Dordt College News

Dordt Hosts Alumni Game, 1987-88 Team

January 30, 2013

(Wednesday, January 30; Sioux Center, Iowa)  A Dordt Alumni game and a reunion of the 1987-88 NAIA National Tournament men’s basketball team highlight this weekend’s activities at the De Witt Gym.

The Dordt College junior varsity team will face a team made up of nine alumni players at 11:00 a.m. Saturday morning, February 2, preceding the Dordt-Hastings women’s basketball game at 2:00.

At halftime of the men’s game the 1987-88 team that advanced to the NAIA National Tournament Quarterfinals will be recognized coinciding with the 25th anniversary of that season.  The team advanced to the tournament quarterfinal round before ending its season with a 25-5 record.

Alumni Game Participants:
Chris Huyser
Dan Hospers
Steve Ver Meer
Derek Keizer
Logan Kingma
Dustin Katje
Chris Van Roekel
Ross Bouma
Brandon Haan
Kevin Veenstra
Eric Maas


1987-1988 Team Members Planning to Return
Jerry Boer
Larry Faber
Kevin Gesink
Loren Greenfield
Jim Poppema
Jay Schelhaas
Greg Van Soelen
Jeff Van Lingen
Joel Veenstra
Kevin Veenstra
Steve Ver Meer
Jay Woudstra

Coaching Staff
Rick Vander Berg (Head Coach)
Syne Altena (Assistant Coach)
Craig Stiemsma (Student Assistant)
Mike Elgersma (Student Manager)

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