Women's Varsity Soccer vs. Northwestern

L 0-1

GPAC Quarterfinal

2:00 PM - Thursday, November 2, 2017
Sioux Center, Iowa
Non-conference Match



Northwestern defeats Dordt 1-0


The visiting Northwestern Red Raiders made the most of limited chances Thursday afternoon to defeat Dordt College 1-0 in GPAC Quarterfinal Round play and advanced to the semifinal round on Tuesday.

Northwestern got a goal in the 83rd minute of play when Madison Bertman received a pass just inside the box and changed direction for a left-footed kick that got past a drawn out goalkeeper and found the right half of the goal.

Dordt’s efforts in the final seven minutes were thwarted as Northwestern turned away several shots.


Dordt had a 17-3 shots on goal edge and an overall 25-12 shots advantage.

Belle Helgerson was in goal for Dordt and had two saves in the loss.

Naomi Schimmel secured 17 saves for Northwestern.

Dordt had a 6-4 corner kick advantage.

Dordt ends the season with a 12-7 mark while Northwestern advances in tournament play 11-5-3.