Dordt College Women's Basketball vs. Nebraska Wesleyan

December 13, 2003

(Lincoln, Nebraska) The Dordt College Lady Defenders snapped a seven game losing streak with a win on the road in the Great Plains Athletic Conference on Saturday. The Lady Defenders turned a one point halftime lead into a double digit lead in the second half and held off the Nebraska Wesleyan Prairie Wolves by a score of 67-57.

Dordt College was topped by Rachel Van Beek's 15 points and nine rebounds while Tara De Boer added 11 points and six rebounds. The Lady Defenders grabbed a whopping 19 offenisve rebounds whiloe forcing the hosts into 22 turnovers.

Dordt's Current Record: 2-7 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 3-6 (2-3)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 28 39 67
Nebraska Wesleyan 27 30 57
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Rachel Van Beek 9
Tara De Boer 6
Rachel Schutte 5
Team Total: 45
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Jenny Glantz 9
Rhea May 6
Team Total: 34
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Rachel Van Beek 15
Katie Bleeker 12
Tara De Boer 11
Team Total: 67
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Rhea May 12
Jenny Glantz 10
Team Total: 57
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 24/62 39%
3-Point Field Goals: 1/10 10%
Free Throws: 18/28 64%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 19/54 35%
3-Point Field Goals: 7/21 33%
Free Throws: 12/14 86%

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