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Dordt College Women's Basketball vs. Northwestern (MN)

January 3, 2003

(Orange City, Iowa) The Dordt Lady Defenders fought back from a 17 point deficit with 10:00 left in the first half to take a ten point lead with 10:00 left in the game. The Northwestern Eagles went on an 8-0 run to get back in the game, eventually knotting the game at 62 on a jump shot by Katie Luecke with :37 left in the contest. Dordt missed a one and one opportunity with :12 left and with :03 left Nicki De Blaey was called for a foul as she fought through a screen. Aubree Levinski, a 53 percent foul shooter entering the game then broke the tie with two free throws giving Northwestern (MN) the narrow win. Dordt was led by Jenna O'Neill with 18 points while Katie Bleeker hit for 11.

Dordt's Current Record: 4-7 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 9-7 (0-0)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 31 31 62
Northwestern (MN) 34 30 64
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Rachel Van Beek 11
Katie Bleeker 5
Team Total: 35
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Aubree Levinski 9
Jessica Emmert 7
Sara Tonneson 6
Team Total: 40
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Jenna O'Neill 18
Katie Bleeker 11
Jill Bouma 9
Rachel Van Beek 7
Team Total: 62
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Sara Tonneson 14
Jessica Emmert 14
Aubree Levinski 12
Katie Luecke 10
Team Total: 64
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 24/65 37%
3-Point Field Goals: 4/12 33%
Free Throws: 10/16 62%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 23/50 46%
3-Point Field Goals: 3/9 33%
Free Throws: 15/22 68%

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