Women's Varsity Soccer vs. Morningside

L 2-6

5:30 PM - Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Sioux City, Iowa
Conference Match

Recap

SCORE

Morningside defeats Dordt 6-2

 

HOW IT HAPPENED

Dordt took a 2-1 lead midway through the first half but couldn’t hold the lead as the Morningside Mustangs score five unanswered to win 6-2.

Morningside started the scoring with a goal in the 12th minute from Merle Bublitz and Dordt got the equalizer on a Natalie Sakuma score off an assist from Kenzie Bousema.  Bousema assed Marissa LeDuc in the 24th minute for a 2-1 lead.

Morningside tied it with Bublitz’s second goal in the 30th minute and the score stood 2-2 at halftime.  The Mustangs scored four more in the second half with Bublitz scoring in the 70th minute and Amy Grause followed with a goal in the 73rd minute.  Amy Samuelson put the game out of reach with goals in the 84th and 88th minutes.

 

NOTES

-Dordt had an 11-9 shots on goal advantage.

-Natalie Sakuma’s goal was her 11th of the season.

-LeDuc’s goal was her fourth.

-Bousema now has three assists.

-Dordt is 8-5 overall and 3-3 in the GPAC.  Dordt faces Doane on Saturday in GPAC play in Crete, Nebraska.

-Morningside is 5-1 in the GPAC and 9-3-1 overall.

 

COACH ELGERSMA SAYS

"The women played well in the first half, coming into the second half even 2-2 but were unable to match the speed and skill of Morningside's midfield and front runners in the second half," said Dordt College coach Bill Elgersma.