Bellevue defeats Dordt 5-1
HOW IT HAPPENED
Dordt College lost a 5-1 women’s soccer decision to Bellevue on Friday at the Pizza Ranch Classic in Sioux Center.
Dordt got the first goal of the game on a Racquelle Mouw penalty kick after she was fouled in the box.
Belleveu responded with goals in the 35th and 38th minutes by Michelle Dolder to get to halftime 2-1. In the second half the Bruins scored on goals by Maiwut Dar in the 51st and 56th minutes and Lauren Clark scored in the 53rd.
Dordt was outshot overall 20-10 and 16-8 on goal.
Dee Felts had 11 saves for the Defenders.
Bailey Petzoldt had six saves in 25 minutes in goal for the Bruins. Luarence Rodier allowed Dordt’s goal and had one save in 66 minutes.
Dordt is 1-2 and will face Presentation on Saturday at 4:15.
COACH ELGERSMA SAID
“We struggled to pressure the ball in the first half. Our youth and inexperience showed through although we made improvements in the second half.”