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Grand Rapids Christian High School

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Eagles Athletics

Grand Rapids Christian High School

Eagles Athletics

Grand Rapids Christian High School

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3 months ago

Boys Varsity Track takes 3rd at Houseward Invitational

Game Date
Apr 17, 2021

Adam Sarjo provided a highlight in the discus. After leading the event coming into the finals, he was passed for first place by Ryan Shinabery of Unity Christian. On his final throw, Sarjo unleashed a huge PR toss of 139’9” to take back first place and give the Eagles ten points. Joey Rauwerda was another field event champion for GRC; his jump of 12’6” was a personal-best.

In the 800 meters, Tinsae Nelson pulled away from the field to win the event in a PR time of 2:05.96. Nelson also teamed with Pieter Boer, Rowan Jansen, and Jon LaRue to take second in the 4 x 400 meter relay in a season’s-best time of 3:41.18.

Freshman Michael McNinch turned in a strong performance in the 100-meter dash to earn third in a personal-best 11.82, while Jack Peterson’s 4:35 PR in the mile was also good for third place. Ben Zwart cracked ten minutes in the two-mile (9:59) to take third, which was also Tyler VerMerris’s place in the 300 hurdles (47.30). CJ Jones also PRed in the shot put to take third with a toss of 41’4”.

Unity Christian took the boys’ championship with 120 points to the Eagles’ 99.


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