Dordt College News

Lindbergh Named Player of the Week

January 21, 2014

(Tuesday, January 21; Sioux Center, Iowa)  Kyle Lindbergh, a senior at Dordt College, has earned Great Plains Athletic Conference/Hauff Mid-American Sports Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for games played January 12-19.

Lindbergh recorded his 10th double-double of the season when he recorded 17 points and 13 rebounds in a 78-64 win over Northwestern on Wednesday night, January 15.  He followed with a 22 point, nine rebound and six assist performance in a 92-81 win over Doane on Saturday.  The wins lifted Dordt to a 19-2 record and an 11-1 league mark and the Defenders are no. 5 in the January 14 Coaches’ Top 25 Poll.

Lindbergh is averaging 17.2 points, 10.6 rebounds, 1.5 blocks and 1.1 steals per game for a Defender team that features five double-digit scorers.  Dordt will host Mount Marty on Wednesday, January 22 and the Defenders will step outside the league to face Dakota State on Saturday, January 25.

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