(Wednesday, January 23; Sioux Center, Iowa) Asher Brown, a senior at Gardner Edgerton High School (Kansas), has announced his intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender soccer program.
Brown was a second-team all-state pick and earned Sunflower League honorable mention during his career. He's played mostly defensive back and midfield during his career and scored five goals as a senior.
"Asher is a player of character and quality. He sees the field well and shows a willingness to get involved in the attack. We are excited to have Asher as a member of the soccer program and the Dordt community," said Dordt men's soccer coach Ryan Gresse.
Asher is the son of Shane and Tara Brown of Gardner, Kansas. He plans to study Engineering at Dordt.
Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa, is a comprehensive Christian college rooted in the Reformed tradition. The Defender athletic program is a part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC).
U.S. News & World Report, Money Magazine, Forbes.com, Washington Monthly, and Princeton Review all list Dordt on their best colleges lists. Dordt is home to approximately 1,500 students.