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POWER H Store Give Back Event!

The Power H shop is a store that opens one night each month.  It allows HPS families to come and shop for clothing, school supplies, and household items - FREE of charge! All the items are donated by area agencies and organization - and families just like yours! But, our inventory is running low!

In February, instead of allowing families to come and shop, we're asking you to come and give!

  • THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 4:30-6pm

We're looking for BRAND NEW items:

  • Shoes
  • Clothing
  • Coats and boots
  • Backpacks
  • School supplies
  • Household items

HPS Student Meets Author of Favorite Book

#HPSProud of Teeyana Rumpsa (5th Grade at West Elementary) who was chosen from students across the country to participate in a virtual meeting with Joanna Ho, author of Eyes that Kiss at the Corners.  Teeyana was able to ask the author a question during the meeting and received a collection of books from Scholastic Book Club.

Student Artwork to be Featured at Region 9 Art Show

Congratulations to the following students whose artwork will be featured in the Region 9 Art Show (February 1-22) 

  • Clara Ward | 5th Grade Holland Heights - Mr McKay
  • Amy Peng | 5th Grade Holland Heights - Mr McKay
  • Kooper Schipper | 5th Grade West Elementary - Mrs Hilderbrand
  • Will Rund | 5th Grade West Elementary - Mrs Hilderbrand
  • Asia Kaseumsouk | 2nd Grade West Elementary - Mrs Deenik

 

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HPS Podcast 4.18

This week, Superintendent Nick Cassidy announced the details of the new Teachers Live Here program that is aimed at retaining and attracting the very best teachers to Holland Public Schools. Here is a part of that announcement.

Suicide Awareness and Prevention: A presentation for caregivers and communities

TRAILS invites you to attend a free presentation: Suicide Awareness and Prevention for Caregivers and Communities on Tuesday, February 7, from 4:30-5:45pm (Eastern) via Zoom.

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Holland Theatre presents Almost, Maine

  • January 28, 3 & 7pm at HHS Performing Arts Center
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Lillian Snoeyink (HLA, 1st grade) is the first HPS Teacher to be awarded a Teachers Live Here grant.

Teachers Live Here Announcement

Teachers Live Here will provide $25,000 in down payment assistance to Holland Public Schools teachers. An anonymous donor in the City of Holland will help HPS retain and recruit the best educators to the district.

Immediate Pre-K Opening at HPS Great Start Readiness Program

GSRP is FREE for families who qualify. We have immediate Openings at

  • Jefferson Pre-K
  • West Pre-K
  • Natured-based Holland Heights Pre-K

Full-day classes are offered Monday through Thursday at each of HPS' K-5 buildings with a variety of family needs in mind.  GSRP is a state-funded preschool program serving children who turned 4 by December 1, 2022.

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Baer and Whiteman named Finalists for MHSAA Scholar Athlete Award

Two Holland High School Athletes are among 120 finalists for the Michigan High School Athletic Association's Scholar-Athlete Awards for the 2022-23 school year.

  • James Baer (Tennis and Swimming)
  • Eva Whiteman (Swimming and Track & Field)
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MLK Day Community Celebration | Essay Winners

The essays of several Holland High Students were included in today MLK Day Community Celebration, along with the artwork of students from around the district.

  • Emmett Book
  • Lauren Hofland
  • Hannah Maginnis
  • Yanyssa Ochoa
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January Regular Board Meeting

January 16, 2023, 6:00 pm, Board Training Room at the HPS Administration Building.

Public Comments can only be made in person.

Power H Store - Open Hours

The Holland OCSN and Pathways to Potential Team will open the Power H Shop for all Holland Public Families

  • Thursday, January 11, 4:30-6pm

The Power H Shop is located at Longfellow School (32 E 24th St, Holland, MI 49423).

 

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  • 30 January
    • Basketball-7thR Girls - VS Riley Street Middle School (Game)
      Date: Jan 30
      Time: 4:00 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-7thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5000
    • Basketball-8thR Girls - VS Riley Street Middle School (Game)
      Date: Jan 30
      Time: 5:15 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-8thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4999
    • Swimming-V Boys @ Mona Shores HS (Game)
      Date: Jan 30
      Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
      Location: Away - Mona Shores HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Swimming-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4977
  • 31 January
    • Swimming-MS Boys @ Zeeland MS (Game)
      Date: Jan 31
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Zeeland West High School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Swimming-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5058
    • Wrestling-MS @ Hamilton MS (Game)
      Date: Jan 31
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Hamilton MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Wrestling-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5048
    • Basketball-F Boys - VS Wayland High School (Game)
      Date: Jan 31
      Time: 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Air Force Table - Basketball-F Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4824
    • Basketball-JV Boys - VS Wayland High School (Game)
      Date: Jan 31
      Time: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4825
    • Basketball-JV Girls @ Ottawa Hills HS (Game)
      Date: Jan 31
      Time: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: Away - Ottawa Hills HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4879
    • Basketball-V Boys - VS Wayland High School (Game)
      Date: Jan 31
      Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4823
    • Basketball-V Girls @ Ottawa Hills HS (Game)
      Date: Jan 31
      Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: Away - Ottawa Hills HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4878
  • 1 February
    • Basketball-7thR Girls @ Cityside Middle School (Game)
      Date: Feb 1
      Time: 4:00 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: Away - Cityside Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-7thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5002
    • Wrestling-JV Boys @ Reeths-Puffer HS (Quad) (Game)
      Date: Feb 1
      Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: Away - Reeths-Puffer HS (Quad)
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Wrestling-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4961
    • Wrestling-V Boys @ Reeths-Puffer HS (Quad) (Game)
      Date: Feb 1
      Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: Away - Reeths-Puffer HS (Quad)
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Wrestling-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4960
    • Basketball-8thR Girls @ Cityside Middle School (Game)
      Date: Feb 1
      Time: 5:15 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: Away - Cityside Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-8thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5001
  • 2 February
    • Superintendent's Open Office Hours
      Date: Feb 2
      Time: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
      Location: District Administration, Lincoln Conference Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
    • Wrestling-MS - VS West Ottawa MS (Game)
      Date: Feb 2
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Wrestling-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5049
    • Power H Shop - GIVE BACK 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
      Power H Shop - GIVE BACK
      Date: Feb 2
      Time: 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Longfellow School, 32 E 24th St, Holland, MI 49423, USA
      Calendar: District Calendar
      The Holland OCSN and Pathways to Potential Team will open the Power H Shop for all Holland Public Families. Shoes, clothing, coats and boots, backpacks, school supplies, household items. The Power H Shop is an initiative to support families experiencing crisis or financial hardship, by providing free household items through a dignified retail setting, and thus alleviating a family's financial hardship. The Power H Shop is located at Longfellow School (32 E 24th St, Holland, MI 49423). Contact Mallory Timmer if you want to learn more: mtimmer@hollandpublicschools.org
  • 3 February
    • Wrestling-JV Boys @ OK GREEN TOURNAMENT (Game)
      Date: Feb 3
      Time: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Away - Coopersville HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Wrestling-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4967
    • Basketball-F Boys @ Mona Shores HS (Game)
      Date: Feb 3
      Time: 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: Away - Mona Shores HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-F Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4835
    • Basketball-JV Boys @ Mona Shores HS (Game)
      Date: Feb 3
      Time: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: Away - Mona Shores HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4836
    • Basketball-JV Girls - VS Mona Shores HS (Game)
      Date: Feb 3
      Time: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4837
    • Basketball-V Boys @ Mona Shores HS (Game)
      Date: Feb 3
      Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: Away - Mona Shores HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4834
    • Basketball-V Girls - VS Mona Shores HS (Game)
      Date: Feb 3
      Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4838
  • 4 February
    • Wrestling-V Boys @ OK GREEN TOURNAMENT (Game)
      Date: Feb 4
      Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
      Location: Away - Zeeland West High School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Wrestling-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4962
  • 6 February
    • Basketball-7thR Girls @ Grand Haven MS - Blue (Game)
      Date: Feb 6
      Time: 4:00 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: Away - Grand Haven MS - Blue
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-7thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5004
    • BOE Teaching for Learning Committee Mtg
      Date: Feb 6
      Time: 4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
      Location: District Admin - Board Training Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
    • Basketball-8thR Girls @ Grand Haven MS - Blue (Game)
      Date: Feb 6
      Time: 5:15 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: Away - Grand Haven MS - Blue
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-8thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5003
  • 7 February
    • BOE Finance & Property Committee Mtg.
      Date: Feb 7
      Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      Location: District Admin - Board Training Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
    • Swimming-MS Boys @ Grand Haven MS (Game)
      Date: Feb 7
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Grand Haven HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Swimming-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5059
    • Wrestling-MS - VS Reeths-Puffer Middle School (Game)
      Date: Feb 7
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Wrestling-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5050
    • Basketball-F Boys - VS Zeeland West High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 7
      Time: 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-F Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4840
    • Basketball-JV Boys - VS Zeeland West High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 7
      Time: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4841
    • Basketball-JV Girls @ Zeeland West High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 7
      Time: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: Away - Zeeland West High School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4842
    • Swimming-V Boys - VS Holland Christian HS (Game)
      Date: Feb 7
      Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Community Aquatic Center
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Swimming-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4978
    • Basketball-V Boys - VS Zeeland West High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 7
      Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4839
    • Basketball-V Girls @ Zeeland West High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 7
      Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: Away - Zeeland West High School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4843
  • 8 February
    • BOE Executive Committee Mtg.
      Date: Feb 8
      Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      Location: District Admin - Board Training Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
    • Basketball-7thR Girls @ Hamilton MS (Game)
      Date: Feb 8
      Time: 4:00 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: Away - Hamilton MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-7thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5006
    • Wrestling-V Boys - VS MHSAA Districts (Game)
      Date: Feb 8
      Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Wrestling-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5105
    • Basketball-8thR Girls @ Hamilton MS (Game)
      Date: Feb 8
      Time: 5:15 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: Away - Hamilton MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-8thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5005
  • 9 February
    • Basketball-F Boys - VS Zeeland East High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 9
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-F Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4845
    • Swimming-MS Boys - VS Jenison MS (Game)
      Date: Feb 9
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Community Aquatic Center
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Swimming-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5060
    • Basketball-JV Girls - VS Zeeland East High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 9
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4847
    • Swimming-V Boys @ South Haven Invitational (Game)
      Date: Feb 9
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Away - South Haven Invitational
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Swimming-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4979
    • Basketball-JV Boys - VS Zeeland East High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 9
      Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4846
  • 10 February
    • Basketball-V Girls - VS Zeeland East High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 10
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4848
    • Basketball-V Boys - VS Zeeland East High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 10
      Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4844
  • 13 February
    • Basketball-7thR Girls - VS Creekside MS (Game)
      Date: Feb 13
      Time: 4:00 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-7thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5009
    • Mobile Food Pantry | OCSN & Feeding America
      Date: Feb 13
      Time: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      Location: Holland High School, 600 Van Raalte Ave, Holland, MI 49423, USA - Parking Lot 1
      Calendar: District Calendar
      These events are open to the public and anyone who is in need can attend. Please contact Lauren Gray (lgray@hollandpublicschools.org) or Caity Deboard (cdeboard@hollandpublicschools.org) for more information.
    • HTS Kindergarten Enrollment Open House
      Date: Feb 13
      Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Calendar: District Calendar
    • WST Kindergarten Enrollment Open House
      Date: Feb 13
      Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: West Elementary
      Calendar: District Calendar
    • Basketball-8thR Girls - VS Creekside MS (Game)
      Date: Feb 13
      Time: 5:15 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-8thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5007
    • Board Study Session 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Board Study Session
      Date: Feb 13
      Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Location: Board Training Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
  • 14 February
    • Wrestling-MS @ Grand Haven HS (Game)
      Date: Feb 14
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Grand Haven HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Wrestling-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5052
    • Basketball-F Boys - VS Wyoming High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 14
      Time: 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-F Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4850
    • Basketball-JV Boys - VS Wyoming High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 14
      Time: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4851
    • Basketball-JV Girls @ Wyoming High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 14
      Time: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: Away - Wyoming High School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4852
    • Swimming-V Boys @ Hamilton HS (Game)
      Date: Feb 14
      Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
      Location: Away - Hamilton HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Swimming-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4980
    • Basketball-V Boys - VS Wyoming High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 14
      Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4849
    • Basketball-V Girls @ Wyoming High School (Game)
      Date: Feb 14
      Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: Away - Wyoming High School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4853
  • 15 February
    • TK-5 Conferences
      Date: Feb 15
      Calendar: District Calendar
    • Basketball-7thR Girls @ Creekside MS (Game)
      Date: Feb 15
      Time: 4:00 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: Away - Creekside MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-7thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5011
    • Basketball-8thR Girls @ Creekside MS (Game)
      Date: Feb 15
      Time: 5:15 PM to 7:15 PM
      Location: Away - Creekside MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-8thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5010
    • HMS Enrollment Info Meeting & building tour
      Date: Feb 15
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Calendar: District Calendar
  • 16 February
    • Swimming-MS Boys @ Hamilton MS (Game)
      Date: Feb 16
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Hamilton MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Swimming-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/5061
    • HLA Kindergarten Enrollment Open House
      Date: Feb 16
      Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: HLA
      Calendar: District Calendar
    • JEF Kindergarten Enrollment Open House
      Date: Feb 16
      Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: Jefferson School 282 W 30th St, Holland, MI 49423, United States
      Calendar: District Calendar
    • 8th Grade Enrollment Info Night
      Date: Feb 16
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: HHS PAC
      Calendar: District Calendar
      Meeting will be held in the Holland High School Performing Arts Auditorium.
  • 17 February
    • Basketball-F Boys @ Grand Rapids Union HS (Game)
      Date: Feb 17
      Time: 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: Away - Grand Rapids Union HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-F Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4855
    • Basketball-JV Boys @ Grand Rapids Union HS (Game)
      Date: Feb 17
      Time: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: Away - Grand Rapids Union HS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Basketball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4856