Dordt College Men's Soccer vs. Avila

September 17, 2011

Game Media

(Kansas City, MO) The Dordt College Defender men's soccer team ran their season opening winning streak to six with a come from behind 2-1 win over Avila (Missouri) in a game played Saturday, September 17 in Kansas City.

Avila struck for a goal in the first half on a Ben Dlogelecki goal and that stood till halftime. Dordt got the equalizer with a Josh Brinkerhoff score in the second half and then took the lead for good when David Miedema scored to make it 2-1.

Dordt out-shot the hosts 10-8 and both teams had three shots on goal. Brian Verwolf kept goal and made two saves as Avila dropped to 4-4 this season.

Dordt will face Morningside in a non-conference match this week Wednesday, September 21.

Box score of the contest was not available late Saturday night.

Dordt's Current Record: 6-0-0 (0-0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 4-4-0 (0-0-0)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 0 2 2
Avila 1 0 1
Dordt Goal Leaders Total
David Miedema 1
Jonathan Brinkerhoff 1
Opponent Goal Leaders Total
Ben Dlogelecki 1
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Brady Van Holland 1
Opponent Assist Leaders Total

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