Women's Varsity Basketball vs. Valley City State (ND)

L 53-64

2:00 PM - Saturday, November 5, 2011
Valley City, North Dakota
Non-conference Match

Recap

The Dordt College Defender women's basketball team lost their second game in as many tries in North Dakota, falling this afternoon 64-53 to Valley City State. Dordt held a small 34-33 edge in rebounding but could not overcome an afternoon where they shot 34.6% from the floor while the Vikings shot 43.1%.<p>

Kayla Adamson came off the bench to lead the Defenders in scoring with 15 points, including 3 of 6 from three point range. Brianna Spronk was the only other Dordt player in double figures as she added 11 points on 5 of 9 from the field. Kara Van Dyke had a game high 10 rebounds for the Defenders and Dordt had 5 different players dish out two assists.<p>
Kristin Bearstail had team high honors in points for the Vikings with 14 while also dishing out a game high 5 assists. Brittany Lehner added 12 points with Alyssa Hummel contributing 10.<p>
The two teams combined for 51 turnovers on the afternoon with Dordt losing the ball 26 times and the Vikings 25.<p>
The Defender women will play their first home game of the season when they play host to the York Panthers at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, November 8.

Next Up

The Defender women will play their first home game of the season when they play host to the York Panthers at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, November 8.