L 52-78


Dordt College Women's Basketball vs. Northwestern

February 4, 2004

(Orange City, Iowa) The Dordt Defenders opened tonight's game with an 8-0 run, but couldn't hang on to the lead, fallin to the Northwestern Red Raiders 78-52. Northwestern tied the score at 23-all before taking the lead for good. The Defenders found themselves in foul trouble all night long, sending Northwestern to the free throw line 32 times.

Jill Bouma and Colleen De Goot had eight points apiece for the Defenders while Rachel Van Beek hauled down 10 rebounds. Northwestern's Carli Blom registered a double-double with 13 points and 12 rebounds.

Dordt's Current Record: 6-17 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 13-9 (8-5)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 25 27 52
Northwestern 37 41 78
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Rachel Van Beek 10
Jill Bouma 8
Team Total: 39
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Carli Blom 12
Lindsay Kropf 6
Team Total: 44
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Jill Bouma 8
Colleen De Groot 8
Team Total: 52
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Lindsay Kropf 23
Jamie Woudstra 20
Carli Blom 13
Team Total: 78
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 20/65 31%
3-Point Field Goals: 1/3 33%
Free Throws: 11/19 58%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 26/53 49%
3-Point Field Goals: 2/8 25%
Free Throws: 24/32 75%

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