Dordt College Women's Basketball vs. College of Saint Mary
December 21, 2006
(Bellevue, Nebraska (Bellevue University)) The Dordt College Defender women's basketball lost an 81-70 loss to the College of Saint Mary Flames on Thursday, December 21 in Bellevue, Nebraska.
The Defenders squandered an 11 point lead in the second half in falling to 4-9 for the season. The Defenders took a 40-34 halftime lead on a basket by Erin Savery just before halftime. Dordt scored the first points of the second half on a Lindsey Van Wyk three-pointer and eventually extended the lead to 47-36. The Flames, though, ran off nine points in a row to cut the lead down to 47-45. The Defenders broke the run only to have the Flames go on another seven point run to take a 53-48 lead.
Dordt did fight back with Amy Prather hitting a pair of second half three-pointers to help the Defenders to a lead at 64-63. The Flames fought off the Dordt College effort with a three-point play by Katie Homan who was a handful all night for Dordt, scoring 35 points--21 in the second half. The Defenders, in fact would not lead again, losing by the 81-70 count.
Dordt was led by Amy Prather's 14 points on a perfect 5-5 night including 4-4 on three-pointers. Lindsey Van Wyk added 12 and Kate Du Mez and Kristin De Ronde had 10 with Van Wyk grabbing ten rebounds.
Dordt's Current Record: 4-9 (3-2)
Opponent's Current Record: 4-9 (0-0)
|Team||1st Half||2nd Half||Final|
|College of Saint Mary||33||47||81|
|Dordt Rebounding Leaders||Total|
|Lindsey Van Wyk||10|
|Kristin De Ronde||8|
|Opponent Rebounding Leaders||Total|
|Katie Jo Lawton||11|
|Dordt Scoring Leaders||Total|
|Lindsey Van Wyk||12|
|Kate Du Mez||10|
|Kristin De Ronde||10|
|Opponent Scoring Leaders||Total|
|Katie Jo Lawton||19|
|Dordt Team Shooting||Pct|
|3-Point Field Goals:||7/14||50%|
|Opponent Team Shooting||Pct|
|3-Point Field Goals:||4/16||25%|
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