Roster

2014 Men's Varsity Basketball

# Name Height Position(s) Year Hometown
JD Boer 6-4 Guard JR Hull, Iowa

2013-14…played in 25 games for the Defenders…averaged 6.3 minutes per game.

2012-13…played in 16 games for the Dordt College junior varsity team…averaged eight points a game and also played in a varsity contest for the Defenders.

5 Bryan Sumner 6-2 Guard SO Ankeny, Iowa

2013-14…played in 34 games and averaged 4.8 points per game with 1.7 rebounds…converted 47.6 percent of his field goal attempts including 43.7 percent success from the three-point line…scored a season high 11 points in four different games...took down six rebounds against Hastings on March 1.

Before Dordt…averaged 12 points and three rebounds along with a steal per game in his senior campaign at Ankeny (Iowa) High School…averaged nine points and three rebounds as a junior while helping the Hawks to a third place finish at the Class 4A State Tournament and a Central Iowa Metro League championship…averaged eight points as a sophomore when Ankeny placed third in the 2011 state tournament…Ankeny won over 60 games with Sumner in the lineup.

11 Patrick Knoblauch 6-2 Guard SO Sauk Centre, Minnesota

2013-14…played in 20 games…averaged 1.0 points per game and had a season high five points against Mount Marty on November 26.

Before Dordt…Knoblauch averaged 14 points, 3.5 assists, 1.9 steals and 2.7 rebounds per game as a sophomore and junior…capped his career with a senior season where he averaged 17.0 points per game average and 6.5 assists per contest for Sauk Centre (Minnesota) High School….earned all-conference Sauk Valley all-area team three times and took St. Cloud Times all-area honorable mention twice…ranks second all-time at Sauk Centre with 345 assists and is fourth all-time in scoring.

13 Alex Terpstra 6-4 Guard SO Highlands Ranch, Colorado

2013-14…played in all 34 games for the Defenders…averaged 13.7 minutes per game…tossed in 4.8 points per game and took down 1.6 rebounds per game…converted 39-111 three-point shots for 35.1 percent success…scored a season high 17 points against Martin Luther on December 19…scored in double figures seven times.

Before Dordt…helped lead Denver (Colorado) Christian High School to back-to-back state championships in 2012 and 2013…averaged 19.6 points per game along with 3.1 assists, 4.6 rebounds and 2.5 steals per game…was a four-year starter and was named the 2013 Colorado Class 2A Player of the Year this season…was twice named first-team all-state and all-conference…with Terpstra in the lineup Denver Christian won 83 games.

15 Nathan Rindels 6-1 Guard JR Boulder, Colorado

2013-14…played in and started 33 games…averaged 12.9 points per game with 5.4 rebounds per contest while assisting on nearly four baskets per game…made 48 percent of his field goals and 86.4 percent of his free throws…had a season high 26 points against Morningside on February 12…scored more than 20 points eight times…recorded a triple-double in the first round game of the NAIA National Tournament against William Penn with 21 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists…earned second-team all-GPAC honors.

2012-13…played in all 35 games and averaged 11.1 minutes per game…scored 1.6 points per game with 1.4 rebounds…converted 42.9 percent of his field goal attempts…had a season high ten points against Grace on November 6.

21 Andrew O'Donnell 6-3 Guard FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Before Dordt…earned all-conference and all-state honors while playing for Sioux Center High School (Iowa)… averaged just over 10 points per game in 2013-14 after missing early games with an injury…averaged 14.3 points per game as a junior with 5.9 rebounds per game and he handed out just under four assists per game…scored 9.5 points per game while taking down 3.8 rebounds as Sioux Center earned a spot in the 2012 Class 2A State Tournament…a multi-sport athlete O’Donnell quarterbacked Sioux Center to the 2013 State Semifinals.

23 Danny Vos 6-0 Guard SO Ripon, California

2013-14…played in 12 games…bothered by injury much of the season…averaged 1.2 points and 1.1 rebounds.

Before Dordt…started for three seasons at point guard for Ripon (Califoria) Christian High School and has averaged 10.6 points per game over his career with 7.3 assists and 2.8 steals…earned all-conference and all-area honors as a sophomore and junior and was the league most valuable player as a junior…helped Ripon Christian to 36 straight conference wins.

25 Eric Talsma 6-3 Guard SO Chandler, Minnesota

2013-14…scored 6.0 points per game while competing for the Dordt junior varsity team.

Before Dordt...earned all-conference honors while helping Southwest Christian to a state title in 2013

31 Dominic Nibbelink 6-1 Guard SO Luverne, Minnesota

2013-14…averaged 10.6 points per game while playing for the Dordt junior varsity team.

Before Dordt…earned all-conference and all-state honors while playing at Southwest Christian (Minnesota)...helped Southwest Christian to multiple state titles and state tournament appearances during his career.

35 Tyler Wolterstorff 6-5 Guard SR Sioux Center, Iowa

2013-14…averaged 11.9 points per game and 4.2 rebounds per contest while starting and playing in 33 games…converted 48.1 percent of his field goals and was 26-65 from the three-point line…had a season high 27 points against Northwestern on February 19…nabbed nine rebounds against Briar Cliff on December 4…earned all-GPAC honorable mention…

2012-13…bothered by injury much of the season…played in 18 games and averaged 11 minutes per outing…averaged 3.9 points per game and 2.3 rebounds per contest…made 49 percent of his field goal attempts…had a season high 11 points against Nebraska Wesleyan on December 8….took down nine rebounds against Webber International on December 28.

2011-12…played in 33 games and averaged 15 minutes per appearance…converted 4.3 points per game took down 2.2 rebounds per outing.

41 Trevor Kauk 6-5 Forward SO Orange City, Iowa

2013-14…scored just under nine points per game for the Dordt junior varsity team.

Before Dordt…earned all-conference honors at Unity Christian (Iowa) and averaged just under 16 points per game.

43 Leighton Sampson 6-5 Forward FR Worthington, Minnesota

Before Dordt…earned all-area, all-conference and all-state honors during his career while playing for Southwest Christian (Minnesota)…averaged over 20 points per game as a senior and scored over 1,000 career points.

45 Taylor Feenstra 6-7 Forward FR Hull, Iowa

Before Dordt…earned all-conference and all-state honors while helping Western Christian (Iowa) to an undefeated season and state championship in 2013-14…averaged 14 points and 13 rebounds per game… scored 11.2 points and took down 7.4 rebounds per game as a junior...started three seasons of basketball at Western Christian.

51 Brandon Broersma 6-7 Forward SO Sunnyside, Washington

2013-14…played in 10 games…averaged 2.5 points per game and 1.0 rebounds per contest.

Before Dordt…helped Sunnyside Christian (Washington) High School to a Class 1B state championship in 2013 and was named the mvp of the state tournament…was named the Class 1B Player of the Year in 2013 and averaged 12.5 point, ten rebounds and 5.2 blocked shots… Broersma averaged 14.3 points per game as a junior with 10.1 rebounds and 5.6 blocks…was named to the 2012 Greater Columbia all-league team and claimed all-tournament team honors at the state tournament…took all-state honors from the Associated Press in 2012…Sunnyside Christian appeared in four state tournaments while Broersma was playing.

53 David Den Herder 6-9 Forward SR Sioux Center, Iowa

2013-14…played in all 34 games for the Defenders and averaged 15.5 minutes per game…scored 6.3 points per game with 4.4 rebounds per contest…converted 61.5 percent of his field goal attempts…had a season high 16 points against Briar Cliff on December 4…grabbed 11 rebounds twice in a game.

2012-13…played in 12 games and averaged 3.4 minutes per game…scored 2.2 points per game…scored a season high four points on four different occasions.

2011-12…averaged 14.9 points per game in 18 junior varsity games.

55 Cody Zimmerman 6-5 Forward SO Waupun, Wisconsin

2013-14…averaged 5.3 points per game for the Dordt College junior varsity team.

Before Dordt…averaged double digit scoring in three seasons of varsity play at Waupun High School (Wisconsin)…earned all-conference honors.