Dordt College Women's Basketball vs. York
November 24, 2012
(York, Nebraska) Dordt College improved to 4-5 this season with an 81-39 win over York (Nebraska) on Saturday afternoon, November 24. Dordt took the suspense out of the game early, withstood a run by the Panthers midway through the first half, and ran away with the 42 point win by limiting the hosts to 15 second half points.
Dordt scored the first 14 points of the game and didn't surrender a field goal until the 12:30 mark of the half when the Panthers cut into an 18-1 deficit with a three-point basket.
York cut the lead all the way to 23-16 before a Danelle Boone made it 26-16 and a three-point play by Jessica Jelsema extended the lead to 29-18 moments later and the Defenders never led by less than 11 the rest of the game.
Dordt got late three pointers in the first half by Kara Van Dyke and Jasmin Schelhaas to extend the lead to 46-24 at halftime.
The lead kept growing the entire second half with the Defenders limiting the Panthers to 15 points in the second half.
The first half was marred by several fouls with the Defenders converting 16-23 and the hosts made 9-14.
Dordt was led by Kara Van Dyke with 19 points unofficially while Schelhaas added 15 and Kayla Broekhuis had 10.
York was led by Sara Lincoln with 15 and no one else had more than eight. The Midlands Collegiate Conference member falls to 1-9 overall and have lost seven games to GPAC members.
Dordt is now 4-5 overall and will face Dakota Wesleyan on Wednesday in Mitchell, South Dakota.
Dordt's Current Record: 4-5 (1-1)
Opponent's Current Record: 1-9 (0-0)
|Team||1st Half||2nd Half||Final|
|Dordt Rebounding Leaders||Total|
|Kara Van Dyke||10|
|Opponent Rebounding Leaders||Total|
|Dordt Scoring Leaders||Total|
|Kara Van Dyke||19|
|Opponent Scoring Leaders||Total|
|Dordt Team Shooting||Pct|
|3-Point Field Goals:||10/32||31%|
|Opponent Team Shooting||Pct|
|3-Point Field Goals:||3/17||18%|
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