Sioux Center, Iowa — Dordt hosts Waldorf (Iowa) on Saturday, September 7 in a non-conference football game kicking off at 7:00.
Waldorf is 1-0 after a 17-10 win over Briar Cliff at home last weekend.
Briar Cliff had a narrow 256-250 yards gained advantage. Waldorf had 114 rushing yards and 136 passing yards and turned the ball over once via interception.
Dordt is 0-1 this season after a 34-21 loss to Keiser (Florida) to open the season on Thursday, August 29. Keiser got out to a 24-0 lead by halftime before Dordt answered back with a 21-10 second half advantage but the Defenders never got within a single score.
The Dordt Defenders are no. 24 in the NAIA Preseason poll after finishing 2018 no. 23. The Mustangs from Morningside, defending national champions, are the preseason no. 1 pick and Benedictine (Kansas) is no. 2. Other familiar names are Northwestern at no. 11 and Grand View is no. 12.