Volleyball Results

Dordt College Women's Volleyball vs. Northwestern

September 19, 2006

Game Media

(Orange City, Iowa) The Dordt College Lady Defenders lost a 3-1 decision in conference volleyball Tuesday night at Northwestern in Orange City.

Northwestern won the first game 30-26. In game one, Dordt's setter, Steph Peuler went down with an injury and didn't return.

Dordt led most of game two and was up 28-25 before Northwestern scored the final five points of the game to take a 2-0 lead with the 30-28 decision.

Game three went to Dordt with a start to finish win of 30-27 and game four was tight with Northwestern pulling away late for a 30-23 win.

The win, Northwestern's first in the series since 1999, was their third in conference play while Dordt dropped to 1-3 in the GPAC and 9-7 overall. Lindsey Van Wyk had 23 kills and 25 digs and Kristin De Ronde had 14 kills while Emily Van Voorst put up 51 assists.

Dordt's Current Record: 9-7 (1-3)
Opponent's Current Record: 12-1 (3-0)

Team Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Final
Dordt College 26 28 30 23 1
Northwestern 30 30 27 30 3
Dordt Kill Leaders Total
Lindsey Van Wyk 23
Kristin De Ronde 14
Betsy Van't Hul 6
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Emily Van Voorst 51
Dordt Dig Leaders Total
Traci Kooima 37
Lindsey Van Wyk 25
Betsy Van't Hul 23
Dordt Serving Leaders Total
Steph Helmus 2 Aces (14/14)
Lindsey Van Wyk 1 Aces (19/19)
Team Totals Total
Kills 58
Assists 54
Digs 113

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