Connect with alumni athletes!
C Club, the Calvin alumni network for varsity letter winners, seeks to recognize former Calvin athletes, strengthen the Calvin athletic community, and support all current Calvin athletics.
Thank you for your support in 2012–2013. Events will be scheduled for the 2013–2014 season soon. Stay tuned!
Award presenters for the 2013 Awards Knight
At our 2013 Awards Knight in May, the award recipients were announced (below). Read more about each athlete (.pdf) and view the Calvin Game Day photo gallery of a great night with these amazing athletes!
Break-through Team of the Year -
Record-breaking Performance - Nicole Michmerhuizen
Role Player of the Year - Bryan Powell – Men's basketball
Play of the Year - Danielle Carter – Women’s Soccer
Male Newcomer of the Year - Taylor Pruis – Men’s Soccer
Female Newcomer of the Year - Michaela Rookus – Women’s Swimming & Diving
Male Athlete of the Year - Nick Holtrop – Men’s Soccer
Female Athlete of the Year - Carissa Verkaik – Women's basketball; Lizzie Kamp – Volleyball
Exceptional Performance in an Individual Event - Elizabeth Counsell – Women’s Swimming & Diving
Game of the Year - Calvin/Hope Men's Basketball MIAA Tournament finals v. Hope
Outstanding Team of the Year - Volleyball
Scholar-Athlete of the Year/Kay Tiemersma Award: Carissa Verkaik – Women's basketball; Lizzie Kamp – Volleyball
Scholar-Athlete of the Year/Joe Beré Award: Dan Kerr, Men's Cross Country & Track
Individuals who have been awarded a varsity letter for a Calvin varsity sport; who participated in hockey or lacrosse as a Calvin club sport; or who have been named honorary members (current or retired Calvin coaches, or individuals elected by the Board).
- Season pass for Calvin varsity athletic events.
- Invitation to C Club events (complimentary or discounted).
- Opportunities to network with current and past Calvin athletes.
- Opportunities to volunteer at events.
- Calvin Knights coffee mug.
- Annual spring banquet to honor championship teams and Beré and Tiemersma Award winners; induct senior letter winners into the C Club; and present awards for special accomplishments.
- Mentoring support opportunity for student athletes and recent graduates.
- Special anniversary activities honoring significant teams.
- Community-building activities for alumni from each sport.
- Pre-game receptions/socials for members.
- Weekly or monthly morning coffees/socials.
General admission* seat for all men's and women's basketball games (Exceptions: Calvin-Hope men's basketball game, Jan. 16, 2013; MIAA and NCAA tournament games).
*excludes sections 110-113, 216-218 for men's basketball games
Hospitality Suite admission for Calvin-Hope women's basketball game, Sat., Jan. 12, 2013.
Priority purchasing for Calvin-Hope men's basketball games and men's and women's post-season tournaments.
General admission to any other Calvin athletic contest (Exceptions: MIAA and NCAA tournaments).