Clash in the Corn
Missouri State defeats Dordt 7-2
HOW IT HAPPENED
The Dordt Blades dropped to 1-1 at the Clash In the Corn on Friday night with a 7-2 loss to Missouri State.
Dordt scored first on a Keaton De Jong goal with assists by Seth Vandergugten and Logan Visser with 14:12 left in the first period. A Missouri State goal with a little over a minute remaining tied the score going to the second period.
Missouri State controlled play in the second period and outscored Dordt 2-0 for a 3-1.
The Bears continued where they left on in the third period with three more goals before Caleb Koomans scored for the Defenders off an assist by Jacob Petrie and Alex Lokhorst with 2:58 left in the game and Missouri State finished the scoring less than a minute later for the 7-2 final.
Dordt was outshot 57-27 in the loss
The Blades will face Wisconsin Platteville in the final game of the day on Saturday, November 18 at 7:30, bringing the 2017 Clash in the Corn to a close.