Monthly Archives: December 2008

Closing up shop

Am in the process of getting ready to leave the office for a few days and clearing my desk. It’s hard for me to believe Christmas is in two days. With the hustle of the first semester Thanksgiving comes and … Continue reading

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Hmmmmmm

The times they are a changin’, well, at least they might be. No one said the GPAC’s current 13 members would remain together and live happily ever after, but I must say I was a bit surprised when the news … Continue reading

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What do you do

when there are no games to prepare for. You sign recruits and write releases. You catch up with some record keeping. You watch the snow and feel the cold and are glad you don’t work full-time outside anymore like you … Continue reading

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Upset!

The Dordt College Defender women’s basketball team registered an upset on Saturday. Beat the #13 Doane Tigers at the DeWitt Gym. I wasn’t terribly surprised the game was competitive because these two have played some pretty good games over the … Continue reading

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A gauntlet

That’s what the Defender women’s basketball team has to run through this season. Hokey Pete! The rankings for this week’s basketball just came out for the NAIA Division II women’s basketball teams. From the GPAC-#1 Morningside, #2 Hastings, #10 Concordia, … Continue reading

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So Long

Sioux City. Spent three days covering the NAIA National Volleyball Tournament. The facility was fantastic for volleyball, by far the best of the three I’ve been at (Palm Beach and San Diego were the others. Plenty of room for the … Continue reading

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Trying To Figure It Out

I’m in my seat for the final day of the NAIA National Volleyball Tournament, for Dordt College at least. Dordt’s hopes for advancing past pool play ended yesterday when Azusa Pacific beat Mobile 3-0. That was the first domino Dordt … Continue reading

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Good Morning

From the NAIA National Volleyball tournament. The Dordt College Defenders lost a 3-0 decision to Azusa Pacific onTuesday afternoon. Played hard, scrapped and had a chance to steal set one but a couple unforced errors resulted in APU pulling out … Continue reading

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National Tournament Time

When does a national tournament not feel like a national tournament? When it happens 50 miles from campus, that’s when. The Dordt volleyball team plays three matches of the pool variety this Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Realistically they must win … Continue reading

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