Dordt College News

Dordt Women's Golf Opens Friday

September 5, 2012

Meet… Dordt will travel to Green Valley Golf Course and the Morningside Fall Invite on Friday, September 7.

Participants… Briar Cliff, Iowa Western Community, Midland, Mount Marty, Northwestern, Southwestern Community and Dordt will have teams at the meet.

Last Year… The Dordt College women's golf team took home a fourth place finish at the Morningside Invitational hosted at Whispering Creek on Wednesday, August 31 in Sioux City, Iowa.

Dordt was led by Renae Visser's 85 and Micayla Weaver shot 90 to help the Defenders to a total of 376 in their first event of the fall.

Justean De Groot, the only returner in Wednesday's lineup for Dordt, also broke 100 with a 97. Angela Johnson concluded the scoring for Dordt with a 101. Visser's 85 placed her 6th overall in the individual standings.

Morningside won the event with a 335, fending off Dakota Wesleyan's 336. Wesleyan's Dani Bellet was the medalist with a 73. Whispering Creek was set for 6296 in length and par-72.

Last Time Out… Dordt College finished seventh at GPAC #4 on Friday, April 27 in Sioux City, Iowa at Green Valley Golf Course. The Defenders totaled a 404 on a day when winds were a factor for all players.

Renae Visser shot a 94 which was 13th overall and Justean De Groot had a 95 which put her in 17th. Kim Brumfield also broke 100 with a 99 and Meredith Fopma completed the Dordt scoring with a 116.

Northwestern carded a 358 to nip Dakota Wesleyan with a 359. Morningside shot a 360 in the tight three-way race.

Northwestern's Taylor Kline shot an 81 for the low score of the day.

The Lineup… Dordt’s top returners from last season are Renae Visser (90 average/ eight events); Kim Brumfield (103 average/eight rounds) and Angela Johnson (106 average/ six rounds).

After This…Dordt will compete in GPAC Qualifier #1 in Orange City on Tuesday, September 11.


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