(Tuesday, July 16; Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt University football team is no. 25 in the 2019 College Football America NAIA Preseason Top-30 rankings featured in the 2019 College Football America Yearbook.
The Defenders are coming off a record-setting 2018 campaign when they put together a 7-3 mark and finished the year rated no. 23 in the NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 Poll.
Dordt will open its 2019 season on Thursday, August 29 at home against Keiser University (Florida) and will play an 11 game schedule.
Dordt’s Great Plains Athletic Conference contests begin with back to back road games on September 14 and 21 at Morningside, the defending national champion in the NAIA and Jamestown (North Dakota).
The preseason NAIA Coaches’ Poll will be released on August 5 and the Great Plains Athletic Conference will release its preseason polling at the GPAC Media Day on Tuesday, July 30.