Skip to content


Werley’s Words: 1/30/17 – Connor Heckel

Congratulations to Junior Connor Heckel! Connor (pictured w/ fellow 100 win club members, Isaiah Guzman & Matt Rankins) recently joined the Zeeland West Varsity Wrestling 100 win club.  What makes this especially unique is that he is the first wrestler in the history of ZW to accomplish this feat as a junior.  Connor – we […]

Zeeland West High School Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 5th place

Friday, January 27, 2017 4:00 PM Place 5 Points 104 Meet Recap The Zeeland West wrestling team placed 5 th of 12 teams at the Comstock Tourney. Tahji Voravong led the way by capturing the 103 pound championship. Connor Heckel was runner up at 125 while JD Shipley was 3rd. Ian Heckel, Garrison Dershem and […]

Zeeland West Wrestling goes 1 and 1

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 6:00 PM Place 3 Points 60 Meet Recap Zeeland West Dropped their dual against OK green opponent Holland before defeating Wyoming. Winning in both duals were Tahji Voravong, Connor Heckel, and Ian Heckel. Winning single matches against Wyoming were JD Shipley, Luke Miller, Eric Salisbury, Robert Reyes, Nic Terpstra, Nate Barndt, […]

Zeeland West wrestling medals 8 for 4th place finish

Saturday, January 21, 2017 9:30 AM Zeeland West High School AWAY 4 Kenowa Hills High School HOME 9 Meet Recap Zeeland West wrestling had a solid day placing 8 of eleven wrestlers and taking 4th of 14 as a team at the Kenowa Hills Tourney. The Dux were led by weight class Champions Tahji Voravong […]

Zeeland West High School Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 1st place

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 6:00 PM Place 1 Points 51 Meet Recap Zeeland West Wrestling picked up wins against Unity Christian 51-25 and Grand Rapids Christian 60-24. Double winners were Tahji Voravong, Luke Miller, Connor Heckel, Ian Heckel, Erik Boeve, and Chase Williams. Single winners were Garrison Dershem, Robert Reyes, Jaden Brower, Nate Brandt , […]

Dux Have 3 undefeated wrestlers at WO tourney

The Dux wrestling team went 2 and 3 as a team at the West Ottawa Duals Saturday but did come away with some indvidual accolades.  Tahji Voravong, Ian Heckel, and Erik Boeve were all 5 and 0 on the day.  Connor Heckel and Garrison Dershem finished the day at 4 and 1.

Dux Crown 4 JV wrestling champions

The Dux had a great night as they brought home 4 gold Medals from West Ottawa’s Friday night JV Tourney.  Andrew Arent, Eric Salisbury, Nick Terpstra, and Nick Dorgelo were all undefeated as they collected  a combined 9 pins.  Brock Lovell also recorded a pin for a third place finish.

Connor Heckel becomes first junior wrestler to reach 100 wins

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 6:00 PM Place 4 Points 33 Meet Recap Zeeland West wrestling Drppped 2 tight duals to Forest Hills Eastern and Byron Center. Connor Heckel made some history as he became the first West Wrestler to reach the 100 win mark as a Junior. Other fine performances were turned in by double […]

Zeeland West High School Boys Varsity Wrestling beat Wayland High School 57-18

Wednesday, January 4, 2017 6:00 PM Wayland High School AWAY 18 Zeeland West High School HOME 57 Meet Recap The Zeeland West wrestling team picked up 2 wins by topping Zeeland East 42-30 and Wayland 57-18. Double winners for The Dux were Tahji Voravong, Luke Miller, Ian Heckel, Connor Heckel, Garrison Dershem, Tate DeJonge, Erik […]

Dux place 5 wrestlers at Comstock Tourney

Zeeland West placed 5 wrestlers in the rugged 23 team Comstock tourney on Thursday.  Erik Boeve and Connor Heckel were both 3 and 1 on the day and placed 3rd and 5th respectively.  Tahji Voravong and Ian Heckel were both 2 and 1 on the day placing 4th and 6th.  Tate DeJonge was 2 and […]

  • Latest Photo Galleries

    View More Galleries


  • Like Us On Facebook


    New Story: Creekside DUX 7th Grade Volleyball Final Report…

    About 13 hours ago · reply · retweet · favorite