The Calvin women's swimming and diving team picked up 167 points on the opening of competition of its own Calvin Knight Invitational.
Calvin currently sits in third place in a field of seven teams.
Calvin's 800 freestyle relay team of seniors Anna Serino (Pinckney, Mich./Pinckney HS), Madelyn Smith (Allegan, Mich./Allegan HS), Kendall Murphy (Modesto, Ca./Home Schooled) and freshman Valderie Edewaard (Holland, Mich./Holland Christian HS) was second in a season-best time of 7:40.65. The time currently ranks second in Division III women's swimming this season.
In the 1,650, Murphy was seventh (18:10.22), sophomore Robyn Ellens (Hamilton, Mich./Holland Christian HS) ninth (18:17.78), junior Audrey Brinks (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian HS) 16th (19:04.46) and sophomore Laura Barbachyn (Jenison, Mich./Jenison HS) 17th (19:27.78).
Action continues on Friday with morning prelims at 10 a.m. and evening finals at 6 p.m.