Calvin Men's Swimming and Diving Cranks Out the Points at Calvin Winter Invitational

Calvin Men's Swimming and Diving Cranks Out the Points at Calvin Winter Invitational

The Calvin men's swimming and diving team picked up 128 points on the opening night of competition of its own Calvin Knight Invitational.

Calvin sits in third place in a field of six teams.

Calvin's 800 freestyle relay team of sophomore Julian Iturbue (Caracas, Venezuela/Colegio Emil Friedman), senior Ben Holstege (Keswick, Va./Covenan HS), junior Tim Randall (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian HS) and senior Nate Olberding (Noblesville, Ind./Noblesville HS) took third in a time of 6:44.80 that currently ranks as the top time in Division III this season.

Calvin also picked up points in the 1,650 freestyle. Junior Brian Goins (Rochester Hills, Mich./Rochester Adams HS) was 13th (17:12.22) and sophomore Dominic Timmer (Jenison, Mich./Jenison HS) 14th (17:25.57).

Action continues on Friday with morning prelims at 10 a.m. and evening finals at 6 p.m.