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Dordt Track At Storm Lake This Weekend

January 24, 2013

The Meet… Dordt College will compete in an invite hosted by Buena Vista in Storm Lake, Iowa on Saturday, January 26.  The Defenders will also have competitors in the multi-event portion of the meet on Friday, January 25.

Heat Sheets will be posted here when available.

Meet schedule will be posted here when available.


Last Time… (Lincoln, Nebraska) 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

Dordt sent a limited number of athletes to the Wayne State Invite on Saturday, January 19. The lone top-10 finishes for the Defenders came in the men's shot put.

Men Shot Put
8 Jordan Huisman Dordt 12.87m 42-02.75

9 Jesse Davis Dordt 12.58m 41-03.25

Last Year… This meet was hosted on January 28 last season. 

Top-ten finishes by the Defenders today included: Men Weight Throw
10 Pastoor, Justin Dordt 10.36m 34-00.00
FOUL 10.36m 10.09m

Women Weight Throw
10 Holz, Emily Dordt 10.27m 33-08.50

Women Long Jump
1 Vander Woude, Briana Dordt 5.41m 17-09.00
8 Sikkema, Christy Dordt x4.97m 16-03.75
10 Moerman, Lindsey Dordt x4.77m 15-07.75

Women High Jump
2 Vander Woude, Briana Dordt 1.64m 5-04.50

Men High Jump
6 DuMez, Sam Dordt 1.85m 6-00.75

Men's Pole Vault
3 Brinkerhoff, Joshua Dordt x4.30m 14-01.25
5 Huff, Brett Dordt J4.30m 14-01.25
6 Brinkerhoff, Jonathan Dordt J4.30m 14-01.25

Women Pole Vault
8 Tacoma, Christina Dordt J3.13m 10-03.25
9 Heidema, Breanne Dordt 2.98m 9-09.25

Women Shot Put
9 Smith, Rachel Dordt 10.28m 33-08.75

Women Triple Jump
3 Vander Zee, Crystal Dordt 10.41m 34-02.00
9 Moerman, Lindsey Dordt 9.50m 31-02.00

Women 4x800 Meter Relay
2 Dordt 'A' 9:35.51
1) Wilgenburg, Whitney 2) Koerner, Lillie
3) Bonnema, Katie 4) Harkema, Merissa

Men 4x800 Meter Relay
2 Dordt 'A' 7:53.85
1) Kischer, Trent 2) Bierma, Tim
3) Tholen, Ryan 4) Byma, Jake

5 Dordt 'B' x8:28.44
1) McNamara, Stephan 2) Kroeze, Tyler
3) Opp, Derek 4) Postma, Chris

6 Dordt 'C' x9:21.17
1) Van Dyke, Cristian 2) Buss, Jake
3) Spronk, Aaron 4) Veenstra, Devin

Women 4x200 Meter Relay
3 Dordt 'A' 1:52.21
1) Van Beek, Kari 2) Vaandrager, Chelsea
3) Moerman, Lindsey 4) Vander Zee, Crystal

Men 4x200 Meter Relay
1 Dordt 'A' 1:31.91
1) Floen, Aaron 2) Lammers, Joseph
3) Tudor, Aaron 4) Pfeifle, Nic

Women 1 Mile Run
7 De Vries, Abby Dordt 5:34.03
9 Duncan, Nichole Dordt 5:42.75

Men 1 Mile Run
2 Tudor, Eric Dordt 4:26.11

Women 400 Meter Dash
4 Van Beek, Kari Dordt 1:02.03
9 Lieuwen, Katelyn Dordt 1:05.43
13 Vaandrager, Chelsea Dordt x1:06.80

Men 400 Meter Dash
2 Pfeifle, Nic Dordt 49.59
4 Henderson, Alex Dordt 51.48

Women 600 Meter Run
1 Koerner, Lillie Dordt 1:41.72
2 Postma, Tara Dordt 1:42.61

Men 600 Meter Run
7 Kischer, Trent Dordt 1:28.52
9 Byma, Jake Dordt 1:30.62

Women 5000 Meter Run
3 Opp, Lauren Dordt 19:08.87
6 Orlow, Hannah Dordt 19:53.59

Women 55 Meter Hurdles
1 Vander Woude, Briana Dordt 8.44 8.39

Men 55 Meter Hurdles
1 Francis, Erin Dordt 8.05 7.93 7.922

Women 800 Meter Run
4 Duncan, Nichole Dordt 2:31.93
7 De Vries, Abby Dordt 2:34.84

Women 1000 Meter Run
4 Harkema, Merissa Dordt 3:08.63
5 Wilgenburg, Whitney Dordt 3:08.74
10 Buikema, Renee Dordt x3:13.82

Men 1000 Meter Run
8 Postma, Chris Dordt 2:46.00

Men 5000 Meter Run
8 Jackson, Nathan Dordt 16:15.78

Men 4x400 Meter Relay
2 Dordt 'A' 3:24.08
1) Henderson, Alex 2) Lammers, Joseph
3) Tholen, Ryan 4) Pfeifle, Nic

Qualifying List…Dordt had two individuals Saturday qualify for the NAIA National Meet to be held February 28-March 2 in Geneva, Ohio.  Briana Vander Woude qualified in the 55 meter hurdles and high jump while Katie Bonnema reached the standard in the 400 meters.

On Saturday, January 19 the Defenders qualified more individuals for the National Meet.  Vander Woude achieved the standard in the 60 meter hurdles and the long jump.  Vander Woude leaped 5.57 meters (18’3.25”) which surpassed the needed distance of 5.5 meters.  Vander Woude qualified in the 60 hurdles with a time of :08.76 which was easily under the needed time of :09.1.  Bonnema ran the 600 meters in 1:33.90 which was under the needed time of 1:37.90.  Lauren Opp ran the 5,000 meters in 18:21.55, beating the needed time of 18:25.  Ryan Tholen claimed a spot at the NAIA Championships with a time of 2:29.82 in the 1,000 meters.  He needed 2:31.90 to qualify for the national meet.

Next…Dordt goes back to Storm Lake on Saturday, February 2 for another meet hosted by Buena Vista.
 

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