Calvin Distance Runners Compete at Bucknell Bison Outdoor Classic

Calvin Distance Runners Compete at Bucknell Bison Outdoor Classic

LEWISBURG, Pa. - A group of Calvin distance runners from the Calvin men's track and field team competed at the Bucknell Bison Outdoor Classic.

In the men's 1500 meter run, senior Mark DeJong (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian HS) clocked a time of 4:19.64.

Sophomore Caleb Ferguson (Naperville, Il./Neuqua Valley HS) posted a time of 9:32.12 in the 3,000 meter steeplechase. Sophomore Addison Smith (Seoul, South Korea/Seoul Foreign School) clocked in with a time of 9:43.53. 

In the 5,000 meters, sophomore Tyler Johnson (Springfield, Il./Pleasant Plains HS) came up with a career-best time of 14:51.96. 

Freshman Jonathan Ellis (Baltimore, Md./Towson HS) also competed in his first collegiate 10,000 meter run and did so in strong fashion, taking second with a time of 31:21.67.