GVL/Archive - Samora Nesbitt practices his jump on Feb. 17, 2016 in Allendale.

Nesbitt, GVSU seniors shine at Tune-Up Meet

The Grand Valley State track and field Tune-Up Meet provides a last chance opportunity for athletes to earn a spot at nationals. For the Lakers specifically, it also serves as a chance to recognize the senior class as they compete in the final home indoor meet of their careers.

GVL / Luke Holmes - The GVSU Lints Alumni Meet was held in the Kelly Family Sports Center on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2016.

Thomas soars, GVSU track and field wins Mike Lints Alumni Open

Isaiah Thomas’ new record in the long jump highlighted a strong outing for the Grand Valley State track and field teams as they cruised to victories at the Mike Lints Alumni Open Saturday, Jan. 28 at the Kelly Family Sports Center. The men tallied 114.66 points to beat runner-up Indiana Tech (65). The women totaled 120.25 points as they edged out GLIAC opponent Hillsdale (83.25).

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Wuoi Mach on Friday Jan. 20, 2016.

Men take first, women take second at GVSU Open

The Grand Valley State men’s track and field team put on a strong performance at home at the GVSU Open Friday, Jan. 20. They edged out South Florida by 19 points to take first place with a score of 130.33, while the women’s team took second, totaling 128 points and falling just short of Eastern Michigan.