Dordt College Men's Soccer vs. Columbia (MO)

October 6, 2012

Game Media

(Columbia, Missouri) Dordt College scored first but the Columbia Cougars scored two unanswered goals to win a 2-1, non-conference, men's soccer game on Saturday afternoon in Columbia, Missouri.

Dordt's Josh Brinkerhoff started the scoring with a goal in the 11th minute off assists by Scott Van Wylen and Brady Van Holland.

Columbia evened the score on a Rafael Ramos goal in the 38th minute and the game winner by Zachary Opland came in the 54th minute.

Dordt was outshot on goal 7-3 with Jon Brinkerhoff making five saves in goal for Dordt in the loss that evened the Defender record at 6-6. Dordt's next contest is a home test with Dakota Wesleyan on Wednesday, October 10. Columbia, the 8th rated team in the country, is now 10-0-3 and stand 4-0-1 in the American Midwest Conference.

Dordt's Current Record: 1-1-0 (0-0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 10-0-3 (4-0-1)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 1 0 1
Columbia (MO) 1 1 2
Dordt Goal Leaders Total
Josh Brinkerhoff 1
Opponent Goal Leaders Total
Zachary Oppland 1
Rafael Ramos 1
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Scott Van Wylen 1
Brady Van Holland 1
Opponent Assist Leaders Total
Dan Rapp 1
Dale McCormack 1

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