HOLLAND, Mich. – The Calvin men's swimming & diving team started the season winning four events at the MIAA Relays. There was no team scoring at the event.
The Knights started the evening winning the 200-yard medley relay. The team of sophomore Ben Holstege (Keswick, Va./Covenant), senior Eli Holstege (Keswick, Va./Covenant), senior Brett Stoughton (Centerville, Ind./Centerville) and sophomore Jared Britton (Falls Church, Va./George Mason) won with a time of 1:35.21.
Calvin would touch the wall first in the 200 breast relay at 1:51.56, with the team of freshman Fear Churchwell (Athens, Ga./Clarke Central), Eli Holstege, freshman Sam Holstege (Keswick, Va./Covenant) and sophomore Jacob Lensing (Pella, Iowa/Pella Christian).
In the 3x500-yard medley relay, Calvin took first with the team of Fear Churchwell, freshman Brian Goins (Rochester Hills, Mich./Adams) and sophomore Nathan Olberding (Noblesville, Ind./Noblesville) at 15:15.81.
Calvin recorded a first-place finish in the 400-yard medley relay. The team of Ben Holstege, junior Skyler Fish (Ionia, Mich./Ionia), Fear Churchwell and Brett Stoughton finished with a winning time of 3:43.29.
The Knights return to action on Saturday when they host Grand Valley State.