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Dordt College Volleyball vs. Lubbock Christian (Texas)-NAIA National Tournament

December 4, 2003

(San Diego, California) The Dordt Lady Defenders fought off a feisty Lubbock Christian team today in pool play at the NAIA national volleyball tournament. The Lady Defenders won game one coming from behind 29-25 to win 32-30. It took Lubboch Christian most of games two and three to regroup, losing game two 30-21 and trailing in game three 23-22 before pulling away to win 30-25. Game four saw Dordt get out to an 11-6 lead before Lubbok put together a five point run to tie it. It was tied again at 13 before the Chapparells forged ahead for good 30-27.

With the momentum squarely behind them Lubbock Christian came out in game five sluggishly and the Lady Defenders took full advantage, taking a 10-3 and winning by a final score of 15-7.

Dordt was balanced at the net with Lindsey Van Wyk's 21 and Rachel Van Beek 20. Tara De Boer and Rachel Pontier had 18 and 17 respectively while Alisa Den Hartog put up 70 assists in the thriller.

Traci Kooima continued her steady play with three ace serves while Megan Groeneweg and Van Wyk both added a pair. Jill Bouma led Dordt with 45 digs and Tricia Beckering dug up 38.

Dordt's Current Record: 36-4 (16-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 31-8 (0-0)

Team Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Final
Dordt College 32 30 25 27 15 3
Lubbock Christian (Texas)-NAIA National Tournament 30 21 30 30 7 2
Dordt Kill Leaders Total
Lindsey Van Wyk 21
Rachel Van Beek 20
Tara De Boer 18
Rachel Pontier 17
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Alisa Den Hartog 70
Dordt Dig Leaders Total
Jill Bouma 45
Tricia Beckering 38
Traci Kooima 18
Alisa Den Hartog 18
Dordt Serving Leaders Total
Traci Kooima 3 Aces (27/30)
Megan Groeneweg 2 Aces (19/20)
Lindsey Van Wyk 2 Aces (14/16)
Team Totals Total
Kills 87
Assists 75
Digs 157

For more information, please contact Mike Byker, Sports Information Director, at mbyker@dordt.edu or (712) 722-6301.