Calvin Track and Field Teams Compete at Mike Lints Invitational at GVSU
Saturday, January 19, 2013
ALLENDALE - The Calvin men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the Mike Lints Invitational hosted by Grand Valley State University on Friday.
Top performances for the Calvin women included:
*Senior Kaylea Brase (Lino Lakes, MN/Centennial HS) placing third in the 800 meters (2:20.08).
*Sophomore Christina Geating (Abington, PA/Abington HS) placing 10th in the pole vault (10-4).
*Junior Hilary Banning (Whitinsville, MA/Whitinsville Christian HS) placing fifth in the triple jump (33-4 3/4).
Notable performances for the Calvin men included:
*Sophomore Jacob Kuyvenhoven (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) placing fourth in the 5,000 meters (15:36.34).
*Sophomore Erik Holstege (Kewsick, VA/Monticello HS) placing eighth in the 60 meter hurdles (8.85).
*Junior Andrew Dykstra (Whitinsville, MA/Whitinsville Christian HS) placing eighth in the shot put (46-6 3/4).
Both Calvin track and field teams are back in action next Friday and Saturday, competing in a Friday/Saturday invitational at Olivet Nazarene University in Kankakee, Illinois.