Cornerstone U - DMR’s and Distance groups highlight GVSU Big Meet

Cornerstone U - DMR’s and Distance groups highlight GVSU Big Meet

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ALLENDALE, Mich. – Cornerstone Track & Field competed at GVSU in a 2-day meet that started Friday with a school record from Alexis McConnell and concluded Saturday with a pair of strong showings from the Distance Medley Relay teams. The Golden Eagles will go into next week's WHAC Championships in a meet that will once again be hosted by Aquinas College on Saturday afternoon.

Women's Highlights

Alexis McConnell – set a new school record in 5,000 – 17:42.88 (auto standard for NAIA) – ranks No. 2 in NAIA this season

Top-10 finishes – Meredith Haddad in Long Jump, Gabriela Wittenbach in Weight Throw

Personal Records

Katelyn Koetsier – 200 (27.25) and 400 (1:01.45)

Madison Secord – 600 (1:39.34) and Mile

Rachel Gohn – 3,000

Sierra Albus – Mile

Ally Rabe - 800

Distance Medley Relay – ran 12:13.19 – second fastest in program history – Auto standard for NAIA

Men's Highlights

Colin De Young – 4:16.00 in the Mile – Auto Standard for NAIA

Doug Hollett – 4:18.00 in the Mile – Provisional Standard for NAIA

Distance Medley Relay – ran 10:01.53 – second fastest in program history – top ranked time in NAIA

Personal Records

Nate Silvey – 800 (1:57.19)

Owen Woltjer – 800 (1:59.35)

Denver Daniel – 3,000

Seth Bleyenberg – 5,000

Zach Feldpausch – Mile

Trevor Curtis – Mile

Cornerstone will stay in Grand Rapids for next week's WHAC Championships at Aquinas on Saturday afternoon.

Cross Country/Track & Field Contact: Aaron Sagraves