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Softball Opens Postseason Play Wednesday

Posted May 3, 2022

THE GAMES

Dordt has earned a spot in the GPAC post season tournament and will play in Fremont, Nebraska beginning on Wednesday, May 4.  The double elimination, four-team tournament will conclude on Thursday, May 5.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

A Christian Field Guide to Technology for Engineers and Designers

Dordt Engineering Professor Discusses Maintaining a Christian Relationship with Technology

Posted May 2, 2022

Dordt University engineering professor, Dr. Ethan Brue, recently released his co-authored book A Christian Field Guide to Technology.”

Brue, Calvin University Professor of Computer Science Dr. Derek Schuurman, and Multicore Solutions Principal Engineer Steve VanderLeest provide a field guide for fellow explorers working with technology. Using numerous case studies, historical examples, and personal stories, they explore issues such as:

DeLay To Run For Defenders

Posted April 29, 2022

(Friday, April 15, 2022; Sioux Center, Iowa) Isabel DeLay, a senior at Beresford High School (South Dakota), has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the track and field program.  

DeLay is a sprinter with a 12.7 best in the 100 and 27.0 in the 200.  She’s earned medals at the state meet the last three years while also including all-conference and academic all-state accolades.  DeLay has been a part of three straight conference champion teams. 

Women's Basketball Adds Davis

Posted April 29, 2022

(Friday, April 29, 2022; Sioux Center, Iowa) Kaylee Davis, a senior at Central Lyon High School (Iowa), has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender basketball program.

Davis averaged 9.3 points, 3.4 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 2.0 steals per contest for the Lions and she earned third team all-conference honors in 2022 one year after earning honorable mention accolades.  Davis was a part a state runner-up teams this season.

McGlothin Commits To Defenders

Posted April 29, 2022

(Thursday, April 28, 2022; Sioux Center, Iowa) Kaeden McGlothin, a senior at Stanwood High School (Washington), has announced his intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender basketball program.

“Kaeden is a great fit for our program. We have high hopes for him as a player.  He will be a great teammate and a is a fantastic fit for Dordt,” said Dordt basketball coach Brian Van Haaften.

Koole Added To Defender Golf

Posted April 28, 2022

(Thursday, April 28, 2022; Sioux Center, Iowa) Caden Koole, a senior at Prospect Ridge Academy, has announced his intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender golf program.

"Caden is going to be a great addition to our team. He comes to Dordt with a good deal of success in tournament golf and we are excited to see how his game translates to collegiate level competition," said Dordt golf coach Jon Crane.

Drost Picks Dordt

Posted April 28, 2022

(Thursday, April 28, 2022; Sioux Center, Iowa) Megan Drost, a senior at Zeeland West High School (Michigan), has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender soccer program.

Drost earned most improved honors from her high school team.

Krull To Join Defender Track and Field

Posted April 28, 2022

(Friday, April 15, 2022; Sioux Center, Iowa) Brynn Krull, a senior at Central Lyon High School (Iowa), has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender track and field program.  

Krull placed 10th in the 2021 Class 1A state tournament and has a personal best of 108-2 in the discus and 30-3 in the shot put.  

“I decided to commit to Dordt because the team was very kind, and everyone seemed very tight knit. I loved how everyone just showed Jesus’s love so much.  I also like that it’s close to home,” said Krull.  

Softball Concludes Regular Season Thursday

Posted April 28, 2022

THE GAMES

Dordt will travel to face Dakota Wesleyan in a doubleheader on Thursday, April 28 starting at 4:00 in Mitchell, South Dakota.   

COVERAGE

Dordt vs Dakota Wesleyan game one video

Dordt vs Dakota Wesleyan game two video

Baseball In Orange City For Four Games To Close Regular Season

Posted April 28, 2022

THE GAMES

Dordt will travel to face Northwestern in Orange City, Iowa in a doubleheader on Thursday, April 28 and Friday, April 29.  The games on Thursday get underway at 5:00 and on Friday at 2:00. 

COVERAGE

Video produced by Northwestern for all games

Live in game stats for all games

Busy Weekend Awaits Men's Track and Field

Posted April 27, 2022

The Events... The Dordt University men's track and field team will compete as a split squad and at three different sites this weekend.

Payton Mauldin in the 800m and seven relays will compete at the Drake Relays, beginning on Thursday, April 28, at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa. 

Women's Track and Field To Compete at Multiple Sites

Posted April 27, 2022

The Events... The Dordt University women's track and field team will compete as a split squad and at three different sites this weekend.

Five relays will compete at the Drake Relays, beginning on Friday, April 29, at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa. 

Dordt to host end of semester music concerts

Posted April 27, 2022

Dordt University will be hosting three concerts as the semester comes to a close.

Softball Hosts Northwestern Tonight

Posted April 26, 2022

THE GAMES

Dordt will host Northwestern in GPAC doubleheader play on Tuesday, April 26 starting at 5:00. 

COVERAGE

Game 1 Dordt Media Network Video

Game 2 Dordt Media Network Video

Game 1 in game stats

Bullock Earns All-GPAC Honors

Posted April 25, 2022

(Monday, April 25; Sioux Center, Iowa) Dordt’s Freddy Bullock (Junior; Sioux Center, Iowa)  has earned All-Great Plains Athletic Conference honors at the recently completed GPAC Championships contested in fall 2021 and spring 2022. 

CACE - Center for the Advancement of Christian Education

CACE acquires education research company

Posted April 25, 2022

The Center for the Advancement of Christian Education (CACE) at Dordt University has acquired consulting firm Charter Oak Research. 

“CACE’s mission is to network schools, promote innovative practices, and develop school leaders,” says Dr. Tim Van Soelen, executive director of CACE. “Charter Oak’s custom research offerings allow CACE to take the next step in pursuit of our mission.” 

Charter Oak Research provides demographic awareness and positioning research that schools can use for marketing research and enrollment management.

GPAC Women's Golf Concludes With Early Week Rounds

Posted April 25, 2022

THE MEET

Dordt is competing at the GPAC Women’s Golf Championship on Monday and Tuesday, April 25 and 26 in Norfolk, Nebraska at the Norfolk Country Club.

COVERAGE

Live in progress scoring https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/7810266937488840868

Softball Hosts the College of Saint Mary Saturday

Posted April 22, 2022

THE GAMES

Dordt will host the College of Saint Mary on Saturday, April 23 starting at 2:00.  Those graduating from the program this spring will be recognized as well.

COVERAGE

Game one Dordt Media Network video

Game two Dordt Media Network video

Game one in game stats

Men's GPAC Golf Championship Contested This Weekend

Posted April 22, 2022

THE MEET

Dordt and the rest of the GPAC men’s golf teams will converge on The Bluffs in Vermillion, South Dakota to compete in the final two rounds of the GPAC Championship on Friday and Saturday, April 22 and 23.

COVERAGE

Live results

DORDT’S LINEUP

Dordt’s lineup features these five golfers with a sixth serving as an alternate.

Senior theology and philosophy major wins prestigious prize

Posted April 22, 2022

Rylan Brue, a Dordt University senior studying philosophy and theology, placed second in the prestigious 2022 Wycliffe College Scripture & Theology Essay Competition at the University of Toronto.

His winning paper, titled “’Commitment than Which One Cannot Have a Greater’: Creation as Vow in Curs Deus Homo,” seeks to understand the Medieval theologian St. Anselm and his attempt to answer the question of why God took on flesh in the person of Jesus.