Dordt College Volleyball vs. Buena Vista
October 19, 2012
(Sioux Center, Iowa) Dordt College swept Buena Vista on Friday night in Sioux Center, Iowa in non-conference volleyball. Dordt came from behind in set one to win 25-23 and then controlled set two and three 25-18 and 25-18 for the Defenders' 20th win of the season.
Set one had the Defenders trailing 13-8 after a five point run by the Beavers. Dordt bounced back to cut the lead to 13-12, getting the last two points of the run on a pair of Danae Geels kills. Dordt eventually tied it at 17-17 and looked poised for the win up 22-20. The visitors responded with a three point run to retake the lead at 23-22 but the Defenders got a point on a service error and then got an ace by Jocelyn Bousema for the lead and the Defenders won it with a Meghan Krausman kill for the final of 25-23.
Dordt ran out to an 8-1 lead and never trailed in winning 25-18 and set three was very similar in that Dordt led 9-1 and won 25-18 with Kiley Velgersdyk getting the finishing kill.
Dordt was led by Danae Geels with 13 kills and Krausman had eight with Lindsey Floen knocking down seven. Kayla Gesink put up 31 assists on a night when Dordt hit .235 for the match. Gesink shared team honors in digs with Kayla Broekhuis with eight.
Mount Marty got nine kills from Kirsten Van Zuiden and Chelsea Clayton added seven. Courtney Van Haaften put up 20 assists in the loss.
Dordt is 20-7 overall and will face #6 ranked Hastings on Saturday afternoon in Hastings. The junior varsity match starts at 3:00 and the varsity at 4:30. Buena Vista falls to 4-20.
Dordt's Current Record: 20-7 (9-1)
Opponent's Current Record: 4-20 (0-6)
|Team||Set 1||Set 2||Set 3||Final|
|Dordt Kill Leaders||Total|
|Dordt Assist Leaders||Total|
|Dordt Dig Leaders||Total|
|Dordt Serving Leaders||Total|
|Jocelyn Bousema||2 Aces (18/19)|
|Kayla Gesink||1 Aces (13/13)|
|Celaine Haan||1 Aces (14/15)|
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