Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
Hatchett, Carow, Crum, and Brooks Lead Crusaders at GVSU-Tune Up

Friday, February 21, 2014

While competing at the GVSU Tune-Up on Friday, Valparaiso’s ‘A’ and ‘B’ 4x400-meter relay teams took first and third respectively.

The ‘A’ relay team, comprised of Antwon Hatchett (Indianapolis, Ind./Warren Central), Josh Carow (Greenwood, Ind./Indianapolis Lutheran), Tyler Crum (Plymouth, Ind./Plymouth), and Chad Brooks (Hobart, Ind./Hobart) broke the tape at 3:25.29.

The ‘B’ relay team, consisting of Joe Holy (Bolingbrook, Ill./Joliet Catholic), Andrew Butts (Clayton, Ohio, Northmont), Kurtis Slenk (Holland, Mich./Holland Christian), and Anthony Franze (Gunter, Texas/Gunter), clocked in at 3:26.33.

Elsewhere on the track, Trace Ostergren (LaPorte, Ind./Culver Academy) captured a top-ten finish in the 5,000-meter run, crossing the finish line at 15:36.26 for a ninth-place finish in the event. Ostergren’s time was a season-best for the Crusaders.

In the field events for Valparaiso, Elijah Owen (LaPorte, Ind./LaPorte) finished third in high jump, clearing 6’1 ¼” – the best height of the season for the Crusaders.

In the pole vault, Justin Zosso (Chesterton, Ind./Chesterton) placed fifth, clearing 14’5 ½”.

Jacob Frey (St. Paul, Minn./Roseville Area) threw for 51’3 ½” in the weight throw, good for ninth-place overall.

M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler