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Dordt College Volleyball vs. Dakota Wesleyan

September 22, 2009

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt College Defender volleyball team turned away Dakota Wesleyan in Great Plains Athletic Conference action on Tuesday night in Sioux Center by a 3-0 match score.

The Defenders won set one after taking a 13-8 lead, breaking away from an 8-8 tie and sealing the win with a Brandee Schaap attack from the back row for a 25-17 win.

Set two was tight with Dordt and the Tigers tied at 2, 3, 4, 5, 11, 13 and 19 before the Defenders claimed a 21-19 lead and won the set on a Jessica De Stigter ace serve for a 25-22 win. Set three was tight early on with Dordt tying the score at 8 and eventually took a lead of 19-14. Wesleyan battled back to within 23-20 on an ace serve but a Van Zanten kill made it 24-20 and a ball handling error by Wesleyan after an Ashley Kley kill gave Dordt a 25-21 win.

Dordt was led by Kendra Potgeter's 14 kills and Jana Van Zanten knocked down 11 with Loy Griess contributing 11. Cassie Huizenga and Jessica De Stigter had 23 and 21 kills respectively and Dorinda Hibma had a team high 25 digs with Van Zanten getting 11 and Huizenga 10.

Dakota Wesleyan's Jen Miner had nine kills and Ashley Kley had eight.

Dordt is 12-4 this season and 2-1 in the GPAC while Dakota Wesleyan is 9-10 and 0-3.

Dordt will play four matches at the Bellevue Classic in Bellevue, Nebraska this weekend.

Dordt's Current Record: 12-4 (2-1)
Opponent's Current Record: 9-10 (0-3)

Team Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Final
Dordt College 25 25 25 3
Dakota Wesleyan 17 22 21 0
Dordt Kill Leaders Total
Kendra Potgeter 14
Jana Van Zanten 11
Loy Griess 10
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Cassie Huizenga 23
Jessica De Stigter 21
Dordt Dig Leaders Total
Dorinda Hibma 25
Jana Van Zanten 11
Cassie Huizenga 10
Dordt Serving Leaders Total
Jana Van Zanten 2 Aces (19/19)
Jessica De Stigter 1 Aces (11/13)
Cassie Huizenga 0 Aces (12/12)
Team Totals Total
Kills 52
Assists 51
Digs 75

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