Dordt College Volleyball vs. Mayville State-Northwestern Tournament
August 24, 2007
(Orange City, Iowa) The Dordt College Defender volleyball team earned their first win of the 2007 volleyball season with a 3-1 win over Mayville State at the Northwestern Red Raider Classic in Orange City, Iowa on Friday.
The Defenders stumbled out of the gate, losing a 30-27 decision in game number one. Dordt then reeled off a pair of 30-14 wins in games two and three and went on to take game four 30-27.
Emily Van Voorst put up 57 assists and Larissa Veldhuizen led the team with 16 kills. Kendra Potgeter (Freshman; Byron Center, Michigan) had 14 kills with three errors in 32 attempts. Kristin De Ronde (Junior; Oskaloosa, Iowa) banged out 13 kills. Potgter was in on 3 blocks.
Liz Van Voorst had a team high 26 digs and Dorinda Hibma (Freshman; Sioux Center, Iowa) had nine kills and 13 digs.
Mayville State was topped by Alyssa Clancy with 11 kills.
Dordt is 1-0 and will face Georgetown (Kentucky) late tonight. Georgetown is ranked #17 in the country. Dordt is ranked #22.
Dordt's Current Record: 1-1 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 0-1 (0-0)
|Team||Set 1||Set 2||Set 3||Set 4||Final|
|Mayville State-Northwestern Tournament||30||14||14||27||1|
|Dordt Kill Leaders||Total|
|Emily Van Voorst||4|
|Dordt Assist Leaders||Total|
|Emily Van Voorst||57|
|Dordt Dig Leaders||Total|
|Liz Van Voorst||26|
|Betsy Van't Hul||12|
|Dordt Serving Leaders||Total|
|Liz Van Voorst||3 Aces (0/0)|
|Betsy Van't Hul||2 Aces (0/0)|
|Dorinda Hibma||2 Aces (0/0)|
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