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Dordt College Men's Basketball vs. Peru State

November 5, 2003

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt Defenders won their first contest of the season tonight with a 89-71 victory over Peru State. Dordt trailed in the early minutes of the first half, but came back to take a 43-32 lead at the break and never looked back.

Senior Kyle Van Arendonk led the Defender scoring attack with 26 points on 10-14 shooting, including 2-2 from 3-point range. Bret Van Wyk had 16 points and Luke Ruter added 12 points for the Defenders. Dan Hospers pulled down 11 rebounds.

Dordt's Current Record: 1-0 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 0-2 (0-0)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 43 46 89
Peru State 32 39 71
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Dan Hospers 11
Brandon Haan 6
Peter Anderson 6
Team Total: 38
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
J.J. Oberg 8
Mike Woods 7
Myron Jenkins 6
Team Total: 32
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Kyle Van Arendonk 26
Bret Van Wyk 16
Luke Ruter 12
Dan Hospers 9
Team Total: 89
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Myron Jenkins 20
J.J. Oberg 20
Vincent Chambers 10
Team Total: 71
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 34/62 55%
3-Point Field Goals: 5/13 38%
Free Throws: 16/22 73%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 28/67 42%
3-Point Field Goals: 4/17 24%
Free Throws: 11/13 85%

For more information, please contact Mike Byker, Sports Information Director, at mbyker@dordt.edu or (712) 722-6301.