Roster

 

2014 Women's Varsity Soccer

# Name Height Position(s) Year Hometown
Lauren Eisenga 5-8 Goalkeeper FR Marion, Michigan
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1 Deianira Felts 5-6 Goalkeeper SO Sioux City, Iowa

2013…played two games in goal for the Defenders…played in 12 games total for the Defenders…had two shots on goal.

Before Dordt…was a four year varsity starter for Sioux City East (Iowa) posted a .866 goals against average in 2012 which was good for 5th best in Class 2A…Felts also played seven years of club soccer for the Sioux City Strikers and helped them to a Nebraska Soccer League U17 Premier Division Championship in 2012 and recorded 13 shut-outs…Felts helped the Black Raiders to a Missouri River Conference Championship and in 2012 and Sioux City East got to the Iowa State quarterfinals that year and qualified for the state tournament in 2011 and 2012.

3 Natalie Sakuma 5-4 Forward FR Bow, Washington

Before Dordt…graduated Mount Vernon Christian (Washington)…played midfielder and forward…two-year varsity starter and captain in soccer…scored 30 goals and added nine assists in 2012 while netting 28 goals in 2013…was named the 2012 Co-Player of the Year for Northwest 1A/2B League, was First Team All-State, First Team All-League and received the Seattle Times Player of the Week…was named 2013 Second-Team All-State and First-Team All-League.

4 Adri VanGroningen 5-9 Midfielder FR Ripon, California

Before Dordt…tallied 18 career goals and 11 assists for Ripon Christian (California) as a junior…helped the Knights to their first ever Southern League Championship in 2013 and that same year Ripon Christian made it to the finals of the CIF-Sac Joaquin section finals was a two-time honorable mention selection in the Southern League (2012 and 2013).

5 Alyssa Ackermann 5-3 Midfielder FR Mount Vernon, Washington

Before Dordt…helped Mount Vernon Christian (Washington) to a berth in the bi-districts in 2013…was a 2013 Northwest 1A/2B league honorable mention.

6 Courtney Long 5-5 Defender SO Des Moines, Iowa

2013…played in 17 games for the Defenders…had a shot on goal…started four games.

Before Dordt…attended Des Moines Christian (Iowa)…earned academic all-conference honors in cross country and soccer.

7 Ashley Bloemhof 5-6 Forward SO Ripon, California

2013…scored a goal for the Defenders…played in all 18 games and started four.

Before Dordt…played multiple positions for the Ripon Christian (California) Knights but was primarily a sweeper…had 4 goals and an assist last season and tallied 3 times during her sophomore year…in 2012 Bloemhof was a Southern Athletic League All-League Player Award recipient and was named to the Southern Athletic League All-Conference team…played four years of varsity soccer and helped the Knights to two Big Valley Lady Lions Soccer Classic Tournament championships.

8 Anisa Patterson 5-2 Defender FR El Cajon, California

Before Dordt…helped the Christian Unified (California) Patriots to an 11-8-5 mark last season and a berth into the CIF Division III quarterfinals…tallied four goals and added two assists from her defensive position during her final season and was honored by being named a first-team all-league selection…played for the United Futbol Club in San Diego, California.

9 Allison Lammers 5-5 Defender JR Centennial, Colorado

2013…played in 13 games for Dordt College.

13 Kaira Krommendyk 5-8 Midfielder JR Orange City, Iowa

2013…played in five games.

2012…played in four games.

Before Dordt… graduated Unity Christian (Iowa) …played midfielder and forward for the Knights in helping Unity to a 10-7 record in 2011 and a 10-6 record in 2012.

14 Kimberly Knochenmus 5-8 Forward FR Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Before Dordt…graduated Christian Unified High School (California)…played outside defender and outside midfielder, helped the Patriots to an 11-8-5 mark in 2013 and a berth into the CIF Division III quarterfinals…finished in second place in their league and were finalists in the Barons Tournament….tallied four goals and added two assists from her defensive position and was honored by being named a first-team all-league selection after her senior season…has 10 years of experience at the club level, playing for the United Futbol Club in San Diego, California.

15 Nicole Postman 5-8 Midfielder JR Nobleford, Alberta

2013…had four goals and played in 18 games for the Defenders.

17 Sarah Grubbs 5-6 Defender FR McKinney, Texas

Before Dordt…played defender for the McKinney Christian (Texas) Mustangs and for the Manchester Soccer Club…was awarded the Positive Coaching Alliance triple impact player scholarship for the Dallas Region in recognition of her participation in soccer, basketball and softball…started playing for the Manchester Soccer Club in 2010 and from 2007-1010 she served as a defender or midfielder for the Solar Gold and Blackwatch.

21 Renee Ewald 5-7 Midfielder FR Terrace, British Columbia

Before Dordt…was named Centennial Christian’s (British Columbia) athlete of the year in 2012...competed in volleyball and basketball and received all-star recognition multiple times in all three sports while playing in the Ukraine (Central Eastern European Sports Association) and British Columbia.

22 Marissa Le Duc 5-2 Midfielder JR Mount Vernon, Washington

2013…started all 18 games for the Defenders and had 12 shots on goal.

2012…started 18 games…scored a goal and had three assists.

Before Dordt…played for Mount Vernon (Washington)…played mostly midfielder for the Bulldogs…helped Mount Vernon to Northwest Conference Championship titles in 2009 (sophomore) and 2011 (senior) seasons.

24 Tori Mann 5-10 Midfielder FR Colorado Springs, Colorado

Before Dordt…played central midfielder for Evangelical Christian Academy (Colorado)…tallied 15 goals and added seven assists in 13 games…finished her junior season with 12 goals and seven assists in 14 games and was named the team MVP while also being awarded Academic All-State First-Team…was a 3A Region 2 All-Conference selection…was named the Offensive Player of the Year for the Eagles as a sophomore and was the Defensive Player of the year her freshman season…contributed a dozen goals and nine assists as a sophomore…had 39 goals and 23 assists for 101 points in 41 games played…served as the Eagles’ team captain for two seasons and Evangelical Christian's 2012 and 2013 teams were named Academic All-State…played club soccer for the Corinthians Soccer Club from 2007-2011 and for the Pride Soccer Club from 2001-2006.

25 Katie Rasnic 5-6 Defender JR Loveland, Colorado

Before Dordt…transfer from Western Nebraska Community College…was a defender and goalkeeper at Loveland (Nebraska) and served as a team captain for the Indians…was a starting defender for WNCC…played six years of club soccer, five years with United and one with Arsenal.

26 Siri Johnson 5-6 Midfielder FR Parkland, Washington

Before Dordt…central midfielder/forward for the Mount Ranier Lutheran (Washington) Hawks…was named to the 2013 All-Sea-Tac League first-team as a midfielder while garnering second team honors in 2012…was also a recipient of the "Captain's Award and "Coach's Award".