Calvin Track and Field Teams Conclude Competition att Will Baskin Invitational
Saturday, March 23, 2013
COLUMBIA, SC - The Calvin men’s and women’s track teams concluded action at the Weems Baskin Inviational hosted by the University of South Carolina.
On the women’s side, junior Julie Busscher had a solid day in the sprints, clocking a time of 12.83 in the 100 meters and 26.51 in the 200 meters. Sophomore Kelley Tuinenga later had a solid time of 1:08.64 in the 400 meter hurdles and then posted a jump of 5-1 in the high jump.
Sophomore Christina Geating then went 10-6 in the pole vault.
On the men’s side, sophomore Erik Holstege had a strong performance in the 110 high hurdles, clocking in with a time of 15.93 while also jumping 20-5 in the long jump. Sophomore Calvin Kuyers also performed well in the 400 meter hurdles, recording a time of 56.70.
Freshman Jon Cok later posted a mark of 6-4 3/4 in the high jump.
Both teams will now prepare to compete at the Grand Rapids Open next Saturday at Houseman Field.