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Dordt College Men's Soccer vs. St. Ambrose University

September 10, 2004

(Orange City, Iowa) The Dordt College Defender soccer team came from two goals down in the second half to force overtime against St. Ambrose, but lost in overtime this afternoon 4-3.

Kyle Van Andel scored in the 19th minute on a Mike Oppeneer assist to give Dordt the early lead. St. Ambrose then scored three unanswered goals in the 27th, 44th and 47th minutes to lead 3-1. Craig Ritsema scored off a corner kick in the 56th minute to make it 3-2 and Danny Koolhaas knotted the score at 3-3 in the 61st minute on a shot from 18 yards out.

The Bees won it on a goal in the 7th minute of overtime. Tim Klein stopped 11 shots in goal for the Defenders.

Dordt's Current Record: 3-2-0 (0-0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 5-0-0 (0-0-0)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half OT 1 Final
Dordt College 1 2 0 3
St. Ambrose University 2 1 1 4
Dordt Goal Leaders Total
Kyle Van Andel 1
Craig Ritsema 1
Danny Koolhaas 1
Opponent Goal Leaders Total
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Mike Oppeneer 1
Opponent Assist Leaders Total

For more information, please contact Mike Byker, Sports Information Director, at mbyker@dordt.edu or (712) 722-6301.