L 60-63


Dordt College Women's Basketball vs. Briar Cliff

December 4, 2002

(Sioux City, Iowa) The Lady Defenders lost a heartbreaker tonight in their GPAC conference opener against Briar Cliff by the score of 63-60. Dordt found itself down by 18 early in the first half, but came back to tie the score in the final minute of the game. Briar Cliff's Courtney Flaherty scored a three-point basket as time ran out to give Briar Cliff the victory. Jenna O'Neill had 18 points and Katie Bleeker scored 10 to lead the Defenders. Briar Cliff was led in scoring by Sarah Niles with 26.

Dordt's Current Record: 4-3 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 0-0 (0-0)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 20 0 60
Briar Cliff 31 0 63
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Rachel Van Beek 8
Jenna O'Neill 7
Jill Bouma 7
Team Total: 44
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Betsy Graf 9
Sarah Niles 9
Team Total: 32
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Jenna O'Neill 18
Katie Bleeker 10
Team Total: 60
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Sarah Niles 26
Tiffany Rohe 11
Team Total: 63
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 19/47 40%
3-Point Field Goals: 3/14 21%
Free Throws: 19/29 66%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 22/62 35%
3-Point Field Goals: 6/21 29%
Free Throws: 13/23 57%

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