Dordt College Women's Soccer vs. Northwestern

October 13, 2010

Game Media

(Orange City, Iowa) Sarah Byron scored a goal with less than four minutes remaining in regulation to break a 0-0 deadlock and hand the Dordt Defender women's soccer team a 1-0 win over Northwestern in Orange City.

Byron got free when a Northwestern defensive player fell down leaving the sophomore with a one on one chance against the Northwestern keeper and she slid it by for the game winner.

Dordt was outshot 15-10 but managed to put six shots on goal to Northwestern's five. Katie Kortman recorded five saves for the Defenders in preserving the shutout.

Dordt is now 10-3-1 overall and 5-2-1 in the league while Northwestern falls to 6-7-1 overall and 4-3-1 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference. Dordt steps outside the conference for the last time this Saturday when they host North Central (Minnesota). After Saturday's game the Defenders will have three conference matches left.

Dordt's Current Record: 10-3-1 (0-0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 6-7-1 (4-3-1)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 0 1 1
Northwestern 0 0 0
Dordt Goal Leaders Total
Sarah Byron 1
Opponent Goal Leaders Total
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Opponent Assist Leaders Total

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