Men's Varsity Soccer vs. Morningside

W 4-0

3:15 PM - Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Sioux Center, Iowa
Conference Match

Recap

SCORE

Dordt defeats Morningside 4-0

 

HOW IT HAPPENED

The Dordt Defenders used a pair of goals by Alex Durbin and a pair of own goals by the visiting Morningside Mustangs to win a 4-0 decision in GPAC play on Tuesday afternoon in Sioux Center.

Durbin got Dordt’s scoring started with a goal off an assist by Cody Van Holland in the fifth minute and led 1-0 at halftime.

Dordt’s next two goals were own goals by the Mustangs in the 47th and 76th minutes, putting the Defenders up 3-0 before Durbin added his second goal on an assist by Stephen Brinkerhoff in the 79th minute.

 

THE NUMBERS

-Dordt was outshot on goal 7-5 and each team had 12 overall shots.

-Travis Viet had seven saves to preserve the shutout.

-Durbin had four shots on goal and eight overall shots.  He now has 20 goals this season is tied for sixth all-time at Dordt for a single season and is the most by a Defender in a season since 1991.

-Dordt improves to 6-9 overall and 2-4 in the league with three games remaining.  Morningisde is 10-4-1 overall and 4-4 in the GPAC. Dordt travels to face Midland on Saturday.

 

GPAC SCORES

Dordt def. Morningside 4-0

Midland def. Doane 3-1

Dakota Wesleyan def. Mount Marty 3-1