Dordt College Women's Basketball vs. Doane

January 29, 2005

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt College Lady Defenders upset the #8 in the nation Doane College Tigers this afternoon in women's GPAC basketball 83-80. The Lady Defenders led most of the second half only to see Doane tie it on a pair of free throws by Josi Gronemeyer 69-69. The Lady Tigers scored the first three points of the overtime but the Lady Defenders responded with a three point play by Shawna Flikkema later in the session to regain control of the game. Flikkema made two free throws to ice the game.

Dordt was topped by Flikkema's 19 points while Jill Haan had a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds. Rachel Van Beek had 12 points and eight rebounds while Katie Bleeker added 11 points, five rebounds, three assists and one steal.

Doane got 18 points from Ashley Howard and Lacie Stewart added 16 points.

Dordt's Current Record: 7-5 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 16-6 (10-3)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half OT 1 Final
Dordt College 32 37 14 83
Doane 29 40 11 80
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Jill Haan 10
Amanda Eekhoff 9
Rachel Van Beek 8
Team Total: 48
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Alissa Holland 8
Ashley Howard 7
Team Total: 32
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Shawna Flikkema 19
Jill Haan 13
Rachel Van Beek 12
Katie Bleeker 11
Team Total: 83
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Ashley Howard 18
Lacie Stewart 16
Josi Gronemeyer 14
Team Total: 80
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 27/52 52%
3-Point Field Goals: 5/11 45%
Free Throws: 24/41 59%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 28/70 40%
3-Point Field Goals: 8/28 29%
Free Throws: 16/21 76%

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