Monthly Archives: January 2010

One Game At A Time

At this point of the year that’s how you have to look at the basketball season.  Three weeks from the finish line, five games left for the women, six for the men.  Really, a lot of basketball left for both … Continue reading

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Twists and Turns

The trip that is the GPAC basketball season took some turns and detours last night.  When the dust had settled there was a scoring record on the men’s basketball side of things with a couple teams averting upsets and a … Continue reading

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Optimism

shows up in January in the form of the GPAC baseball and softball polls.  Yes, spring will get here…..it just might take a while.  Results of said polls are on the www.dordt.edu/athletics website.  The most important factor I take away … Continue reading

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Another Sweep

Road sweeps happen VERY rarely in the GPAC and the Dordt Defender basketball teams got two of them this week.  After a little digging I came to realize the Defender had some pretty good luck at the Cimpl Arena in … Continue reading

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New Week, New Rankings

It’s a meat grinder.  Can we all agree on that?   Women’s basketball in the GPAC will chew you up and spit you out.  You want proof.  Here it is. New rankings are up for NAIA Division II basketball and there … Continue reading

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The Weekend

Basketball split with Hastings at home.  Track hosted an indoor meet and the hockey team won a pair.  That, in a nutshell, was the weekend. The Defender women stood toe to toe with the #2 ranked Hastings College Broncos on … Continue reading

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Split At the Palace

A pair of games at the Corn Palace last night for the Dordt basketball teams.  The Palace, by far the most unique setting for basketball in the conference, was originally built to accommodate concerts and performances on the stage so … Continue reading

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Back At It

Trying to settle back into a groove after the holidays.  Oftentimes it takes the students coming back on campus for me to feel like it’s time to settle back into a routine and today marks that day.  First day of … Continue reading

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Not Where I Thought I Would Be

on this Wednesday night.  Woke up this morning anticipating a trip to Sioux City for a pair of basketball games with Morningside.  Alas, a decision had to be made at 2:00 this afternoon as to whether the trip would be … Continue reading

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