Let the good times roll. Both the men's and women's Calumet College of St. Joseph bowling teams were in action at the Norse Classic this past weekend, each with their own set of goals. For the Lady Wave, finishing out the season on a strong note was the key, with the men looking for one more solid tournament preformance to get them ready for the last tier one event of the year. Both achieved their goals, as they took home two top two finishes on Saturday afternoon in Kentucky.
That Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference league office announced Wednesday morning that Calumet College of St. Joseph's men's track and field student-athlete Robert Davis (JR/Baton Rouge, La.) picked up his second CCAC Men's Indoor Field Athlete of the Week honor for the week ending on January 27, 2019.
The Calumet College of St. Joseph men's and women's bowling team headed back to Addison, Ill. for the second straight weekend, this time to participate in the tier one ISBPA/Kegel Midwest Collegiate Classic tournament. The Crimson Wave turned in mixed results once again, as the women faltered for the second straight week. Meanwhile, the men's squad turned in their third straight top five finish, continuing their mid-season resurgence.
Two top two finishes from Calumet College of St. Joseph's men's track and field team member Robert Davis (JR/Baton Rouge, La.) during the seven-day period from Jan. 7-13 has earned the junior the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Indoor Field Athlete of the Week honors, the league office announced Wednesday morning.
As the calendar winds down on the 2018 portion of the Calumet College of St. Joseph men's basketball schedule, the Crimson Wave had their focus on continuing their momentum through the new year. They took another step towards that, coming away with the win against a Holy Cross College team that is always a tough out for CCSJ on Saturday afternoon in Whiting.
Playing in their first of three games during finals week, the Calumet College of St. Joseph women's basketball team were looking to take advantage of the two NCAA DIII teams that they are taking on before heading back into CCAC play on Saturday. Take advantage is exactly what they did to Kalamazoo College, forcing almost 30 turnovers in the 23-point blowout win.
After winning their last two games by 11 points or more, the Calumet College of St. Joseph men's basketball team was due for a nail-biter. They definitely got on. Down for almost the entire second half, the Crimson and Gray rallied to take back the lead and hold off the Cardinals of Andrews University for their tenth win of the season on Tuesday night at the Rittenmeyer.
Playing for the first time in two weeks thanks to a rim issue that saw their game against Saint Xavier canceled back on the 17th of November, the Calumet College of St. Joseph men's basketball team were hoping that their winning streak wouldn't suffer because of the downtime. Well, after their last battle, it is still very much alive. CCSJ battled during a back and forth first half before taking control of the game in the second to down IU-South Bend for their eighth straight win.
The Calumet College of St. Joseph women's bowling team headed into action for their only tournament this month when they took the trip east to play in the Falcon Classic. One would be safe to assume that the team would be rusty after going a month without seeing tournament play, but that certainly wasn't the case here. The Lady Wave dominated play during the one-day tournament, turning in their best finish of the season.