Football Team 19th In Poll
- Posted Tuesday, October 5, 2021
(Tuesday, October 5; Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt Defender football team is 19th in the most recent NAIA Coaches’ Poll released on Monday, October 4.
Dordt is up two spots after having the week off from play with a bye in the GPAC schedule. Dordt is currently 3-1 and will resume play on Saturday, October 9 at home against Mount Marty in a 1:00 kickoff.
Dordt has six games remaining and totaled 135 points in the polling and is listed six points behind Saint Xavier (Illinois) in the fourth in-season poll conducted by 19 coaches representing each of the conferences in the NAIA.
Dordt is one of three teams in the poll with Northwestern (Iowa) and Morningside (Iowa) listed 2nd and 3rd while defending national champion Lindsey Wilson (Kentucky) was voted the top team in the poll.