Dordt University falls to Buena Vista, 4-3 (OT)
- Defenders are now 0-4-2
- BVU is 1-2
Buena Vista's Braedan Evans scored the game-winning goal less than a minute into overtime to send Dordt University to a 4-3 loss in an afternoon match played today on Rollins Field.
The loss drops the Defenders to 0-4-2 on the season heading into their GPAC opener on Wednesday against Briar Cliff. Buena Vista moves to 1-2 on the year.
With Dordt trailing 2-1, Blake Hansen and C.J. Schulz scored goals within 80 seconds of each other to put the Defenders up 3-2 with 14 minutes left in regulation.
Still 3-2 and just over a minute to go, Buena Vista midfielder Sota Usai scored the equalizer to send the game into overtime. Less than one minute later, Evans netted the game winner on assist from Brody Steinfeldt.
Dordt was led by Hansen once again, who scored two more goals to push his season total to seven. Santiago Carvajal totaled two assists for the Defenders.
Brandon Hansen made two saves in goal.
Evans recorded a hat trick for Buena Vista; Isaiah Thomas stopped three Dordt shots and earned the win in goal.