L 55-68


Dordt College Women's Basketball vs. Mount Marty

January 28, 2004

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt Defenders lost their third straight conference game tonight, falling 68-55 to the Mt. Marty Lancers. Dordt kept within five points at the break before the Lancers extended their lead to double digits in the second half. The Defenders cut the lead back down to single digits with under five minutes to play, but it wasn't enough as Mt. Marty went on for the victory.

Jill Bouma had 14 points, all in the first half, to lead the way for Dordt. Katie Bleeker and Colleen De Groot had nine points apiece. Shawna Flikkema went 2-5 from three-point range and finished with eight points and two steals. Mt. Marty's Jesyca Eckstaine had 23 points for the Lancers.

Dordt's Current Record: 6-15 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 11-11 (5-7)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 30 25 55
Mount Marty 35 33 68
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Rachel Van Beek 9
Tara De Boer 7
Jill Bouma 7
Team Total: 39
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Gwen Meyer 9
Mandy Carlson 7
Team Total: 41
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Jill Bouma 14
Colleen De Groot 9
Katie Bleeker 9
Team Total: 55
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Jesyca Eckstaine 23
Gwen Meyer 15
Team Total: 68
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 20/57 35%
3-Point Field Goals: 2/8 25%
Free Throws: 13/17 76%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 23/62 37%
3-Point Field Goals: 5/17 29%
Free Throws: 17/35 49%

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