NEWS & EVENTS

Dordt College News

Dordt Track And Field At Lincoln Friday

January 23, 2014

The Meet… The Prairie Wolf Invite will be hosted by Nebraska Wesleyan on Friday, January 24 beginning at 11:30 at the University of Nebraska’s Bob Devaney Sports Center.  The meet is set to conclude at about 8:00.

Schedule and Heat Sheets…The meet schedule and heat sheets for the event can be found here.


Last Time… Dordt hosted its annual Indoor Track and Field Open to start the season on Saturday, January 18.

Top-10 finishes by the Defenders included:
Women 400 Meter Dash
4 Wilgenburg, Siera Dordt 1:01.09

Women 800 Meter Run
1 Koerner, Lillie Dordt 2:21.41
4 Lewis, Kelsey Dordt 2:24.52

Women 1 Mile Run
6 Visscher, Jordyn Dordt 5:31.90
7 Van Zee, Justine Dordt 5:32.83

Women 3000 Meter Run
2 Opp, Lauren Dordt 10:33.50
3 De Vries, Abby Dordt 10:57.90
8 Bandstra, Samantha Dordt 12:04.38

Women 4x400 Meter Relay
7 Dordt A 4:16.08
1) Wilgenburg, Siera
2) Koerner, Lillie
3) Broersma, Marisa
4) Bonnema, Katie

Women High Jump
9 Fopma, Madison Dordt J1.50m

Women Pole Vault
5 Heidema, Breanne Dordt 3.03m

Women Long Jump
8 Heidema, Christy Dordt 5.04m
10 Faber, Sarah Dordt 4.97m

Women Triple Jump
8 Heidema, Christy Dordt 10.64m

Men 400 Meter Dash
2 Eckels, Josiah Dordt 51.53
3 Floen, Jake Dordt 51.61

Men 800 Meter Run
4 Wensink, Sam Dordt 1:59.09

Men 1000 Meter Run
4 Bierma, Tim Dordt 2:34.60

Men 1 Mile Run
7 McNamara, Stephan Dordt 4:41.18

Men 3000 Meter Run
6 Vander Kooi, Nick Dordt 9:17.29
10 Jackson, Nathan Dordt 9:26.03

Men 55 Meter Hurdles
1 Francis, Erin Dordt 7.63

Men 4x400 Meter Relay
4 Dordt A 3:28.77
1) Eckels, Josiah
2) Wensink, Sam
3) Kischer, Trent
4) Floen, Jake

Men High Jump
2 Wubben, Aaron Dordt 1.90m
4 Moats, Jacob Dordt 1.80m
7 Bolt, Matthew Dordt J1.80m

Men Pole Vault
5 Brinkerhoff, Jonathan Dordt 4.30m
8 Huff, Brett Dordt 4.15m
10 Davidsen, Robert Dordt 4.00m

Men Triple Jump
6 Zonnefeld, Trevor Dordt 12.57m

Men Shot Put
5 Bundick, Grayson Dordt 13.89m

Men Weight Throw
9 Pastoor, Justin Dordt 14.00m
10 Davis, Jesse Dordt 13.87m

Last Year… Dordt College competed in the Nebraska Wesleyan Prairie Wolf Invite in Lincoln, Nebraska. Top-10 finishes for the Defenders included:

Women Long Jump
5 Briana Vander Woude Dordt 18-03.25

Women Triple Jump
7 Christy Sikkema Dordt 35-06.50

Men High Jump
9 Aaron Wubben Dordt 6-02.25

Women 5000 Meter Run
3 Lauren Opp Dordt 18:21.55

Women 60 Meter Hurdles
3 Briana Vander Woude Dordt 8.76

Women 1 Mile Run
5 Merissa Harkema Dordt 5:19.62
9 Lillie Koerner Dordt 5:32.11
10 Abby De Vries Dordt 5:34.93

Women 400 Meter Dash
3 Siera Wilgenburg Dordt 1:00.35 4
5 Marisa Broersma Dordt 1:02.11 3
7 Tara Postma Dordt 1:02.87 3
10 Kathryn Smit Dordt 1:03.52 2

Men 400 Meter Dash
5 Nic Pfeifle Dordt 50.87 6

Women 600 Meter Run
2 Katie Bonnema Dordt 1:33.90 3

Men 600 Meter Run
5 Trent Kischer Dordt 1:26.79 3
8 Jake Byma Dordt 1:28.31 3

Women 800 Meter Run
7 Kayla Byl Dordt 2:27.20

Women 1000 Meter Run
7 Whitney Wilgenburg Dordt 3:13.15
8 Lillie Koerner Dordt 3:17.89

Men 1000 Meter Run
1 Ryan Tholen Dordt 2:29.82

Women 200 Meter Dash
5 Briana Vander Woude Dordt 26.57 8

Men 200 Meter Dash
10 Jake Floen Dordt 22.93 7

Women 3000 Meter Run
7 Merissa Harkema Dordt 10:54.45
8 Lauren Opp Dordt 10:56.28

Women 4x400 Meter Relay
5 Dordt 'A' 4:05.22 3
1) Siera Wilgenburg 2) Tara Postma
3) Marisa Broersma 4) Katie Bonnema

10 Dordt 'B' x4:21.44 1
1) Lynelle De Bruin 2) Kayla Byl
3) Kathryn Smit 4) Chelsea Vaandrager

Men 4x400 Meter Relay
3 Dordt 'A' 3:26.79 3
1) Jake Floen 2) Aaron Floen
3) Trent Kischer 4) Nic Pfeifle

Qualifying List… Erin Francis, a senior at Dordt College from Carrollton, Texas, met the automatic qualifying standard for the NAIA National Championship Meet with his performance Saturday, January 18, at the Dordt College Open.

Francis ran the 55 meter hurdles in a time of :07.63, well under the needed :07.72 for automatic qualification.

Lauren Opp, a junior from Garner, Iowa, met the provisional standard in the 3,000 meters with a time of 10:33.5.  The provisional standard is 10:35 and the automatic qualifying standard is 10:30 in the event.

The Schedule…The 2014 Indoor Track and Field season consists of five “regular” season meets, the GPAC Championships and the NAIA Championships.  The Defenders will compete in meets on a weekly basis until the end of the season when there are ten days in between the GPAC and NAIA meets.

Next…The Defenders will go to a meet hosted by Buena Vista on Saturday, February 1 in Storm Lake, Iowa.

Media Access: Download Word Version | High Resolution Image: 1