2014-15 Women's Track & Field
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Nate Van Holten
Position: Assistant Coach
Years Coached: 13th Season

Email: [email protected]

Coach Nate Van Holten enters his 12th season with the Cornerstone cross country and track & field programs and is in his third as head men’s crcoach.  

In his time at Cornerstone, the record books have been re-written as they have amassed 70 All Americans (7 XC, 63 track) and included in those honors are four National Champions and 10 National Runner up finishes.  The cross country teams have gone to Nationals as a team on five occasions and had an individual qualifier every year. In 2007 the team finished 5th as a team, the best team finish at CU.

In the 2014 track season Van Holten coached a pair of National Champions in the Mile and 3k Racewalk.    

A pair of former CU athlete in which Van Holten has continued to work with, Derek Scott and Zach Ripley, have represented team USA in three different international competitions.  Both athletes hit qualifying times for the Olympic Trials while Derek Scott also went on to become a sub 4-minute miler, running  3:57.  Van Holten has helped nine athletes qualify for the USA JR Championships and seven qualify for the USA Outdoor Championships. 

Coach “Q” started out as a walk-on at Cornerstone University and in his final season finished as an All-American in the 4x4 relay indoor with a 5th place finish. He has a Masters Degree from Grand Valley State University in Social Work after his undergrad at Cornerstone in Youth Psychology. He currently resides in Grand Rapids with his wife Jane and two kids Logan and Olympia.

 
 
Women's Track & Field Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
Mia AdamsFRSprints Brawley, Calif.Brawley HS
Bailey BroganSODistance Kalamazoo, Mich.Mattawan HS
Kaitlyn BronkemaJRSprints McBain, Mich.McBain HS
Cathy CoryellSOMiddle Distance Hamilton, Mich.Hamilton HS
Tiara GeemesFRSprints Wyoming, Mich.East Kentwood HS
Brianna GriffithsSRDistance/Walks Roselle, Ill.Lake Park HS
Grace HamiltonFRDistance Evart, Mich.Evart HS
Larissa HamptonSRSprints Fort Wayne, Ind.Snider HS
Elyssa HofmannFRSprints Livonia, Mich.Livonia Churchill HS
Mariah HolmesSOVault Tustin, Mich.Pine River HS
Gabriela HolyfieldFRThrows Belding, Mich.Belding HS
Cassie JagerFRPole Vault Grand Rapids, Mich.Grand Rapids Christian HS
Cathy KimSOJumps/Vault Kentwood, Mich.East Kentwood HS
Katrina LeeFRJumps Holland, Mich.Holland Christian HS
Lindsay LipaSRSprints/Jumps Canton, Mich.Plymouth Canton HS
Melissa ManlanJRWalks Kalamazoo, Mich.Kalamazoo Central HS
Faith MoerdykFRJumps Kaleva, Mich.Bear Lake-Onekama HS
Brittany MurraySRMulti's Monclova, Ohio.Anthony Wayne HS
Tess OdegardSOJumps Ypsilanti, Mich.Milan HS
Julie OosterhouseSRMiddle Distance Byron Center, Mich.Byron Center HS
Kayla OvokaitysJRWalks Cedar Springs, Mich.Cedar Springs HS
Brooke OwensSOMiddle Distance Sterling Heights, Mich.Sterling Heights Stevenson
Megan QuickFRSprints Harrisville, Mich.Alcona HS
Allyson RabeFRMid-Distance Portage, Mich.Portage Northern HS
Gabby ReamsSOVault Ada, Mich.Forest Hills Eastern HS
Joy ReistFRMid-Distance Traverse City, Mich.Traverse City Central HS
Haley RussellSRThrows Leroy, Mich.Pine River HS
Lyndee SayersJRHurdles Edison, Ohio.Mt. Gilead Christian HS
Leah ShepherdSRDistance Grand Rapids, Mich.East Kentwood HS
Rachel SkinnerSOSprints Bolingbrook, Ill.Naperville Central HS
Anita SouzaSRHudles/Sprints Varginha, Brazil.Mary Holy Name HS
Audrey TremaineJRDistance Jackson, Mich.Leslie HS
Sydney TremaineSRDistance Jackson, Mich.Leslie HS
Katie WellsFRSprints Nunica, Mich.Spring Lake HS
CallyAnne WymaSRDistance Saint Louis, Mich.Saint Louis HS
Paul Koutz - Head Coach - 3rd season
Rod Wortley - Director of Cross Country/Track & Field - 19th season
Kevin Patterson - Assistant Coach - 15th season
Nate Van Holten - Assistant Coach - 13th season
Rieley Anglin-Hondulas - Manager - 1st season
 
 
 
  • Mar. 28 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Goshen Invite (Hosted by Goshen College) - Canceled
  • Mar. 14 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Day 2 - CCU Invitational (Hosted by Coastal Carolina University) - No Team Score
  • Mar. 13 - Women's Outdoor Track & Field @ Day 1 - CCU Invitational (Hosted by Coastal Carolina University) - No Team Score
  • Mar. 7 - Women's Indoor Track & Field @ 2015 NAIA Indoor National Championships - 6th of 47
  • Mar. 6 - Women's Indoor Track & Field @ 2015 NAIA Indoor National Championships - No Team Score
  • Mar. 5 - Women's Indoor Track & Field @ 2015 NAIA Indoor National Championships - No Team Score
  • Feb. 21 - Women's Indoor Track & Field @ 2015 WHAC Championships (Hosted by Aquinas College) - 2nd of 6
  • Feb. 14 - Women's Indoor Track & Field @ GVSU Big Meet (Hosted by Grand Valley State) - No Team Score
  • Feb. 13 - Women's Indoor Track & Field @ GVSU Big Meet (Hosted by Grand Valley State) - No Team Score
  • Feb. 6 - Women's Indoor Track & Field @ Furniture City Challenge (Hosted by Aquinas College) - 1st of 4