Dordt College Men's Basketball vs. Waldorf

November 9, 2012

(Orange City, Iowa) Dordt College never trailed in beating Waldorf (Iowa) on Friday night, November 9 at the Northwestern Red Raider/Pizza Ranch Men's Basketball Classic in Orange City, Iowa. The Defenders were up 34-19 at halftime and won 76-54.

Waldorf closed the early Dordt lead to 13-10 with 14:14 remaining in the half. Back to back buckets by Dordt's Trevor Wolterstorff and Shawn Keizer extended the lead to 17-10 with 11:38 left in the half. Neither team scored again until the 6:35 mark when Wolterstorff ended the drought with a bucket.

A late flurry of three-point baskets by Cliff Warner extended the lead to 34-19 at halftime with Warner scoring the last two baskets of the half.

Dordt extended the lead to 21 points early in the second half and Waldorf was unable to make a charge at the Defenders, getting no closer than 16 before falling by the 22 point final margin.

Dordt made 49.2 percent of its field goal attempts while Waldorf was limited to 34.9 percent shooting. Dordt managed a 46-26 rebounding advantage and converted a total of six three-point baskets.

Cliff Warner led Dordt with 21 points while converting 5-12 three-point tries. Wolterstorff added 18 points and Jordan Vogel had ten points and six rebounds. Kyle Lindbergh added nine points, 10 rebounds, two assists, four blocked shots and three steals. Shawn Keizer had nine points and 11 rebounds with seven assists.

Waldorf got 13 points by Gunsby DeJohnett and Kwamaine Johnson chipped in with 12.

Dordt is 5-0 this season while Waldorf is 0-3. The Defenders will host AIB (Iowa) on Saturday at 2:00 while Waldorf will take on Northwestern at 4:00.

Dordt's Current Record: 5-0 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 0-3 (0-0)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 34 42 76
Waldorf 19 35 54
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Shawn Keizer 11
Kyle Lindbergh 10
Chris Sievers 8
Team Total: 46
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Jordan Nelson 7
Erik Brewer 5
Team Total: 26
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Cliff Warner 21
Trevor Wolterstorff 18
Jordan Vogel 10
Team Total: 76
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Gunsby DeJohnett 13
Kwamaine Johnson 12
Team Total: 54
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 32/65 49%
3-Point Field Goals: 6/21 29%
Free Throws: 6/12 50%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 22/63 35%
3-Point Field Goals: 6/18 33%
Free Throws: 4/6 67%

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