Dordt College Women's Basketball vs. Dakota State

February 17, 2000

(Madison, South Dakota) The Dordt women's basketball team came up short to drop to 5-7 in the SDIC Conference. Despite leading at the half, the Lady Defenders were outscored 35-28 in the second to lose by an overall score of 69-63. Carla Geleynse led the Lady Defenders with 20 points, while Serena Van Beek and Marlene Van Wingerden added to the offense with 17 and 10 points respectively. Dordt shot well from the line, going 9-11 for 81.8%. Geleynse also shared the team lead in rebounds with Kelli Holwerda, each pulling down six.

Dordt's Current Record: 12-11 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 19-7 (8-4)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 35 28 63
Dakota State 33 36 69
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Kelli Holwerda 6
Carla Geleynse 6
Team Total: 0
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Katie Siezer 7
Sheila Haack 7
Team Total: 0
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Carla Geleynse 20
Serena Van Beek 17
Marlene Van Wingerden 10
Team Total: 63
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Sheila Haack 22
Kathy Shypulski 12
Team Total: 69
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 25/64 39%
3-Point Field Goals: 4/21 19%
Free Throws: 9/11 82%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 26/61 43%
3-Point Field Goals: 5/13 38%
Free Throws: 12/18 67%

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