Women's Varsity Soccer vs. Presentation

W 2-0

1:00 PM - Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Aberdeen, South Dakota
Conference Match

Recap

HOW IT HAPPENED

The Dordt University women's soccer team upped their win streak to three after beating GPAC opponent Presentation 2-0 on Tuesday. The Defenders came into the match with a record of 2-3 after defeating Ottawa 4-2 on Saturday. 

Neither team could break the deadlock in the first half despite numerous chances. DeLynne Zevenbergen had two saves in the first half to keep Dordt tied. 

The first goal came in the 72nd minute from freshman Claire Jansen. She finished off an Emily Kooiman assist to give Dordt the lead. Fellow freshman Katherine Kooiman scored in the 75th minute to give Dordt the 2-0 lead. 

The Defenders were able to hold the Saints at bay over the final 15 minutes to secure a win in their first conference match. 

DORDT NUMBERS

DeLynne Zevenbergen finished with three saves. 

Dordt outshot Presentation 13-7 in the victory. 

It was Dordt's first road victory of the year. 

PRESENTATION NUMBERS

Kristina Nelson had six saves in the loss. 

COACH MCMILLAN SAID 

"Presentation gave us a good battle today. We started slow, but finished our chances late. It's hard to go on the road in the middle of the week, but a win and a shutout is something to be pleased about." 

UP NEXT

Dordt will play a non-conference game on Saturday against York at 1:00 p.m. in York, NE.