Monthly Archives: November 2007

Mid-Week musings

Long night at the World’s Only Corn Palace in Mitchell, South Dakota. Women got off to a slow start–down 30-13 when they failed to match up with Wesleyan’s shooters. Got back to within eight at halftime. Dominated early in the … Continue reading

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Player of the Week

Congratulations to Logan Kingma on being named the GPAC men’s basketball player of the week. Helped the Defenders to a 2-1 record against three ranked foes. Had 30 points and 13 rebounds against Bellevue on Saturday and averaged 23 points … Continue reading

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Defender Classic Finished

The two day Defender Gold Club Classic is in the books….Three teams ranked in the pre-season NAIA DivisionII men’s basketball poll took part–Bellevue, William Penn and Sioux Falls. Dordt went 1-1 with a one point loss to William Penn on … Continue reading

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Lots of Points

Good grief what a lot of points at the De Witt Gym on Tuesday. Northwestern women beat Dordt 106-62. Close game for the first ten minutes and then the dam broke. Dordt may have lost Erin Savery for the season … Continue reading

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Another All-American

Congratulations to Jen Kempers on earning NAIA all-American honors at the NAIA national cross country meet in Kenosha, Wisconsin on Saturday. Finished 17th, two seconds out of 13th. Had a time of 18:14.7. NAIA standards hold that the top-30 finishers … Continue reading

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Day Two at Regionals

Well, Dordt got a gift last night from Northwestern when the Red Raiders beat Dickinson State to force playoffs Saturday morning at the Regional Tournament. Single games to 30 beginning at 10:00. Dordt lost 30-27 to DSU on Saturday morning … Continue reading

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Hmmmmm…..

Day one of the NAIA Region III volleyball tournament. Strange, unpredictable….you name it, we’ve had it. Dordt started the day knocking off Northwestern 3-1 in the first match of the day. Dordt looked dead in the water, lost game one … Continue reading

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Tuesday, November 14

On the road with the men’s basketball team as they beat Grace tonight in Omaha, Nebraska. Grace used to go by the name of Grace Bible Institute, now they are simply Grace University. Nice facility–four years old. The Defenders didn’t … Continue reading

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Worth the Wait

The waiting game is over for the Defender volleyball team. Took the third at large bid and the #5 seed in the NAIA Region III field that was announced Sunday afternoon. Coach Van Den Bosch has been saying all he … Continue reading

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Wait it out

The waiting game begins for the Dordt College volleyball team as they were eliminated in the Great Plains Athletic Conference semifinal round on Wednesday night in Sioux City against Morningside. Were beaten pretty soundly in almost every aspect of the … Continue reading

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