Dordt College Men's Soccer vs. Mount Mercy

August 23, 2013

Game Media

(Sioux Center, Iowa) A penalty kick in the third minute of play stood up the rest of the way as Mount Mercy (Iowa) held on to beat Dordt in non-conference men's soccer play Friday afternoon in Sioux Center, Iowa.

The visitors got the only goal of the game when Josip Druzijanic knocked a roller into the bottom left corner of the Dordt goal on a penalty kick in the third minute of play. The play was the result of a hand ball called against Dordt in the box on a corner kick by the visitors.

Dordt's best chance came late in the first half when a direct kick of its own rang off the post in the 40th minute.

Dordt was outshot 13-6 overall and 7-3 on goal. Dordt's Jon Brinkerhoff made six saves in goal.

Dordt is now 0-1 and will face Davenport (Michigan) on Friday, August 29 and John Brown (Arkansas) on Saturday, August 30 in a pair of contests as part of the Pizza Ranch Classic.

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

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 0 0 0
Mount Mercy 1 0 1
Dordt Goal Leaders Total
Opponent Goal Leaders Total
Josip Druzijanic 1
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Opponent Assist Leaders Total

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