Dordt College News

NAIA National Volleyball Tournament Schedule Released

November 24, 2003

The Dordt College Lady Defender volleyball team has been named the fourth seed overall and the number one seed in their pool for the 2003 NAIA national volleyball tournament hosted by Point Loma University in San Diego, California.

The Lady Defenders, who start play on Wednesday, December 3, are grouped in Pool D with number five see Madonna (Michigan), Georgetown (Kentucky), Lubbock Christian (Texas) and Spring Hill (Alabama).

Dordt College is 33-4 entering the tournament. This is the fifth time the Lady Defenders have advanced to the National Tournament with the most recent trip coming in 2001. The Lady Defenders have qualified for the quarterfinal round of the tournament three times.

Dordt's schedule at the National Tournament:
Wednesday, December 3
11:15 a.m. Dordt vs. Spring Hill

Thursday, December 4
9:00 a.m. Dordt vs. Lubbock Christian
1:30 p.m. Dordt vs. Georgetown

Friday, December 5
11:15 a.m. Dordt vs. Madonna

All of the matches will be broadcast on KDCR, 88.5 FM with audio also available at

The quarterfinal round will be played at 6:00 and 8:15 Friday night with the semifinals played Saturday at 10:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. The championship match will be played Saturday night at 7:30. All times are Pacific.

Plans for a celebration with local fans are in the works. Check the Alumni Page for more details

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