Volleyball Results

Dordt College Women's Volleyball vs. Morningside

October 23, 2004

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt College Lady Defenders avenged an early October loss to the Morningside Mustangs with a convincing 3-0 win on Saturday, October 23 at the De Witt Gym.

Morningside jumped out to a 6-1 lead in game one before Dordt tied it at 10-10. Dordt jumped out to a 20-14 lead and rode that to a 30-21 win.

Game two had Morningside scoring the first three points of the game only to see Dordt tie it at 4-4 before pushing out to a 14-10 lead. Morningside fought back to tie it at 16-16 before the Lady Defenders responded with a six point run of their own. Dordt extended the lead to 29-22 before the Mustangs scored five in a row to make it interesting before the Lady Defenders closed out the game.

The Lady Defenders led from start to finish in game three, winning by a 30-24 margin.

Dordt was topped by Tara De Boer's 12 kills while Rachel Van Beek and Amanda Eekhoff had ten kills each. Emily Van Voorst had 18 assists and Halley Van Laningham 15. Lindsey Van Wyk had three ace serves to go along with six kills Traci Kooima led Dordt with 16 digs.

Morningside was led by Cassie Cheever's seven kills while Lindsie Honsbruch, Sarah McNeill and Kristen Staiert all had six. Honsbruch had 15 digs.

Dordt's Current Record: 24-2 (11-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 20-10 (6-7)

Team Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Final
Dordt College 30 30 30 3
Morningside 21 27 24 0
Dordt Kill Leaders Total
Tara De Boer 12
Rachel Van Beek 10
Amanda Eekhoff 10
Lindsey Van Wyk 6
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Emily Van Voorst 18
Halley Van Laningham 15
Dordt Dig Leaders Total
Traci Kooima 18
Lindsey Van Wyk 14
Jill Haan 11
Dordt Serving Leaders Total
Lindsey Van Wyk 3 Aces (19/20)
Tara De Boer 1 Aces (13/13)
Jill Haan 1 Aces (11/11)
Team Totals Total
Kills 45
Assists 37
Digs 67

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