Calvin Men's Track and Field Team Takes Third at Grand Valley State Open
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ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Calvin men's track and field team took third place with a team score of 57 points at the Grand Valley State Open Friday night at the Kelly Family Sports Center.
Calvin's top event was the 5,000 meter run as senior Ethan Anderson (Stillwater, MN/Stillwater Area HS) won the race in a time of 14:50.36 while sophomore Andrew Philipose (Mount Prospect, IL/John Hersey HS) was second (15:06.95).
In the 400 meters, freshman James Jeninga (Brookfield, Wisc./Milwaukee Lutheran HS) was sixth (52.02). In the 800 meters, freshman Luke Peterson (Holland/Holland Christian HS) took fourth (2:01.13). In the 3,000 meters, junior Jordan Kramer (Pewaukee, Wisc./Lake Country Lutheran HS) was third in a time of 8:43.25.
In the 60 meter hurdles, sophomore Chase Rohrer (Ludington/Ludington HS) was eighth (8.68).
Calvin also had a solid day in the field events as senior Lucas Wolters (Vincennes, Ind./South Knox HS) was second in the pole vault (14-7 1/4), freshman Lee Barents (Redlands, Ca./Arrowhead Christian) fifth in the long jump (20-10) and junior Jeiel Burrell (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) fifth in the triple jump (40-0 1/2).
Calvin is back in action next Friday when it competes at the Mike Lints Open at Grand Valley State.