Dordt College Women's Soccer vs. Dakota Wesleyan

October 17, 2006

Game Media

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt College women's soccer team soundly defeated Dakota Wesleyan on Tuesday, October 17 by a final score of 5-0. Dordt was relentless from the start, using a solid bench and the wind to their advantage.

The first goal was scored with 38 minutes left in the first half by Heather Kooistra on a cross from the right side. Heather Otten scored off an assist from Anna Bos from the middle of the box three minutes later to make it 2-0.

Keeping the pressure on, the Defenders got a blast from Suzanne Clark from the 18 with 31:00 remaining in the half. Heather Kooistra got her second goal of the day on a rebound at the 8 minute mark and Kate Du Mez tacked on the final goal of the half, and the game for that matter with 3:00 remaining on a turn around shot from 18.

Dordt outshot the visitors 21-1 with Mallory Foster making one save in goal for the Defenders in their sixth win of the season.

Dordt is now 6-5 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference and 6-9-1 overall while Dakota Wesleyan dropped to 2-8-1 in the league and 2-12-1 overall.

Dordt's Current Record: 6-9-1 (6-5-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 2-13-1 (2-8-1)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 5 0 5
Dakota Wesleyan 0 0 0
Dordt Goal Leaders Total
Heather Kooistra 2
Kate Du Mez 1
Suzanne Clark 1
Anna Bos 1
Opponent Goal Leaders Total
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Heather Otten 1
Opponent Assist Leaders Total

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