Football Hosts Home Opener
- Posted Thursday, September 13, 2018
ON THE DOCKET…
Dordt College opens the 2018 home football season with a GPAC game against Doane on Saturday, September 15 at 1:00. The game can be heard on KDCR 88.5 FM and online at www.kdcr885.com and there will be a live video webstream at https://livestream.com/dordtcollegewebcast/football . Results at the conclusion of the game can be found online at www.dordt.edu/athletics/football ; https://www.facebook.com/dordtdefenders and you can follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/dcathletics.
Doane is 1-0 this season and has been off since opening the season on August 25 against Friends with a 57-3 win.
Doane took a 38-3 halftime lead on the way to the lopsided win. The Tigers outgained Friends 364-177 with 217 yards of passing and 147 on the ground. The Doane defense limited the Falcons to 36 yards on the ground.
Garrett Sonderup had 48 yards rushing on 15 carries and Jamaine Derogene for 38 yards on 10 carries. Jack Kalina completed 17-33 passes for 206 yards and three touchdowns. Kalina’s favorite target was Jacob Beller with 87 yards on five receptions including a 45 yard touchdown catch. Brandon Gannon caught three passes for 43 yards.
Damond Green, Brice Broz, Chayton Crow and Colton Pelster all had one interception. Connor Hughes had two solo and six assisted tackles and Nathan Williams had four assisted tackles.
The Defenders are 1-0 this season after a 61-40 win over Waldorf on September 1. Dordt started slowly but managed to grab a 34-33 halftime lead and outscored Waldorf 27-7 in the second half. Dordt scored 41 unanswered points at one juncture.
Dordt outgained Waldorf 586-564 with 284 yards rushing and 302 yards passing. Keithen Drury ran for 89 yards on 18 rushes and scored a touchdown. Brock Lamle had seven rushes for 73 yards and two score and he passed for 302 yards on 11 completions. Noah Clayberg ran for 63 yards on 11 carries and caught three passes for 91 yards and all three went for touchdowns. Levi Jungling caught four passes for 137 yards.
Casey Byker, Nathan Kabongo and Connor Bosma all had seven tackles. Tyson Dahlgrin was in on two sacks and David Kacmarynski had a sack and recorded six tackles.
The Defenders went to Crete, Nebraska on October 7 last season and won a 21-16 decision.
Doane had a 420-377 yards gained edge with but Dordt forced two turnovers while giving up one.
Levi Schoonhoven ran for 71 yards on 20 carries while Brock Lamle was 17-33 passing for 229 yards and two touchdowns. Levi Jungling caught 11 passes for 172 yards and both scores and Jake Dodge had three catches for 47 yards.
Doane’s Jack Shadley was 30-49 passing for 247 yards but through a costly interception late in the game that sealed the win for Dordt. Kyle Jensen had 18 rushes for 78 yards and had a long run of 40 yards.
AROUND THE CORNER…
Dordt will go to Hastings on September 22 before hosting Concordia on Saturday, September 29.
Doane will host Jamestown next week before traveling to Northwestern on September 29.
GPAC RACE… (September 12)
Dakota Wesleyan 0-0/1-1
Briar Cliff 0-0/2-0
SCORES AND SCHEDULES…
Dakota State def. Dakota Wesleyan 27-18
Morningside def. William Penn 49-21
Jamestown def. Valley City State 28-26
Briar Cliff def. Waldorf 40-13
Midland def. MidAmerica Nazarene 49-28
Doane def. Friends 57-3
Hastings def. Peru State 25-21
Midland def. Mayville State 56-20
Northwestern def. Valley City State 28-10
Dickinson State def. Jamestown 51-0
Dordt def. Waldorf 61-40
Hastings def. Panhandle State 26-17
Dakota Wesleyan def. Presentation 64-37
Briar Cliff def. Dakota State 49-20
Morningside def. Truman State 35-17
Northwestern def. Jamestown 49-7
Concordia def. Buena Vista 27-20
Morningside @ Dakota Wesleyan
Doane @ Dordt
Midland @ Northwestern
Concordia @ Jamestown
Hastings @ Briar Cliff
Briar Cliff @ Morningside
Jamestown @ Doane
Dordt @ Hastings
Midland @ Concordia
Northwestern @ Dakota Wesleyan
Morningside @ Hastings
Concordia @ Dordt
Jamestown @ Midland
Dakota Wesleyan @ Briar Cliff
Doane @ Northwestern
Morningside @ Midland
Hastings @ Doane
Dordt @ Northwestern
Dakota Wesleyan @ Concordia
Briar Cliff @ Jamestown
Midland @ Hastings
Dordt @ Dakota Wesleyan
Concordia @ Briar Cliff
Doane @ Morningside
Morningside @ Northwestern
Briar Cliff @ Doane
Jamestown @ Dordt
Dakota Wesleyan @ Midland
Hastings @ Concordia
Concordia @ Morningside
Midland @ Doane
Briar Cliff @ Dordt
Northwestern @ Hastings
Dakota Wesleyan @ Jamestown
Dordt @ Morningside
Doane @ Dakota Wesleyan
Midland @ Briar Cliff
Northwestern @ Concordia
Jamestown @ Hastings
Morningside @ Jamestown
Concordia @ Doane
Dordt @ Midland
Briar Cliff @ Northwestern
Hastings @ Dakota Wesleyan