Calvin Track and Field Competes at Hillsdale Gina Relays and Davenport Invite

Calvin Track and Field Competes at Hillsdale Gina Relays and Davenport Invite

Calvin competed at both the Hillsdale Gina Relays and at the Davenport Invitationl this weekend.

At the Hillsdale Gina Relays, junior Caleb Ferguson (Naperville, Il./Neuqua Valley HS) took first in the men's 3,000 meter steeplechase with a time of 9:18.81. Junior Addison Smith (Seoul, South Korea/Seoul Foreign School) had a time of 9:52.89. In the 400 meter hurdles, junior Sam Veenstra (North Haledon, NJ/Eastern Christian HS) clocked a time of 56.52.

In the 5,000 meters, junior Tyler Johnson (Springfield, Il./Pleasant Plains HS) had a time of 15:06.48 while freshman Ryan Vreeke (Lakewood, Ca./Valley Christian HS) came in at 15:16.10 and sophomore Noah Cummisford (Mequon, Wisc./Homestead HS) at 15:17.75.

At the Davenport Invitational, senior Lee Barents (Redlands, Ca./Arrowhead Christian HS) took third in the long jump (22-9). Senior Nathan VanWhye (Frankfort, Il./Lincoln-Way East HS) was 10th (20-3).

In the hammer throw, senior Brendan VanHouten (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian HS) was second (172-1), sophomore Bryce Reynolds (Byron Center, Mich./South Christian HS) was seventh (153-3) and sophomore Erick Van Eck (Yorba Linda, Ca./Hope PSP) eighth (152-9).

Calvin will now prepare to compete at the MIAA Championships this Thursday and Friday at Hope College.