Thursday, October 06, 2011
BATTLE CREEK – Calvin began the first of three days of competition at the Bedford Valley Country Club Thursday afternoon, finishing fourth at the final MIAA Jamboree of the year with a team score of 352 strokes. The Knights remain in fourth place in the overall MIAA standings heading into the 36-hole MIAA Tournament scheduled for this weekend at Bedford Valley. The Knights are 68 strokes ahead of Adrian for fourth place and trail Saint Mary’s by 29 strokes for third place. Hope continues to lead the overall standings, 15 strokes ahead of Olivet. On Thursday, Hope and Olivet tied for first place with scores of 322 strokes. Saint Mary’s was third with a team score of 344.
Saturday, October 01, 2011
KALAMAZOO—Calvin continued to secure its top four finish in the MIAA regular season standings as the Knights took third at an MIAA Jamboree hosted by Kalamazoo at the Milham Park Golf Club Saturday afternoon with a team score of 348 strokes. Calvin remains in fourth place in the MIAA overall standings but is now 60 strokes ahead of Adrian and Trine. The Knights are 23 strokes behind third place Saint Mary’s. Calvin placed three golfers in the top 10 on Saturday led by junior Elise Doezema (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) who tied for sixth with an 84. Sophomore Carlia Canto (Marysille/Port Huron Northern HS) and freshman Jackie Richert (Fort Gratiot/Port Huron Northern HS) tied for eighth with rounds of 85. Junior Rachel Whitaker (Grand Rapids/Forest Hills Northern HS) was next for Calvin with a 94 while freshman Lauren Richert (Fort Gratiot/Port Huron Northern HS) had a 101.
Saturday, September 24, 2011
ALMA - The Calvin women’s golf team captured the championship of the Alma Invitational Saturday afternoon. Competing in a field of seven teams, Calvin posted a team score of 351 strokes to finish three strokes ahead of the rest of the field. Junior Elise Doezema (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) had another outstanding performance, finishing second individually with a round of 80. Sophomore teammate Carlia Canto (Marysville/Port Huron Northern HS) had an 86 while junior Nicole Black (Grand Rapids/Kenowa Hills HS) had a 92. Rounding out Calvin’s finishers were freshmen Jackie and Laura Richert (Fort Gratiot/Port Huron Northern HS) with Jackie Richert posting a round of 93 and Laura Richert a round of 97. Calvin returns to action next Thursday, competing in an MIAA Tournament hosted by Albion at the Medalist Golf Club at 1 p.m.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
HOLLAND - The Calvin women’s golf team continues to remain in fourth place in the overall MIAA standings after finishing fourth at an MIAA Jamboree hosted by Hope College Wednesday afternoon at the Ravines Golf Club. The Knights fired a team score of 354 to finish 19 strokes ahead of fifth place Adrian while finishing nine strokes behind third place Saint Mary’s. Olivet took first place on Wednesday at 323 with host Hope second at 340. Hope leads the overall standings at 665 with Olivet second at 668, Saint Mary’s third at 687 and Calvin fourth at 702. Trine is fifth at 737. The top four teams at the conclusion of the MIAA fall season will be eligible to compete for the MIAA’s automatic bid to the NCAA III Championships next spring when the MIAA Tournament is held.In Wednesday’s competition, sophomore Carlia Canto (Marysville/Port Huron Northern HS) tied for fourth place individually with a round of 84. Junior Elise Doezema (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) was close behind with an 86 that was good for a tie for sixth place.
Thursday, September 15, 2011
ANGOLA, IN - The Calvin women’s golf team had a strong showing at its first MIAA competition of the year, finishing fourth Thursday at an MIAA Jamboree hosted by Trine University. Calvin took fourth with a team score of 348 strokes, just three strokes behind Olivet and six strokes behind Saint Mary’s. Hope took first place with a team score of 325 while host Trine was fifth with a team score of 357. Calvin was led by junior Elise Doezema (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) who tied for third place individually with a career-best round of 81. Sophomore Carlia Canto (Marysville/Port Huron Northern HS) was next for Calvin with an 86 that was good for 13th place.
Monday, September 12, 2011
ROYAL OAK, Mich. – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Calvin golfer Carlia Canto its Golfer of the Week in women’s golf for matches and tournaments played through September 11. Canto, a sophomore from Marysville (Port Huron Northern HS), earned medalist honors with an 83 at the North Central, Ill. Invitational and finished third at the Olivet Invitational with rounds of 75 and 83. Her opening round performance at Olivet set an individual Calvin school record and helped the Knights set a team school record with a score of 340. Canto is being honored as Golfer of the Week for the second time in her career.
Sunday, September 11, 2011
MARSHALL - The Calvin women’s golf team completed a solid weekend at the Olivet Fall Invitational, placing fifth with a two-day team score of 690 strokes. After shooting a school record score of 340 on Friday, the Knights came back with a 350 on Saturday. Calvin finished two strokes behind Madonna and four strokes ahead of Hope. Host Olivet won the tournament with a team score of 664 strokes while Saint Francis was second (671) and North Central third (673). Sophomore Carlia Canto (Marysville/Port Huron Northern HS) finished third in the final individual standings, carding a round of 83 on Saturday to finish with a two-day total of 158 (75-83). Her Friday round of 75 was a new Calvin single-round record.
Women’s Golf in Third Place at Olivet Fall Invitational - Carlia Canto Shoots 75 To Grab First Place
Friday, September 09, 2011
MARSHALL - Dodging raindrops, the Calvin women’s golf team had a blazing start to the Olivet Fall Invitational, shooting a school-record round of 340 Friday afternoon to move into third place in a field of 14 teams. Friday’s round was the first of two-days of competition with a second 18-hole round set for Saturday morning. Host Olivet leads the field at 334 while St. Francis of Indiana is second at 335. Calvin sits two strokes ahead of rival Hope (342). Calvin was led on Friday by sophomore Carlia Canto (Marysville/Port Huron Northern HS) led the way for the Knights with a round of 75 that put her in first place in the individual standings. Her round was a school record, surpassing her own mark of 77 set a year ago in a non-conference dual match with Aquinas.
Carlia Canto Claims Medalist Honors at North Central College Classic - Calvin Ties For Sixth as Team
Tuesday, September 06, 2011
NAPERVILLE, IL - The Calvin women’s golf team finished tied for sixth in a 13-team field at the North Central College Classic Tuesday afternoon with a team score of 375 strokes. Calvin sophomore Carlia Canto (Marysville/Port Huron Northern HS) led all golfers by earning medalist honors with a round of 83. Next for Calvin were freshman Laura Richert (Fort Gratiot/Port Huron Northern HS) with a 96 and junior Elise Doezema (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) with a 97. Freshman Jaclyn Richert (Fort Gratiot/Port Huron Northern HS) rounded out Calvin’s finishers with a 99.
Thursday, September 01, 2011
COMSTOCK PARK - Calvin opened its 2011 fall season with a strong showing Thursday afternoon in a non-conference dual match against Aquinas, firing a team score of 353. Aquinas won the match with a score of 344 led by medalist Abby Hagen with a round of 80.
A year ago, Calvin avaeraged just over 380 strokes-per-round as a team. On Thursday, the Knights flashed strong potential with a deep lineup of golfers led by freshman Jackie Richert who fired a round of 80 while sophomore Carlia Canto had an 86 and freshman Lauryn Richert an 89. All three individuals are graduates of Port Huron Northern High School. Junior Rachel Whitaker (Forest Hills Northern HS) was next with a 94 while junior Elise Doezema (Grand Rapids Christian HS) had a 95 and freshman Nicole Black (Kenowa Hills HS) had a 97.« First < 4 5 6 7 8 > Last »