HILLSDALE, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team kicked off competition at the Hillsdale Gina Relays Thursday night.
In the women's 5,000 meter run, sophomore Michelle Koetje (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian HS) had a sterling performance, placing 18th with a career-bst time of 17:50.77. Junior Breanna Kooiman (Tinley Park, Il./Chicago Christian HS) had a career-best time of 18:22.11 in the 5K that was good for 53rd place.
Sophomore Emma Schroer (Wheaton, Il./Wheaton Warrenville South HS) was 55th in a career-best time of 18:27.77. Freshman Annie Needs (Peru, Il./Saint Bede Academy) was 63rd in a career-best time of 18:45.00.
Senior Catherine Croft (Grand Rapids, Mich./Coopersville HS) was 72nd in a time of 19:04.90.