Wednesday, May 20, 2009
This weekend, Calvin College senior Nate DeHaan will compete in the 3,000 meter steeplechase at the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships. DeHaan is seeded eighth with a time of 9:08.26 and will join teammate Aaron Goodman in the race. A year ago, DeHaan finished 12th in the steeplechase at the national meet, despite losing a shoe in the opening lap. The Calvin Sports Information Department recently caught up with DeHaan to talk about the upcoming national meet and his Calvin career. Listen to the interview here: Nate DeHaan Audio Interview
Tuesday, May 19, 2009
GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan—Calvin College has announced the 2009 recipients of its highest honors for men’s and women’s athletics: the Beré Memorial Award and the Kay Tiemersma Athletic Award.
Jed Christiansen of Greenville, Pennsylvania, is this year’s Beré Memorial Award winner while Erica Deur is this year’s recipient of the Tiemersma Award. Christiansen has been a four-year standout on the Calvin men’s cross country team and on its men’s track and field team. Deur has a been a diving standout on the Calvin women’s swimming and diving team the past four years.
Thursday, March 05, 2009
The Calvin College men’s and women’s cross country teams have once again received All-Academic Team honors from the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association of America.
Saturday, November 22, 2008
The Calvin women’s cross country team took second at the NCAA III Championships earlier today, posting a team score of 237 points. Top-ranked Middlebury won the crown with 179 points.
The Calvin men’s cross country team took fifth as a team with a cumulative score of 239 points. Top-ranked Cortland State won the national title with 80 points.
Wednesday, November 19, 2008
The Calvin College men’s and women’s cross country teams will depart on Thursday for Hanover, Indiana, where they will compete at the NCAA III
Championships hosted by Hanover College. The official meet web site can be found at:Nationals website
The following is a preview of both the Calvin men’s and women’s teams.>
Wednesday, November 19, 2008
In addition, Calvin senior Jed Christiansen has been named Great Lakes Regional Men’s Athlete of the Year for the second consecutive season. Christiansen (Greenville, PA/Greenville HS) won his second straight Great Lakes title, clocking 24:44. Two weeks earlier, Christiansen won individual honors in leading Calvin to its 22nd consecutive Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association team title.
Saturday, November 15, 2008
WESTERVILLE, OHIO- Cold and wet conditions couldn’t slow down Calvin’s nationally ranked cross country teams Saturday at Otterbein College. The women’s team, ranked first nationally, won its second straight regional title and the men’s team, ranked fourth nationally, won its 13th consecutive regional title.
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
Calvin College senior Erik VanKampen is a featured subject on the website: trackshark.com. A two-time NCAA III Cross Country All-American, VanKampen has an extensive Q & A interview with the website and details his running career, his academic pursuits and his Christian faith.
Thursday, November 06, 2008
The Calvin women’s cross country team will head into next week’s NCAA III Great Lakes Regional meet as the nation’s number-one ranked team. The Knights are once again ranked number-one in the latest Division III Top-25 poll released by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. Calvin received six first place votes in this week’s poll with Williams (MA) receiving two first place votes.
Saturday, November 01, 2008
THREE RIVERS—The Calvin men’s and women’s cross country teams kept up their championship runs on Saturday as both teams wrapped up league titles at the MIAA Championships held at the Pineview Golf Club.
The fifth-ranked Calvin men’s cross country team took first place with 18 points while the top-ranked Calvin women’s cross country team took first place with 23 points. The Calvin men’s cross country team has now won at least a share of the MIAA title 22 consecutive years which ranks as the second-longest active championship streak in MIAA history, ranking only behind the incredible 70-year championship run currently held by the Kalamazoo College men’s tennis team.« First < 12 13 14 15 16 >