The Jayhawks were back in action this weekend at the Golden Grizzlies Invitational at Oakland University. They battled 40mph winds to put up some great performances.
Opening the weekend for the Jayhawks was Rebekah VanDeWeg (Spring Lake HS) placing 6th in the heptathlon with a score of 3233. This score puts her in the top ten in the nation currently. Mitch Johnson (Fruitport HS) took on the 3k Steeplechase, posting a time of 10:30.08, good for 6th place. Derek Monje (Fruitport HS) took 9th in the Javelin with a throw of 34.09m. Nic Ruvalcaba (Lakeview HS) vaulted 3.40m taking 4th overall in the meet. Logan Wells (Hart HS) ran 22.81 in the 200m taking 11th place. The men’s 4×400 relay consisting of Logan Wells (Hart HS) Noah Hendricks (Fruitport HS), Nick Ruvalcaba (Lakeview HS), and Jake Phillips (Grand Haven HS) ran 3: 45.36, with every member of the team coming in under 60sec splits.
The Jayhawks will be back in action this weekend at the Al Owens Memorial Meet at Grand Valley State University.