet

State Champion Jessica Schellenboom leads swim team to tenth place at State Meet

November 26, 2018

Nine Lady Ranger swimmers headed to Oakland University this weekend to compete in the State Meet. Some of the ladies were able to make new times and even become a State Champion, and the team eventually...

Top 5 breakout seasons

Top 5 breakout seasons

November 13, 2018

Boys varsity tennis Varsity tennis had a great year even though the team had only one senior, five returning players, and seven new players. After a rough start to the season, the Rangers kept improving...

Player Profile: Emily Briggs

Player Profile: Emily Briggs

November 9, 2018

Name: Emily Briggs Grade: 12 Sport: Swim and dive How long have you been diving? "This is my first year diving." Why do you dive? "I wanted to try something new this year,...

Top 5 individual performances

Top 5 individual performances

November 9, 2018

Tate Hallock vs. Forest Hills Northern In his senior year, Tate Hallock took a leadership position on the varsity football team. All year he has put up solid numbers and helped the Rangers reach the...

Top 5 dynamic duos

Top 5 dynamic duos

November 6, 2018

Cully Herbert and Ali Azeem This past fall, the boys varsity tennis team had a very strong season finishing second in their conference and eleventh overall at states. A large piece of this team’s...

Girls swim and dive takes second place at Conference Meet

Girls swim and dive takes second place at Conference Meet

November 6, 2018

The Lady Rangers competed in the conference meet this weekend against other teams at Northview High School. The ladies competed Friday in the prelims and then Saturday in the finals in order to find out...

Player Profile: Lauren Gesik

Player Profile: Lauren Gesik

November 2, 2018

Name: Lauren Gesik Grade: 12 Sport: Swim and dive How long have you been diving? "This is my first year of diving, so I've been doing it for about three months." Who has been the biggest...

Girls swim and dive takes down Spring Lake on Senior Night 115-68

Girls swim and dive takes down Spring Lake on Senior Night 115-68

October 26, 2018

The Lady Ranger girls swim and dive team consistently beat out a number of girls from the Spring Lake swim team in a unique meet last night and FHC won with a final score of 115-68. This was a big...

Player Profile: Emily Johnson

Player Profile: Emily Johnson

October 26, 2018

Name: Emily Johnson Grade: 10 Sport: Girls swim and dive How long have you been swimming? "I have been swimming for 11 years." Why do you swim? "It's really great exercise." What stroke...

Player Profile: Olivia Luplow

Player Profile: Olivia Luplow

October 19, 2018

Name: Olivia Luplow Grade: 11 Sport: Girls swim and dive How long have you been swimming? "I have been swimming for 6 years now." What stroke do you swim? " I swim the Freestyle." Why...

Girls swim and dive claims victory over Jenison 101-85

Girls swim and dive claims victory over Jenison 101-85

October 18, 2018

The Lady Ranger swim and dive team took on the Jenison High Wildcats last night in an intense competition. The team was able to pull through with a win, with a final team score of 101-85.  The girls went...

Members of the girls swim team take on MISCA

Members of the girls swim team take on MISCA

October 16, 2018

This weekend, ten Lady Ranger swimmers competed individually at the MISCA meet at Eastern Michigan University. The girls competed very hard and were able to put up great scores, two of those achieving...

Player Profile: Hailee Sincerbeaux

Player Profile: Hailee Sincerbeaux

October 12, 2018

Name: Hailee Sincerbeaux Grade: 11 Sport: Girls swim and dive How long have you been swimming? "[I have been swimming] for seven years." Why do you swim? "I think it is unique compared...

Girls swim and dive is defeated in head-to-head meet against EGR

Girls swim and dive is defeated in head-to-head meet against EGR

October 10, 2018

The Lady Ranger swim and dive team took home a tough loss last night against the East Grand Rapids Pioneers. Both the swim team and dive team put forth hard efforts this meet but still lost with a final...

Player Profile: Kara Bolger

Player Profile: Kara Bolger

October 5, 2018

Name: Kara Bolger Grade: 12 Sport: Girls swim and dive How long have you been swimming? "I’ve only been swimming since sixth grade, so that is about six years." Why do you swim? "I...

Girls swim and dive defeats the Grand Rapids Catholic Central Cougars 113-72

Girls swim and dive defeats the Grand Rapids Catholic Central Cougars 113-72

October 3, 2018

The Lady Ranger swim and dive team put up a good fight against the Cougars last night. Both the swim team and the dive team put up great scores to defeat the Cougars 113-72. A key swimmer in this meet...

Girls swim and dive defeats FHNE 116-68

Girls swim and dive defeats FHNE 116-68

September 30, 2018

The swimmers of FHC consistently beat out numerous girls from the FHNE swim team in Tuesday’s swim and dive meet to win 116-68. The swim team was led by freshman Maggie Hier, who placed first in the...

Player Profile: Katie Johnson

Player Profile: Katie Johnson

September 28, 2018

Name: Katie Johnson Grade: 12 Sport: Girls swim and dive Why do you swim? "I swim for the team aspect, bonding, and the calories burned." What stroke do you swim? "[I swim] Freestyle...

Girls swim and dive secures second place in the Forest Hills Invitational

Girls swim and dive secures second place in the Forest Hills Invitational

September 25, 2018

The Lady Ranger swim and dive team competed this Saturday at the Forest Hills Invitational against three other teams, FHNE, Portage Central, and Bridgeman. The meet was set up with four different divisions...

Player Profile: Sharon Parmar

Player Profile: Sharon Parmar

September 21, 2018

Name: Sharon Parmar Grade: 10 Sport: Girls swim and dive How long have you been swimming? "It's been an on and off' sort of thing. I did R.A.Y.S. for a while and then took a break. This...

Girls swim and dive blows the Grand Rapids Christian Eagles out of the water

Girls swim and dive blows the Grand Rapids Christian Eagles out of the water

September 20, 2018

The Lady Ranger swim and dive team put up a good fight against the Eagles this Tuesday at Calvin College. Both the swim team and the dive team put up great scores to finally defeat the Eagles. Key players...

Player Profile: Olivia Hooper

Player Profile: Olivia Hooper

September 14, 2018

Name: Olivia Hooper Grade: 10 Sport: Girls swim and dive How long have you been swimming? "I have been competitively swimming for 11 years, but I have been swimming in general for 12 or...

Girls varsity swim and dive beats Northview 110-76

Girls varsity swim and dive beats Northview 110-76

September 12, 2018

The Lady Rangers swim and dive team went head to head against Northview this Tuesday, winning with a final score of 110-76. Valient efforts were put up by both the swim and dive teams. Key team members...

Girls swim and dive competes in the West Michigan Relays

Girls swim and dive competes in the West Michigan Relays

September 9, 2018

The Lady Ranger swim and dive team put in its hardest work going against thirteen other teams this weekend at the West Michigan Relays. The swimmers finished strong by placing seventh out of those thirteen,...

Player Profile: Jayla Williams

Player Profile: Jayla Williams

September 7, 2018

Name: Jayla Williams Grade: 12 Sport: Girls swim and dive How long have you been swimming for? "This is my second year swimming. [I] started junior year and [am] currently in season right...

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