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Dordt College Women's Volleyball vs. Valley City State-Northwestern Classic

August 24, 2012

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(Orange City, Iowa) The Dordt College Defender volleyball team opened the 2012 season wtih a win over Valley City State (North Dakota) on day one of the Northwestern Red Raider Classic in Orange City, Iowa.

The Friday, August 24 afternoon match had the Defenders in control most of the way with convincing wins of 25-14 and 25-17 in the first two sets. Set three was tighter with the Vikings making a late charge but the Defenders were more than up to the task with Kayla Gesink getting a late dump-shot to reestablish the Defender lead and Valley City also was done in by a late service error.

Gesink put up 21 assists in the win and had two ace serves with six digs. Katelyn Schuller accounted for ten kills at the net and Loy Sahr had six kills. Lindsey Floen was in on four block assists. Two other Defenders had two ace serves as Jocelyn Bousema and Jana Van Zanten each dropped in a pair. Van Zanten and Kayla Broekhuis were a combined 30-30 on serve receptions.

Dordt's Current Record: 2-0 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 0-3 (0-0)

Team Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Final
Dordt College 25 25 25 3
Valley City State-Northwestern Classic 14 17 22 0
Dordt Kill Leaders Total
Katelyn Schuller 10
Loy Sahr 6
Kayla Gesink 5
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Kayla Gesink 21
Dordt Dig Leaders Total
Kayla Gesink 6
Dordt Serving Leaders Total
Jocelyn Bousema 2 Aces (13/15)
Jana Van Zanten 2 Aces (24/25)
Kayla Gesink 1 Aces (9/10)
Team Totals Total
Kills 31
Assists 25
Digs 33

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