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That was fast: lacrosse
A once-obscure sport is gaining popularity at Calvin.
April 23, 2010 | Lynn Rosendale
Boerner: she's a burner
Calvin junior Rachel Boerner wins 400-meter dash at this year’s NCAA III Indoor Track and Field Championships.
May 06, 2010 | Derek Neice , Jeff Febus , Myrna Anderson and Phil de Haan
Boerner: she's a burner
Calvin junior Rachel Boerner never expected to lead the final stretch of the 400-meter dash at this year’s NCAA III Indoor Track and Field Championships.
May 06, 2010 | Derek Neice , Jeff Febus , Myrna Anderson
A slammin' start to summer
Of all the camps available to high school basketball players, the Calvin Summer Slam was the one at the top of the Hudsonville (Mich.) Unity Christian boys’ team’s list.
June 04, 2010 | Lynn Rosendale
Learning to lead at the Gainey retreat
At Two Moose Ranch in Montana, Calvin's team captains learned about communication, working together and leading.
September 02, 2010 | Jeff Febus , Luke Robinson , Jonathan Laughlin
Calvin hockey gets a home
Standing in paint-splattered shorts in the middle of the new Calvin College locker room at the Eagles Ice Center--the old Jolly Roger Ice Club--, Calvin hockey coach Mike Petrusma was at a loss for words.
October 01, 2010 | Lynn Rosendale
Marketing the Browns
Calvin Junior Sarah Orndorff spent the summer learning about "fan avidity" while working for the Cleveland Browns.
October 08, 2010 | Andrew Knot
Doezema siblings - leaders on the Calvin golf team
"My team was next to the tee box, and my dad was up by the green and yelled out that it was in. I threw up my hands ..."
October 15, 2010 | Joe Salowitz
"Finishing second is a great accomplishment but finishing first feels a whole lot better."
November 24, 2010 | Matt Kucinski
Interim: Sports in Film and Fiction
Students are evaluating—and voting on—the best in sports film and fiction.
January 07, 2011 | Jeff Febus
Alumnus of the Year
"I'm honored. I didn't know what it all entailed to be Alumnus of the Year when I heard. I'm kind of a reserved person, but I'm honored."
February 07, 2011 | Matt Kucinski
First-year diver makes big splash
Freshman diver Andy Krafft is already breaking records. Watch him dive.
February 17, 2011 | Lynn Rosendale
First woman coach: Kay Tiemersma
Kay (Hager) Tiemersma was a pioneer of women's athletics at Calvin.
March 10, 2011 | Lynn Rosendale
Calvin intramural slam dunk contest
A handful of students, braving the judges and their peers, competed in the 2011 intramural slam dunk contest.
March 25, 2011 | Mike Zaagman
Venema's white water
Recently Calvin swimmers took to the pool to demonstrate how Venema made them speedy.
March 30, 2011 | Matt Kucinski , Myrna Anderson
Calvin alum "starter" for 5K Spring Classic
"Our life is in God's hands. He takes care of us. (Last year) was a very miraculous event, and it shows that God is with us at all times."
April 29, 2011 | Matt Kucinski
Alyssa Penning qualifies on first try
"The goal was to make nationals, but this was unexpected. During the race we had a lot of teammates watching, and the best thing was to see my teammates at every corner cheering me on. And seeing their excitement kept me going."
May 25, 2011 | Matt Kucinski
Bere-Tiemersma winners announced
A Calvin soccer player and tennis player are the recipients of Calvin's highest honors in men's and women's athletics.
May 25, 2011 | Jeff Febus
For the team: building Calvin spirit
The athletes on Calvin's track and field and cross country teams are each others biggest fans.
May 26, 2011 | Jeff Febus
Mourning Marvin Zuidema
In his 43 years at Calvin, Marv Zuidema coached tennis, baseball, and, for 36 years, soccer.
June 18, 2011 | Myrna Anderson