Saturday, April 25, 2009
HILLSDALE—School records continued to fall for the Calvin women’s track and field team on the final day of competition at the Hillsdale Gina Relays Saturday afternoon. For the third time this spring, senior Julie Bratt (Lynden, WA) reset her own school mark in the triple jump, recording an NCAA III provisional qualifying mark of 39-1 1/4, becoming the first individual in Calvin women’s track and field history to hit the 39-foot mark in the triple jump. Bratt’s jump was the third school record of the meet for the Knights as senior Lauren Bergstrom (Rochester, MN) set a school mark in the 1500 meters and junior Elizabeth Smit in the 3,000 meter steeplechase the night before.
Saturday, April 25, 2009
HILLSDALE—Calvin senior Lauren Bergstrom (Rochester, MN) came up with a record-breaking performance in the 1500 meters and junior Elizabeth Smith (Kirkland, WA) did the same in the women’s 3,000 meter steeplechase to lead a list of NCAA III automatic and provisional qualifying performances for the Calvin men’s and women’s track and field teams Friday night at the Hillsdale Gina Relays.
Sunday, April 19, 2009
WHEATON, IL—The Calvin men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the Wheaton College Twilight Invitational on Saturday and the men’s team placed fourth in a field of seven teams with 96.5 points while the Calvin women’s team placed third in a seven team field with 134 points. Perennial powers Wisconsin-Oshkosh won both team competitions with the Oshkosh men posting a team score of 243 points while the Oshkosh women tallied a total of 155 points, two points ahead of defending national champion Illinois Wesleyan.<
Saturday, April 11, 2009
ADRIAN Ė Pressed with a steep challenge by rival Hope, the Calvin menís and womenís track and field teams dug down to deliver first place performances at the MIAA Jamboree hosted by Adrian College on Saturday. The Calvin women took first place with 1,016 points, 70.5 points ahead of Hope. On the menís side, Calvin edged Hope by just 6.5 points, winning with a team total of 856 points with Hope second with 849.50 points.
Saturday, April 04, 2009
EAST LANSING—The Calvin men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the Michigan State Spartan Invitational on Saturday and produced a handful of strong performances.
Monday, March 23, 2009
MEMPHIS, TN—The Calvin College men’s and women’s track and field teams turned in a number of NCAA III provisional qualifying performances on Saturday at the Rhodes College Open despite competing in a steady rain throughout the meet.
Saturday, March 14, 2009
TERRE HAUTE, IN—The first-ever trip to the NCAA III Indoor Track and Field Championships for the Calvin men’s and women’s track and field teams produced four All-America performances and a top-10 national finish.
Friday, March 13, 2009
TERRE HAUTE, IN—The Calvin women’s track and field team made history on Friday afternoon as its distance medley relay team became the first-ever Calvin squad to earn All-America honors in indoor track and field.
Wednesday, March 11, 2009
Calvin College senior Lauren Bergstrom has been named the Division III Women’s Great Lakes Regional Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Year by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.
The USTFCCCA selects the top track athlete, field athlete, and coach for the eight regions in Division III track and field.
Tuesday, March 10, 2009
The Calvin men’s and women’s track and field teams will be sending nine individuals - one from the men’s team and eight from the women’s team - the NCAA III Indoor Track and Field Championships this Friday and Saturday at Rose-Hulman Institue in Terre Haute, IN.« First < 21 22 23 24 >