Calvin's Distance Runners Compete at Bucknell Bison Outdoor Classic

Calvin's Distance Runners Compete at Bucknell Bison Outdoor Classic

LEWISBURG, Pa. - Calvin College sophomore Michelle Koetje (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian HS) competed at the Bucknell Bison Outdoor Classic Saturday evening in the 10,000 meter run. Koetje placed third in the event with a time of 38:14.69.

In the 1500 meters, junior Katie Diekema (Kenmore, Wash./Inglemoor HS) had a blistering time of 4:35.50 that currently ranks eighth on the NCAA III Outdoor Track and Field performance list.

Diekema, Koetje and the rest of their Calvin teammates will return to action next weekend, competing at the Al Owens Classic at Grand Valley State University.