The Potter’s House Pumas Athletic Website
“This is a school that strives to graduate disciplined, responsible, passionate professionals and passionate followers of Jesus. This athletic program is an extension of the school and desires to play a major role in developing those characteristics in our students.” - Brett Geertsma, Athletic Director
What is PH Athletics All About?
Find out here: PH Athletics Mission & Vision
February 18th: JV Girls and Boys Games Canceled
The basketball games at Holland Black River tonight have been canceled by Black River administration due to the anticipated poor weather in Holland tonight. There will also not be practice for either JV teams tonight. Please make pick-up arrangements with your son/daughter after school asap. Let me know if you have any questions.
Hannah Cooper Hired As New Varsity Volleyball Head Coach
The Potter’s House Athletic Department is excited to announce the hiring of Hannah Cooper as the new Potter’s House Varsity Volleyball Head Coach! Hannah comes to Potter’s House after serving as the freshmen head coach at Grand Rapids Christian High School for three years. “I’m extremely excited to add Hannah to the Puma coaching staff” said Potter’s House athletic director, Brett Geertsma. “Hannah has a rare combination of being compassionate and relational while also being able to hold very high standards in order to get the most out of young people. Additionally, her plan to build the program based on solid fundamentals was very impressive. She has gained valuable experience at Grand Rapids Christian, and I’m thrilled to add someone to our staff that not only is passionate about volleyball and developing talent, but also passionate about Christ and sharing that love with others. Those characteristics are why I believe she will be so successful as the new leader of the Puma volleyball program. ” In addition to being the new Varsity Volleyball head coach, Coach Cooper owns her own photography business called “Hannah Cooper Photography”. Welcome to Puma Nation, Coach Cooper!
PH Fall Student-Athletes Receive State-Wide Recognition
At the end of each season, coaches from each conference, district, region and then the entire state get together to vote on the student-athletes they believe performed the best this year. As seen below, three PH soccer players (Nick VanderStelt, Tarcisio daSilva, Brandon Razo) got named “All-State” and “All-Region”. This feat by these three sets a record for most PH student-athletes from the same sports team being named “All-State” in the same season, and also the most PH student-athletes from the same sports team being named “All-Region” in the same season! Congratulations to all the below Potter’s House Volleyball and Soccer student-athletes who received post-season recognition this year:
- 3rd Team: Nick VanderStelt (2nd year in a row being named “All-State”)
- Honorable Mention: Tarcisio daSilva, Brandon Razo
1st Team: Nick VanderStelt, Tarcisio daSilva, Brandon Razo
- 1st Team: Nick VanderStelt, Tarcisio daSilva, Brandon Razo, Samuel Jansen
- 2nd Team: Jacob Rodriguez
Alliance League, All-Conference:
- 1st Team: Nick VanderStelt, Tarcisio daSlva, Brandon Razo
- 2nd Team: Samuel Jansen, Jacob Rodriguez
- Honorable Mention: Ashley VerBeek, Maranda Martin, Grace Wielhouwer
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