Anna Asfour claimed the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Athlete of the Week for women’s tennis title on Monday for matches through Feb. 18. Asfour was awarded the honor for her performance against Aquinas on Friday. She picked up two points for the Knights in a close 5-4 victory over Aquinas.
The Calvin men’s basketball team closed out its season with a 95-88 win over the Olivet College Comets. The Knights jumped out to an early lead and fended off a second-half comeback to take down the top team in the MIAA.
Coming off an 8-1 victory over Cornerstone, the Calvin women’s tennis team secured city bragging rights with a thrilling 5-4 victory over crosstown-rival Aquinas. The Knights improve to 2-0 on the season and give the Saints their first loss of the year at 2-1.
The Calvin women?s basketball team controlled the Comets all throughout senior night on Wednesday. The Knights cruised to an 83-43 victory in the final home game for the senior duo of Ali Spayde (Lewis Center, Ohio/Worthington Christian) and Bre Luurtsema (Holland, Mich./Holland Christian). The Knights finish the regular season with a record of 16-9 and a third-place finish in the MIAA at 11-5.
The Calvin men’s basketball team fell to Albion at Kresge Gymnasium by a score of 87-79. The loss puts Calvin at 9-15 overall and 5-8 in MIAA play. The Britons move up to 9-15 overall and 6-7 in the conference.
Ethan Brown was named the MIAA Defensive Player of the Week in men’s lacrosse on Monday afternoon. Brown is the first Calvin men’s lacrosse player to be named the MIAA Defensive Player of the Week in the MIAA.
The Calvin men’s basketball team picked up a 97-72 victory against Kalamazoo on Saturday afternoon at Van Noord Arena. The win keeps the Knights in contention for a spot in the four-team postseason MIAA Tournament.
The United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association has named its 2017 All-Academic team and individual recipients in men's cross country and the Calvin men's cross country team has received accolades on both counts.
The United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association has named its 2017 All-Academic team and individual recipients in women's cross country and the Calvin women's cross country team has received accolades on both counts.
The Calvin women’s basketball team tipped off against No. 6 Hope College on Wednesday evening in the 120th edition of The Rivalry. The Knights fell 70-69 in a hard-fought battle against a nationally-ranked team.
The Calvin men's lacrosse team has been picked to finish sixth in the MIAA preseason coaches' poll released earlier this morning. The Knights received 38 points, one point behind Olivet which was pegged to finish fifth.
The No. 13 ranked Calvin women’s swimming & diving team took home both MIAA weekly honors on Monday afternoon. The Knights are coming off a 166-134 senior day victory over arch-rival No. 25 Hope College on Saturday. Abby Van Harn was named the MIAA Swimmer of the Week and Sarah Bradley secured the MIAA Diver of the Week title.