Dordt College Women's Basketball vs. William Jewell-Northwestern Classic

December 29, 2005

(Orange City, Iowa) The Dordt College Lady Defenders took a lead at 13-12 in the first half of their game with William Jewell (Missouri) and never trailed again in posting a 76-68 decision at the Northwestern Red Raider basketball Classic in Orange City, Iowa.

The Lady Defenders withstood every challenge the Cardinals had as William Jewell cut the lead down to four on two different occasions in the second half.

The Lady Defenders got to the free throw line a total of 41 times, making 24 with Jill Haan leading the way with a 10-14 shooting day from the free throw line to share team scoring honors with Lindsey Van Wyk. Both players had 18 points while Kristin De Ronde had 10. Rachel Van Beek led the Lady Defender rebounding effort with 11 caroms as Dordt College held a decided 48-24 rebounding edge. Nicki De Blaey had five assists to pace the Lady Defenders while Tara De Boer had nine points and three steals.

The Cardinals were topped by Nicole Revenaugh with 26 points and Amber Parker added 11.

Dordt's Current Record: 6-4 (2-3)
Opponent's Current Record: 6-7 (3-2)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 38 38 76
William Jewell-Northwestern Classic 32 36 68
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Rachel Van Beek 11
Jill Haan 6
Tara De Boer 6
Shawna Flikkema 5
Team Total: 48
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Roxi Davitt 4
Jess Kohrs 3
Team Total: 24
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Lindsey Van Wyk 18
Jill Haan 18
Kristin De Ronde 10
Tara De Boer 9
Team Total: 76
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Nicole Revenaugh 26
Amber Parker 11
Team Total: 68
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 24/53 45%
3-Point Field Goals: 4/10 40%
Free Throws: 24/41 59%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 23/58 40%
3-Point Field Goals: 6/20 30%
Free Throws: 16/27 59%

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