Volleyball Results

Dordt College Women's Volleyball vs. Mount Marty

September 26, 2006

Game Media

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt College Lady Defenders improved to 2-3 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference with a 3-0 win over the Mount Marty Lancers in action at the De Witt Gym on Tuesday night.

Game one was tight with 10 ties, the last one coming at 17-17. Betsy Van't Hul proceeded to serve the next 11 points and the Defenders pulled away for a 30-19 win. Game two had the Defenders in front 9-8 before a run of five points in a row extended the lead to 14-8 and the Lancers never challenged again as Dordt pulled away for a 30-21 win. The Lancers did make a charge in game three, cutting a four point lead to one at 18-17 but a string of five serves in a row by Traci Kooima put an end to the uprising and Dordt won 30-19.

Lindsey Van Wyk had 19 kills to lead all scorers, ten of the kills came in game one. Kristin De Ronde had 13 kills and Larissa Veldhuizen 12 with Emily Van Voorst putting up 36 assists. Five different Defenders posted ace serves and Traci Kooima, the Dordt libero had 20 digs and Van Wyk added 18.

Mount Marty was led by Katie Prunty, Emily Rasmussen and Laura Starman with five kills each.

Dordt's Current Record: 14-8 (2-3)
Opponent's Current Record: 5-12 (1-4)

Team Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Final
Dordt College 30 30 30 3
Mount Marty 19 21 19 0
Dordt Kill Leaders Total
Lindsey Van Wyk 19
Kristin De Ronde 13
Larissa Veldhuizen 12
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Emily Van Voorst 36
Dordt Dig Leaders Total
Traci Kooima 20
Lindsey Van Wyk 18
Liz Van Voorst 14
Dordt Serving Leaders Total
Traci Kooima 1 Aces (13/13)
Liz Van Voorst 1 Aces (9/10)
Cassie Huizenga 1 Aces (1/11)
Emily Van Voorst 1 Aces (14/14)
Team Totals Total
Kills 52
Assists 38
Digs 78

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