Women's Track & Field

July 28, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team/Athletes Receive USTFCCCA Academic Honors The Calvin men's and women's track and field teams have once again received the All-Academic Team Award from the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.
July 21, 2017 Calvin Women's Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field Teams Receive MIAA Team GPA Award The Calvin women's indoor and outdoor track and field teams have received the MIAA Team GPA Award.
June 20, 2017 Lauren Strohbehn Named CoSIDA Academic All-American in Women's Track and Field/Cross Country Division For the second consecutive year, Calvin College senior Lauren Strohbehn has been named a CoSIDA Academic All-American in the women's track and field/cross country division.
May 26, 2017 Lauren Strohbehn Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team for Track & Field/Cross Country For the third consecutive year, Calvin College senior Lauren Strohbehn has been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District team in the women's track/cross country division.
May 26, 2017 Jenna Dyksen Competes at NCAA Championships Jenna Dyksen competed at the NCAA Division III Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Friday.
May 25, 2017 Michaela Meckes Set To Write Final Family Chapter By JEFF FEBUS In a book filled with many chapters, Michaela Meckes is set to write the final verse in the Meckes family track and field tradition at Calvin College.
May 25, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Trio Compete at NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships GENEVA, Oh. - A trio of Calvin College track and field athletes compete on Thursday at the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
May 24, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Lands Six on USTFCCCA Great Lakes All-Region Team Six members of the Calvin women's track and field team have received Great Lakes All-Region honors as named by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.
May 20, 2017 Calvin Sending Seven to NCAA III Track and Field Championships The Calvin men's and women's track and field team will be sending seven individuals to the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships next week in in Geneva, Ohio at the Spire Institute.
May 19, 2017 Monster Meckes Throw Highlights Calvin Women's Track and Field Performances at Last-Chance Meets A monster throw in the women's discus highlighted a raft of performances by the Calvin women's track and field team Thursday at last-chance meets around the Midwest.
May 13, 2017 Calvin Women's Track And Field Team Posts Big Performances at Last-Chance Meets The Calvin women's track and field team produced a number of standout performances at last-chance meetings hosted by North Central College and Grand Valley State University Thursday and Friday.
May 10, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Lands Five on All-MIAA Team Five members of the Calvin women's track and field team have received All-MIAA honors.
May 5, 2017 Women’s Track & Field Claims MIAA Crown for 28th-Straight Year The longest women’s championship streak in the MIAA continued on Friday, when the women’s track & field team won the MIAA title for the 28th consecutive season. The Knights finished the two-day tournament with 215 points, 48.5 ahead of Hope in second place. Calvin won five events on Friday to finish the championships with seven victories. The Calvin men also claimed the MIAA title and Calvin finishes the year with a league-leading nine MIAA titles in the 2016-17 school year.
May 4, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Takes the Lead Through Day One of MIAA Championships GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team has moved into first place through one of competition at the MIAA Championships.
April 29, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Athletes Shine at Hillsdale Gina Relays and Calvin Tune-Up Invitational A group of Calvin's distance runners competed at the Hillsdale Gina Relays Thursday and Friday night while Calvin's throwers competed at the Calvin Tune-Up Invitational Friday evening.
April 29, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Takes Second at Own Calvin Tune-Up Invitational GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team took second at its own Calvin Tune-Up Invitational with a team score of 102 points.
April 23, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Takes Seventh at Al Owens Classic ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team took seventh at the Al Owens Classic hosted by Grand Valley State University April 21 and 22.
April 15, 2017 Calvin Women's 10K Runners Clock Season-Best Times at Bucknell Bison Outdoor Classic Calvin seniors Lauren Strohbehn and Hope Gaffner competed in the 10,000 meter run at the Bucknell Outdoor Classic Friday night.
April 14, 2017 Women’s Track & Field Competes on Easter Weekend The Calvin women’s track & field team competed at the Siena Heights Don Kleinow Invitational.
April 9, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Competes at Ferris State Bulldog Invitational BIG RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team had a solid set of performances at the Ferris State Bulldog Invitational on Saturday.
March 31, 2017 Calvin Women's Track And Field Has Solid Day At Dual Meet at Hope HOLLAND, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team had a strong day of competition at a dual meet at Hope College Friday afternoon, scoring 69 points.
March 26, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Takes Fourth at Montevallo Falcon Track and Field Classic MONTEVALLO, AL - The Calvin women's track and field team took fourth at the Montevallo Falcon Track and Field Classic this weekend, posting a two-day team score of 65 points.
March 6, 2017 Jenna Dyksen named to USTFCCCA Women's Great Lakes All-Region Indoor Track and Field Team Jenna Dyksen of the Calvin women's track and field team has been named to the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association Great Lakes All-Region Indoor Track and Field Team.
March 2, 2017 Calvin Lands Three on All-MIAA Women's Indoor Track & Field Team - Jenna Dyksen Named MIAA Women's Most Valuable Runner Three members of the Calvin women's track and field team have received All-MIAA honors for indoor track and field.
February 26, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Repeats as MIAA Indoor Champions GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team successfully defended its MIAA Indoor Track and Field title from a year ago, posting a first place team score of 194.5 points at the 2017 MIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships.
February 21, 2017 Jenna Dyksen Feature Subject of Calvin Sports Information Question and Answer Session The Calvin Sports Information office recently sat down with Calvin College junior track and field athlete Jenna Dyksen for a question and answer feature.
February 17, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Competes at GVSU Tune-Up Invitational ALLENDALE, Mich, - The Calvin women's track and field team competed at the Grand Valley State University Tune-Up Invitational Friday night.
February 13, 2017 Jenna Dyksen Claims MIAA Field Athlete of the Week Honors For the second-straight week, Jenna Dyksen has claimed a Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association weekly honor. This week, Dyksen earned MIAA Field Athlete of the Week honors, after being the MIAA Track Athlete of the Week on Feb. 8. This is the third time in her career she has been named the Athlete of the Week.
February 10, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Have Strong Showings at Area Competitions The Calvin women's track and field team had a stellar day of competition Friday.
February 6, 2017 Calvin's Jenna Dyksen Named MIAA Indoor Track Athlete of the Week Calvin College junior Jenna Dyksen has been named the MIAA's Indoor Track Athlete of the Week.
February 4, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Takes Second at Grand Rapids Sports Hall of Fame Track and Field Classic GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field had a strong set of performances at the Grand Rapids Sports Hall of Fame Classic at Aquinas College Friday night, finishing second with a team score of 128.50 points.
January 29, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Scores Points at GVSU Mike Lints Invitational A small group of Calvin women's track and field athletes produced a set of solid performances at the Mike Lints Invitational hosted by Grand Valley State University Saturday afternoon.
January 22, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Places Third at Carnegie Mellon Spire Institute Invitational GENEVA, Oh. - The Calvin women's indoor track and field team had a strong showing at the Carnegie Mellon Division III Invitational on Saturday at the Spire Institute Academy.
January 13, 2017 Calvin Women's Track and Field Opens Indoor Campaign at GVSU Eubanks Invitational ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team opened its indoor season Friday night at the GVSU Eubanks Invitational.
July 28, 2016 Track and Field Teams Receive Academic Honors The Calvin men's and women's track and field teams have once again received the All-Academic Team Award from the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association. The Calvin women's team has now received the award 15-straight years while the Calvin men's team has received the honor eight-straight years.
June 22, 2016 Lauren Strohbehn Named CoSIDA Academic All-American Calvin College junior Lauren Strohbehn has been named a Division III CoSIDA Second Team Academic All-American®.
May 28, 2016 Calvin Distance Runners Close Out Competition at NCAA III Championships WAVERLY, Ia. - Calvin College senior McKenzie Diemer concluded her collegiate track and field career on Saturday with a 13th place finish in the steeplechase at the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Wartburg College.
May 27, 2016 Lauren Strohbehn Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team For the second consecutive year, Calvin College junior Lauren Strohbehn has been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District team in the women's track/cross country division.
May 27, 2016 Bethany Love Takes 15th in Nationals Shot Put Debut WAVERLY, Ia. - Calvin College sophomore Bethany Love made her debut at the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday and did so in strong fashion.
May 26, 2016 Strohbehn Strolls Through Heat to Claim All-America Berth in 10K at NCAA III Championships WAVERLY, Ia. - When the track heated up Thursday afternoon at the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Wartburg College, Calvin College sophomore Lauren Strohbehn kept her cool.
May 24, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Places Four on USTFCCCA Great Lakes All-Region list Four members of the Calvin women's track and field team have received Division III Great Lakes All-Region honors from the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.
May 21, 2016 Calvin Sending Six to NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships The Calvin men's and women's track and field team will be sending six individuals to the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships next week in in Waverly, Iowa, on the campus of Wartburg College.
May 20, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Athletes Compete at Last-Chance Meets DELAWARE, Oh. - A group of Calvin track and field athletes competed at pair of last-chance meets Wednesday and Thursday.
May 14, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Teams Come Up Big at Last-Chance Meets The Calvin women's track and field team had several sterling performances at last chance meets this past Thursday and Friday.
May 12, 2016 Women’s Track & Field Lands Five All-MIAA Honorees The Calvin women’s track & field team earned five All-MIAA honorees after the performance at the 2016 MIAA Outdoor Championships at Olivet. The Knights won their 27th-straight MIAA crown with a two-day score of 268.5 points, 90 points ahead of second-place Hope. Jenna Dyksen, Hope Gaffner, Michaela Meckes, Lauren Strohbehn and Erin Van Lenten all earned All-MIAA honors.
May 6, 2016 Calvin Women’s Track & Field Wins 27th-Straight MIAA Title The Calvin women’s track & field won the MIAA Field Day at Olivet on Friday afternoon. The Knights won their 27th-straight MIAA title with a two day score of 268.5 points, ahead of second-place Hope with 178.5 points. The streak is the longest winning streak in MIAA women's athletics history. The Knights won three events on Friday and four events during the two-day competition.
May 5, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Snags Early Lead at MIAA Championships OLIVET - After one day of competition at the MIAA Championships the Calvin women's track and field team has moved into first place in the team standings.
May 3, 2016 Calvin's McKenzie Diemer Named MIAA Women's Outdoor Track Athlete of the week. For the second time in her collegiate career, Calvin senior McKenzie Diemer has been named MIAA Runner of the Week in women's outdoor track and field.
May 1, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Takes Second at Calvin Tune-Up Invitational GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team took second at its own Calvin Tune-Up Invitational, posting a team score of 107.5 points.
April 29, 2016 Calvin Track and Field Athletes Compete at Hillsdale Gina Relays HILLSDALE, Mich. - A group of Calvin men's and women's distance runners competed at the Hillsdale Gina Relays on Thursday night.
April 29, 2016 Calvin Women's Track Athletes Run Wild at Hillsdale Gina Relays The Calvin women's track and field team featured a split squad of athletes on Friday.
April 28, 2016 Calvin C Club Announces Gretchen Toxopeus Pyles as 2016 Knight of Distinction Award Recipient Calvin’s C Club organization announces the awarding of the 2016 Knight of Distinction Award to Gretchen Toxopeus Pyles ’91, of Amherst, New Hampshire.
April 26, 2016 Michaela Meckes Named MIAA Field Athlete of the Week in Women's Track and Field For the first time in her collegiate career, Calvin College junior Michaela Meckes has been named MIAA Field Athlete of the Week in women's track and field.
April 24, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Concludes Competition at Al Owens Classic ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team produced a strong collection of performances at the Al Owens Classic Saturday on the campus of Grand Valley State University.
April 22, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Competes at Al Owens Invitational ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team opened competition at the two-day Al Owens Classic on Friday on the campus of Grand Valley State University.
April 17, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Competes at Siena Heights Don Kleinow Invitational ADRIAN, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team competed on Saturday at the Don Kleinow Invitational on the campus of Siena Heights University.
April 12, 2016 Calvin's Dyksen and Strohben Receive MIAA Women's Track and Field Athlete of Week Honors Jenna Dyksen and Lauren Strohbehn of Calvin captured Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week honors from the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) on Tuesday for meets through April 10.
April 9, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Has Winning Performances at Millikin University Big Blue Invitational DECATUR, Il. - The Calvin women's track and field team had a solid day at the Millikin University Big Blue Invitational on Saturday.
April 2, 2016 Calvin Track and Field Teams Compete in Dual Meet at Hope HOLLAND, Mich. - The Calvin men's and women's track and field teams competed in a combined dual meet with the men's and women's teams from Hope College Friday afternoon.
March 12, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Opens Outdoor Season at Southern Invite BIRMINGHAM, Al. - Calvin opened its outdoor track and field campaign on Friday and Saturday at the Southern Invitational hosted by Birmingham Southern.
March 5, 2016 Calvin Track and Field Athletes Compete at Polar Bear Final Qualifier A handful of athletes from the Calvin women's track and field team concluded their indoor seasons on Saturday by competing at last-chance meets.
March 1, 2016 Calvin Lands Four on All-MIAA Women's Indoor Track & Field Team - Love Named MOFP The Calvin women's track and field has landed four of its members on the inaugural All-MIAA Indoor Track and Field Team.
February 28, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Claims First-Ever MIAA Indoor Title ANGOLA, Ind. - The Calvin women's track and field team made history on Saturday, winning the first-ever MIAA Women's Indoor Track and Field title with a first place score of 183 points at the MIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships at Trine University.
February 24, 2016 McKenzie Diemer Named MIAA Women's Indoor Track Athlete of the Week Calvin College senior McKenzie Diemer has been named the MIAA Women's Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week.
February 22, 2016 Calvin Weekly Sports Report Previews Upcoming MIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships The Calvin men's and women's indoor track and field teams are preparing to compete at the first-ever MIAA Indoor Championships this Saturday at Trine University.
February 16, 2016 Bethany Love Named MIAA Field Athlete of the Week Calvin thrower Bethany Love earned Women’s Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week honors from the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) on Tuesday for meets through Feb. 14.
February 15, 2016 Calvin Weekly Sports Update Recaps Busy Week / Looks Ahead to Upcoming Tournament Action Calvin sports action is in full gear as winter sports teams are closing in on tournament play while spring sports teams are just getting underway.
February 13, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Has Big Weekend of Performances at Friday Invites The Calvin women's track and field team put together several sterling performances at Friday invitationals.
February 13, 2016 Calvin Alumni Trio Compete at U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials Los Angeles, Ca. - Three alumni of the Calvin cross country and track and field programs competed at the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials on Saturday.
February 6, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Takes Third at GR Sports Hall of Fame Track and Field Classic The Calvin women's track and field team took third at the Grand Rapids Sports Hall of Fame Track and Field Classic Friday evening at Aquinas College with a team score of 122 points.
January 30, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field 12th at Mike Lints Open A small group of Calvin track and field athletes competed at the Mike Lints Open on the campus of Grand Valley State University Saturday afternoon.
January 22, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Third at Grand Valley State Open ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team took third place with a team score of 54 points at the Grand Valley State Open Friday night at the Kelly Family Sports Center.
January 8, 2016 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Opens Indoor Campaign at Aquinas Odd Distance Invite The Calvin women's track and field team opened its indoor season with a third place finish at the Aquinas College Odd Distance Invitational with a team score of 88 points.
November 12, 2015 Former Calvin Distance Standout Qualifies for 2016 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials 2014 Calvin College graduate Nicole Michmerhuizen achieved another milestone on November 7, winning the women's portion of the Indianapolis Marathon.
July 20, 2015 Calvin Track and Field Teams Receive USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors The Calvin men's and women's track and field teams have once again received the All-Academic Team Award from the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.
May 23, 2015 Lauren Strohbehn Takes 20th in 5K at NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships By John Leerar CANTON, NY - Calvin sophomore Lauren Strohbehn finished 20th in the 5,000 meter run Saturday afternoon at the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships
May 22, 2015 Erik Holstege and Lauren Strohbehn Receive Capital One Academic All-District Honors Two members of the Calvin men’s and women’s track and field team have received Capital One Academic All-District honors.
May 22, 2015 10K Race a Banner for Danner at NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships By John Leerar CANTON, NY - Calvin senior Sarah Danner concluded her collegiate running career as an NCAA III All-American in the 10,000 meters Thursday night.
May 20, 2015 Calvin Newlyweds Headed to National Meet Subject of Mlive.com Story Calvin College newlyweds Sarah Danner and Steven Haagsma will both compete at NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships this weekend and Mlive.com caught up with the couple to tell their unique story.
May 20, 2015 Calvin Track and Field Athletes Prepare for NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships By John Leerar CANTON, NY- The national qualifiers on the Calvin Track and Field team spent the day before the national meet at St. Lawrence University preparing for its events.
May 18, 2015 Bere' Memorial and Kay Tiemersma Award Winners Announced GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan -- Calvin College has announced the 2015 recipients of its highest athletic honors: the Beré Memorial Award and the Kay Tiemersma Athletic Award.
May 17, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Sending Four to NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships The Calvin women's track and field team will be sending four individuals to the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships next week in in Canton, New York, on the campus of St. Lawrence University.
May 16, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Produces Best Efforts at Gregory Invitational NAPERVILLE, IL - The Calvin women's track and field team competed at the North Central College Gregory Invitational Thursday and Friday night in a last push to qualify for the upcoming NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
May 9, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Has Big Performances at Last-Chance Meets The Calvin women's track and field team had a successful weekend of performances at a set of last-chance meets.
May 7, 2015 McKenzie Diemer Named MIAA Most Valuable Runner in Women's Track and Field Calvin College junior McKenzie Diemer has been named the MIAA's Most Valuable Runner in women's track and field.
May 1, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Captures 26th Consecutive MIAA Title ALBION - The Calvin women's track and field team captured its 26th consecutive MIAA title on Friday, taking first place at the MIAA Championships with 286.5 points.
April 30, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Moves Out in Front on Day One of MIAA Championships ALBION – The Calvin women’s track and field has moved out to a sizable first day lead at the MIAA Championships on the campus of Albion College.
April 28, 2015 Diemer and Malefyt Receive Track and Field Athlete of the Week Honors From MIAA FREELAND, Mich. – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Calvin’s McKenzie Diemer its Women's Track Athlete of the Week, and Calvin’s Ben deWaal Malefyt its Men's Field Athlete of the Week for track and field meets through April 26.
April 26, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Has Big Day at Ernie Mousseau Classic The Calvin women’s track and field team produced several superb performances at the Aquinas College Ernie Mousseau Invitational Saturday at Houseman Field.
April 25, 2015 Calvin Women's Distance Runners Come Up Big at Hillsdale Gina Relays HILLSDALE - The Calvin women's track and field team had a banner evening of performances at the Hillsdale Gina Relays.
April 23, 2015 Calvin Distance Runners Have Strong Performances at Hillsdale Gina Relays HILLSDALE – A group of Calvin distance runners had strong performances on the opening night of the Hillsdale Gina Relays Thursday night.
April 19, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Takes Fifth at GVSU Al Owens Classic ALLENDALE – The Calvin women’s track and field team competed in the Al Owens Classic hosted by Grand Valley State University this past weekend. The Knights scored in several events and placed fifth with a team score of 45 points.
April 12, 2015 Women's Track and Field Takes Third at MIAA Jamboree ADRIAN - The Calvin women's track and field team took third at the MIAA Jamboree on Saturday with a team score of 612 points.
April 7, 2015 Calvin Track and Field Athletes Receive MIAA Weekly Honors FREELAND, Mich. – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Calvin’s Erik Holstege (men) and Sarah Danner (women) its Track Athletes of the Week, and Calvin’s Ben deWaal Malefyt (men) its Field Athlete of the Week in track and field for meets through April 5.
April 5, 2015 Women's Track and Field Takes Second at DePauw Invitational GREENCASTLE, IN – The Calvin women’s track and field team took second at the DePauw Invitational on Saturday, posting a team score of 119 points.
March 30, 2015 Calvin/Hope Track and Field Teams Team up For Intrasquad Dual Meet The Calvin and Hope men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in an unusual intrasquad dual meet on Monday afternoon at Calvin.
March 27, 2015 Indoor Track and Field to Become MIAA Sport in 2015-16 Academic Year FREELAND, Mich. - The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association announced today that it will add men’s and women’s indoor track and field as varsity conference sports, effective with the 2015-16 school year.
March 15, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Competes at Birmingham-Southern Invitational BIRMINGHAM, AL - The Calvin women's track and field team competed at the Birmingham-Southern Invitational on Friday and Saturday and the Knights came away with several standout performances.
March 8, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Athletes Compete at ONU Last-Chance Invite A group of Calvin track and field athletes competed at a last-chance indoor meet hosted by Ohio Northern University on Saturday.
March 1, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Captures Trine Indoor Championships Title ANGOLA, IN - The Calvin women's track and field team took first place at the Trine Indoor Championships, posting a first place score of 159.5 points.
February 21, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Competes at GVSU Tune-up Invite Members of the Calvin women's track and field team competed at the Grand Valley State Tuneup Invitational Friday night and the Knights had a number of top 10 finishes.
February 14, 2015 Calvin Women's Distance Runners Come Up With Big Times at GVSU Big Meet ALLENDALE - A group of Calvin distance runners had standout performances Friday at the Grand Valley State Big Meet.
February 14, 2015 Women's Track and Field Hosts Calvin Invitational By Mark DeHaan The Calvin College Invitational was held at the Sturrus Indoor Track inside the Huizenga Tennis and Track Center on Saturday on Calvin's campus.
February 6, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Places Third at Furniture City Classic The Calvin women's indoor track and field team took third at the Furniture City Classic Friday evening at the Cook Track and Field Complex on the campus of Aquinas College.
January 25, 2015 Women's Track and Field Takes Sixth Place at NAIA/NCAA Challenge at Olivet Nazarene BOURBONNAIS, IL - The Calvin women's indoor track and field team took sixth at the NAIA/NCAA Challenge hosted by Olivet Nazarene University on Saturday with a total of 63.5 points.
January 18, 2015 Nicole Michmerhuizen Presented NCAA Top 10 Award at NCAA Convention Recent Calvin College graduate Nicole Michmerhuizen was a recipient of the NCAA's Top 10 Award this past Friday night at the NCAA Convention in Washington D.C.
January 10, 2015 Calvin Women's Track and Field Opens Indoor Season Against Aquinas The Calvin women's track and field team opened its indoor season with a non-conference dual meet at Aquinas on Saturday. The Knights were defeated by the Saints 69-39.
November 20, 2014 Calvin Graduate Nicole Michmerhuizen Receives NCAA Top 10 Award Recent Calvin College graduate Nicole Michmerhuizen has added yet another prestigious honor from the NCAA to her long list of awards. Earlier today Michmerhuizen was announced as one of the recipients of the NCAA's Top 10 Award.
July 22, 2014 Calvin Track and Field Teams/Athletes Receive USTFCCCA Academic Honors The Calvin men's and women's track and field teams have once again received the All-Academic Team Award from the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.
June 24, 2014 Michmerhuizen and Banning Named Capital One Academic All-Americans Nicole Michmerhuizen and Hilary Banning of the Calvin women's track and field program have received Capital One Academic All-American honors as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
June 24, 2014 Nicole Michmerhuizen To Participate in Athletes In Action Trip in Europe Despite recently completing her collegiate running career, Nicole Michmerhuizen will still have the chance to compete at five meets in July, traveling to Europe with Athletes in Action.
June 5, 2014 Nicole Michmerhuizen Named Recipient of MIAA's Sheila Wallace Kovalchik Scholar-Athlete Award Nicole Michmerhuizen of Calvin College has been presented the MIAA's Sheila Wallace Kovalchik Scholar-Athlete Award.
June 4, 2014 Calvin Finishes 25th in Final NCAA III Learfield Sports Directors Cup Standings For the 19th consecutive year, Calvin has posted a top 25 finish in the final NCAA III Learfield Sports Directors Cup standings, finishing 25th in the nation in Division III in 2013-14 with a total of 481.5 points.
May 29, 2014 Banning and Michmerhuizen Receive Capital One Academic All-District Honors Two members of the Calvin women's track and field program have received CoSIDA Academic All-District honors.
May 24, 2014 Calvin Women's Track and Field Closes Out Competition at NCAA III Championships by John Leerar Two Calvin student athletes represented the Knights at the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
May 23, 2014 Milk Mile Tradition Continues for Calvin at Track and Field Nationals by John Leerar LEWIS CENTER, Ohio- Members of the Calvin College Track and Field team participated Friday in the Milk Mile Challenge on the track of Olentangy Liberty High School.
May 22, 2014 Nicole Michmerhuizen Takes Second in 10K at NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships DELAWARE, OH - Calvin senior Nicole Michmerhuizen claimed the fifth NCAA III All-America berth of her track and field career on Thursday night, placing second in the 10,000 meter run at the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships on the campus of Ohio Wesleyan University.
May 19, 2014 Women's Track and Field Ranked 23rd in latest USFTCCA Division III Top 25 Rankings The Calvin women's track and field team has moved up two spots in the national rankings. The Knights are ranked 23rd in this week's USTFCCA Division III Top 25 poll.
May 18, 2014 Calvin Sending Five Athletes to NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships The Calvin men's and women's track and field team will be sending five individuals to the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field Championships next week in in Delaware, Ohio, on the campus of Ohio Wesleyan University.
May 17, 2014 Women's Track and Field Athletes Wrap Up Competition at Gregory Invitational Members of the Calvin women's track and field team wrapped up last-chance meet competition on Friday competing at the Gregory Invitational hosted by North Central College.
May 15, 2014 Women's Track and Field Team Cracks USTFCCCA Division III Top 25 Rankings The Calvin women's track and field team has broke back into the USTFCCCA Division III Top 25 rankings. The Knights are ranked 25th in this week's poll.
May 15, 2014 Action Continues for Calvin Women's Track and Field at Gregory Invitational A group of Calvin distance runners competed at the North Central Gregory Invitational Thursday night.
May 13, 2014 All-MIAA Women's Track and Field Honors Announced - Busscher Most Valuable Runner Nine members of the Calvin women's track and field team have been named to the All-MIAA team headlined by senior Julie Busscher who has been named the MIAA's Most Valuable Runner.
May 10, 2014 Hilary Banning Shatters School Record in Triple Jump at GVSU Last-Chance Meet The Calvin women's track and field team competed at a pair of last-chance meets hosted by Grand Valley State this weekend.
May 7, 2014 Calvin Women's Track and Field Throwers Compete at Aquinas College Twilight Invitational A group of throwers from the Calvin men's and women's track and field teams competed at the Aquinas College Twilight Invitational at Houseman Field Wednesday night.
May 3, 2014 Women's Track and Field Team Makes It a Quarter Century of Excellence With 25th Straight MIAA Title ALMA, Mich. - The Calvin women's track and field team continued its MIAA dominance, capturing its 25th consecutive MIAA title including its 29th overall. The Knights finished with a first place total of 274.5 points with Hope second with 185.5 points.
May 1, 2014 Women's Track and Field Takes Early Lead at MIAA Championships ALMA – After one day of competition, the Calvin women’s track and field team has jumped out to an early lead at the MIAA Track and Field Championships hosted by Alma College. The Knights have a first place total of 65.5 points with Hope second with 48.5 points.
April 29, 2014 Calvin's Hilary Banning Once Again Named MIAA Field Athlete of the Week ROYAL OAK, Mich. – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has announced its Athletes of the Week in track and field through April 27. Calvin’s Hilary Banning (women) has been selected as its Women's Field Athlete of the Week.
April 27, 2014 Women's Track and Field Has Big Weekend at Hillsdale and Aquinas Meets It was a weekend to remember for the Calvin women's track and field team as the Knights sent members of the team to compete at the Hillsdale Gina Relays and the Ernie Mousseau Classic hosted by Aquinas College.
April 19, 2014 Hilary Banning Takes Second in Triple Jump at Al Owens Classic ALLENDALE - Calvin had a solid first day of competition at the Al Owens Classic at Grand Valley State University Friday afternoon. With just a handful of field events scheduled for Friday, Calvin had a limited amount of competitors but the Knights still managed to provide a strong impact.
April 19, 2014 Women's Track and Field Competes at Al Owens Classic ALLENDALE - The Calvin women's track and field team had a number of stellar performances at the Al Owens Classic hosted by Grand Valley State University on Saturday.
April 13, 2014 Women's Track and Field Dominates MIAA Jamboree ALMA - The Calvin women's track and field team turned in a dominating performance at the MIAA Jamboree hosted by Alma College on Saturday, taking first place with a team score of 973.5 points, finishing more than 100 points ahead of second place Hope.
April 9, 2014 Hilary Banning Named Women's MIAA Field Athlete of Week ROYAL OAK, Mich. – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has announced its Athletes of the Week in track and field through April 6. In women's track and field, Calvin’s Hilary Banning has been selected as the MIAA Field Athlete of the Week.
April 6, 2014 Distance Runners Perform Well at Spartan Invitational EAST LANSING – A group of Calvin distance runners had an inspiring set of performances at the Spartan Invitational hosted by Michigan State University on Saturday.
April 5, 2014 Women's Track and Field Defeats Hope in Non-Conference Dual Meet HOLLAND - The Calvin women's track and field team competed in a rare non-conference dual meet at Hope on Friday afternoon, defeating the Flying Dutch 86-68.
April 4, 2014 Calvin Track and Field Athletes Receive MIAA Weekly Honors ROYAL OAK, Mich. - The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has announced its Athletes of the Week in track and field through March 31. Albion's Mitchell Klingler (men) and Calvin's Breanna Verkaik (women) have been named the MIAA's Track Athletes of the Week, while Calvin's Eric Jipping (men) and Hilary Banning (women) have been selected as Field Athletes of the Week.
March 29, 2014 Women's Track and Field Takes First Place at Gulf Coast Classic GULF SHORES, AL - The Calvin women's track and field team took first place at the Gulf Coast Classic Friday afternoon with a team score of 296 points with Spring Hill College second with 75 points and the University of South Alabama third with 12 points.
March 26, 2014 Calvin Women's Track and Field Ranked 25th in First Set of USTFCCCA Division III Outdoor Rankings The Calvin women's track and field team is ranked 25th in the first set of Division III Outdoor Track and Field Top 25 rankings released by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.
March 23, 2014 Calvin Women's Track and Field Takes Sixth at Rhodes Invite MEMPHIS, TN - The Calvin women's track and field team opened up its its outdoor campaign at the Rhodes College Invitational. Competing in a field of 16 teams, Calvin took sixth with 54 points.
March 16, 2014 Nicole Michmerhuizen Takes Fourth in 3K at NCAA III Indoor Track & Field Championships LINCOLN, NE - Calvin College senior Nicole Michmerhuizen claimed her second All-America berth in as many days at the NCAA III Indoor Track and Field Championships, placing fourth in the 3,000 meters Saturday afternoon with a time of 9:45.22.
March 15, 2014 Nicole Michmerhuizen Takes Second in 5K at NCAA III Indoor Track and Field Championships LINCOLN, NE - Calvin College senior Nicole Michmerhuizen came up with one of the finest racing performances of her collegiate career Friday night ast the NCAA III Indoor Track and Field Championships at the University of Nebraska’s Bob DeVaney Sports Complex.
March 13, 2014 Calvin's Nicole Michmerhuizen named recipient of NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Calvin College senior Nicole Michmerhuizen has added yet another lofty honor to her long list of prestigious accomplishments as a student-athlete. Michmerhuizen was recently named one of the 58 fall sports recipients of an NCAA Postgraduate scholarship. The scholarships were awarded across all three NCAA divisions.
March 10, 2014 Nicole Michmerhuizen to Represent Calvin Track and Field Teams at NCAA III Indoor Championships For the second consecutive year, Nicole Michmerhuizen will represent the Calvin track and field program at the NCAA III Indoor Track and Field Championships.
March 8, 2014 Calvin Track and Field Athletes Compete at Last-Chance Indoor Meets A small group of track and field athletes competed at last-chance indoor qualifying meets Friday and Saturday in Wisconsin.
March 2, 2014 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Captures Calvin Collegiate Indoor Championships Title The Calvin men's and women's track and field teams hosted the Calvin Collegiate Indoor Track and Field Championships and both Calvin teams took first place. The Calvin men's team took first place in a field of nine teams with 180 points while the Calvin women's team took first place in a field of eight teams with a team score of 203.5 points.
February 22, 2014 Women's Track and Field Competes at GVSU Tune-up Invite ALLENDALE - The Calvin women’s track and field team competed at the Grand Valley State Tuneup Invitational on Friday and had several strong performances. On the women’s side, senior Julie Busscher had a strong showing in the 200 meters, taking sixth in a season-best time of 26.04 while junior Kelley Tuinenga had a season-best time of 1:00.88 in the 400 meters.
February 16, 2014 Calvin Women's Track and Field Team Wins Calvin Relays The Calvin women's track and field team hosted the Calvin Relays on Saturday inside the Huizenga Tennis and Track Center while competing on the Sturrus Track. The Calvin women's team took first place with a team score of 190 points with Hope taking second with 15 points, Aquinas third with 129 and Alma fourth with 93.
February 14, 2014 Calvin Track and Field Teams Compete at GVSU Big Meet A small group of Calvin track and field athletes competed at the Grand Valley State Big Meet Friday night.
February 9, 2014 Calvin Track and Field Teams Compete at Hillsdale HILLSDALE - The Calvin women’s track and field team put together two strong days of competition at the Hillsdale “Wide-Track” Classic on Friday and Saturday.
January 18, 2014 Michmerhuizen Wins 5K at GVSU Mike Lints Open ALLENDALE - The Calvin women’s indoor track and field team had a solid day of performances at the Mike Lints Open hosted by Grand Valley State on Friday. Competing in a field of 18 teams, Calvin took seventh with 25 points. Grand Valley won the meet with 127.5 points.