Monthly Archives: October 2008

Not Dead Yet

Kudos to the men’s soccer team on keeping their post-season playoff hopes alive with a 1-1 double overtime tie on Thursday night as darkness descended on the field in Sioux Center. The tie allows Dordt to still have a shot … Continue reading

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Plugging Along

Here we are, Wednesday again. A few odds and ends for you. Congratulations to the Dordt Defender women’s soccer team and coaching staff on clinching the Great Plains Athletic Conference regular season title with a 3-2 win yesterday over the … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Meaning to Do This All Week

And it just keeps getting pushed to the bottom of the list. Here goes. After an extended break–or what seems like an extended break, we get back to competitions today. The soccer games Wednesday were postponed because of miserable conditions. … Continue reading

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Closing In

A few notable achievements on the horizon. Dordt College volleyball has put together another fine season under head coach Tom Van Den Bosch. With a 25-5 record this season, the Defenders have Van Den Bosch on the brink of 400 … Continue reading

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Fremont on a Saturday

On the road with football this afternoon. In Fremont, Nebraska to play the Midland Lutheran Warriors. Typical mid-October day, cold and blustery. Midland’s been playing pretty well, coach is concerned about Midland’s defense–pretty aggressive group the way it sounds. Kickoff … Continue reading

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As Promised

earlier this morning-more thoughts on the past week. Let’s start at the beginning, a very good place to start. Tuesday volleyball with Northwestern at Sioux Center. Had the talented Red Raiders on the ropes when Dordt came back to tie … Continue reading

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First Win

I’ll write more later. Church is coming up and I don’t want the front bench, but, here’s a link to an article written by Tim Gallegher in the Sioux City Journal. Enjoy…… http://www.siouxcityjournal.com/articles/2008/10/12/news/local/31101f0da92acf52862574e0000c24de.txt Here’s the version cut and pasted if … Continue reading

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A New Week

Before we head into the new week, a look back.. Big news out of the Athletic Department with Rick Vander Berg’s announced retirement at the end of the school year. Whether he wants to admit it or not, Rick was … Continue reading

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Friday Afternoon

And I ‘m finishing things up in preparing for tonight’s volleyball match with Nebraska Wesleyan. These are two pretty meaningful matches for the volleyball team as they face Wesleyan tonight and Doane on Saturday–both teams that beat Dordt last season. … Continue reading

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