Roster

 

2012 Women's Varsity Volleyball

# Name Height Position(s) Year Hometown
1 Jocelyn Bousema 5-6 Defensive Specialist JR Sheldon, Iowa

2011…played in 125 sets and 33 matches…averaged a team high 3.37 digs per set…had 24 ace serves…earned honorable mention all-GPAC honors…had a season high 37 digs against Grand View on September 24.

2010…averaged 2.22 digs per set in 40 matches played…accounted for 28 service aces…had a season high 22 digs against Nebraska Wesleyan on October 8.

Before Dordt… …named second team all-state in 2009…averaged 3.0 digs per set with a total of 68 ace serves…earned all-conference notice in 2009 while playing for Western Christian.

2 Katelyn Schuller 6-0 Outside Hitter SO Orange City, Iowa

2011…played in 32 matches for the Defenders…averaged 2.87 kills and had a kill efficiency of .235…had a season high 20 kills against Northwestern on September 27…earned first-team all-GPAC honors…was named to the AVCA NAIA West Central All-Region team and was also named that region’s newcomer of the year.

Before Dordt…claimed first-team all state honors in 2010 for Unity Christian (Iowa)…averaged 4.1 kills per set and had a kill efficiency of .414…helped Unity to a #5 ranking in the state poll.

3 Kayla Gesink 5-9 Setter SO Sioux Center, Iowa

2011…played in 33 matches….averaged 4.42 assists per set…had 27 ace serves and averaged 1.65 digs per set…had a season high 35 assists against Grand View on September 24…had 10 ace serves against Mount Marty on September 21 and had 15 digs against Hastings on October 22.

Before Dordt…three-year regular for Western Christian (Iowa)… claimed first team all-Lakes Conference honors all three years…was a member of the 2010 Elite All-State Team which selects players from all classes in Iowa…was the 2010 Class 2A Player of the Year while averaging 9.3 assists per set…was a first team Class 2A selection in 2009 and 2010 and was a second team in 2008.

4 Lindsey Floen 6-0 Middle Blocker JR Sioux Center, Iowa

2011…played in 125 sets and 33 matches…averaged 1.94 kills per set with a .284 kill efficiency…averaged 1.06 blocks per set…was second-team all-GPAC selection…was in on eight blocks in a match three times…had a season high 12 kills against MidAmerica Nazarene in September 23.

2010…played in all 153 sets…averaged 1.12 blocks per set which ranked in the top-20 in the country…averaged 1.57 kills per set with a .235 kill efficiency…claimed all-GPAC honorable mention…put away a season high 18 kills against Grand View on September 25…was in on nine blocks against Briar Cliff on October 23.

Before Dordt… earned second team all-state honors in 2008 and 2009…was a three-time all-War Eagle Conference pick and claimed first team all-Northwest Iowa Review honors in 2008 and 2009…averaged 3.2 kills, 1.0 blocks and 2.4 digs per set in 2009…. Ended her Unity career Moerman with over 800 kills, 100 ace serves and 600 digs.

5 Kayla Broekhuis 5-7 Defensive Specialist JR Edgerton, Minnesota

2011…played in 122 sets and 33 matches…had a team high 33 ace serves…had a season high 12 digs against MidAmerica Nazarene on August 26 and had four ace serves against MidAmerica Nazarene and Dakota Wesleyan on September 23 and 24.

2010…played in 39 matches and had 40 service aces…played in 14 junior varsity matches…had 18 service aces and 2.13 digs for the junior varsity.

Before Dordt… was a three year regular in volleyball for Southwest Christian…averaged 7.2 assists per set, 3.1 digs and 1.7 blocks in volleyball…earned all Red Rock Conference honors in 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 and was named to the Worthington Daily Globe All-Area Team in 2008-2009.

6 Jasmyn Calkhoven 5-10 Middle Blocker SO Sioux Center, Iowa

2011…played mostly on the Dordt junior varsity team where she appeared in 20 matches…had 1.86 kills per set with 11 ace serves…averaged nearly a block per set.

Before Dordt… averaged 1.7 kills and nearly a block per set for Unity Christian (Iowa) in 2010…earned 2nd team all-War Eagle Conference honors…had a .241 kill efficiency.

7 Ashley Van Kooten 5-7 Defensive Specialist SO Leighton, Iowa

2011…played in 21 matches and 53 set for the junior varsity…averaged 4.09 digs per set.

Before Dordt… averaged 5.6 digs per contest for (Pella Christian) in 2010…named a first team all-district and all-conference performer…earned third team all-state honors.

8 Sarah Faber 5-9 Setter FR Pella, Iowa

Before Dordt…graduated Pella Christian (Iowa)…recorded 3.0 assists per set and 2.2 digs per outing…helped Pella Christian to the state tournament in 2009 and 2010…was a third-team all-state selection in 2011 and earned all-conference first-team honors.

9 Meghan Krausman 5-10 Outside Hitter FR Grundy Center, Iowa

Before Dordt…played for Grundy Center (Iowa)… averaged 3.3 kills per set for Grundy Center as they advanced to the Iowa High School State Tournament semifinal round…had a kill efficiency of .428 in 2011 and was in on 48 blocks and 335 kills over the course of the season…earned all-district honors in 2009, 2010 and 2011 and was a first-team all-conference pick during all four of her seasons…earned conference mvp honors in 2011…claimed second-team all-state honors in 2011.

10 Miranda Altman 5-3 Defensive Specialist FR Algona, Iowa

Before Dordt... graduated Algona (Iowa)…was a defensive specialist for the Bulldogs…had 439 digs which ranked fifth in Class 3A and 18th in the state in all classes…earned second-team all-conference honors and first-team all-area in 2011 and was her team’s captain…won the conference title in 2010 and was the runner-up in 2011.

11 Bekah Posthuma 5-9 Setter JR Pella, Iowa

2011…played in 20 matches for the junior varsity team…put up 7.33 assists per set and got to 2.1 digs per outing.

2010…played in 36 matches…put up 4.82 assists per set and got to 1.72 digs per set…had 17 service aces…had a personal best 28 assists against Nebraska Wesleyan on October 8 before getting injured in the match…got to 15 digs against Baker (Kansas) on September 18.

Before Dordt… averaged 6.8 assists per set with 2.6 digs…claimed second team all-state honors in 2009 and earned all-state honors in 2008…helped Pella Christian to multiple state tournament berths.

12 Siri Nelson 5-5 Defensive Specialist SO Sioux Falls, South Dakota

2011…played in 20 matches for the junior varsity team…averaged 2.04 digs per outing.

Before Dordt… played for Sioux Falls Roosevelt (South Dakota)…was named to the Sioux Falls 2010 All-City team and earned second team all-conference honors from the Greater Dakota Conference…stands fifth in career assists at Roosevelt with 1237 and has a career serving percentage of .972…was a 2010 Academic All-State volleyball honoree.

13 Kiley Velgersdyk 5-10 Outside Hitter JR Sioux Falls, South Dakota

2011…played in 28 matches and 95 sets…averaged 1.44 kills per set…had a team high 13 kills against Northwestern on September 27.

2010…played in 25 varsity matches…had 1.37 kills per set with a .175 kill efficiency…played in 13 junior varsity matches…averaged 3.7 kills and had a .263 kill efficiency…was credited with ten kills against the College of the Ozarks on September 11.

Before Dordt… had 484 kills during her senior season and had 1150 career kills…earned first team all-state honors in 2009…was named all-city, all-conference and all-state tournament in 2009 while competing for Sioux Falls Christian.

14 Felicia Schaap 5-7 Defensive Specialist FR Lansing, Illinois

Before Dordt…attended Illiana Christian (Illiana)…played outside hitter and right-side hitter during her career and also spent time as a defensive specialist…had a .380 kill efficiency with 55 blocks, 97 digs and a .950 serve efficiency…earned honorable mention all-area honors while helping her team win several regional tournaments during her career.

15 Danae Geels 6-1 Opposite Hitter SR Sheldon, Iowa

2011…played in 33 matches…had a 2.1 kills per set average with a .236 kill efficiency…earned all-GPAC second-team honors…registered a season high 17 kills against Grand View on September 24…was in on six blocks against Our Lady of the Lake on September 9.

2010…all-GPAC second-team honoree…averaged 2.52 kills per set and had a .291 kill efficiency…accounted for a season high 19 kills against the College of the Ozarks (Missouri) on September 11…put down seven blocks against Baker (Kansas) on September 18.

2009…averaged 2.11 kills per set with a kill efficiency of .318…played in 22 matches and 71 sets…had 16 kills in back to back matches against Morningside and Briar Cliff on October 23 and 24…named all-GPAC honorable mention.

Before Dordt… totaled 275 kills with 80 blocks and had a .302 kill efficiency in 2008…earned second team all-conference honors along with earning academic all-state and academic all-conference accolades.

16 Jenna Horstman 6-0 Outside Hitter FR Pella, Iowa

Before Dordt… graduated Pella Christian (Iowa)…was a three-time all-conference selection and earned 2011 second-team all-state honors in Class 2A …recorded 3.34 kills per set at outside hitter with a .407 kill efficiency and she recorded 62 ace serves and was in on 41 blocks…earned all-district honors in 2009, 2010 and 2011 and took special mention honors on the all-state level in 2010 and honorable mention accolades in 2009…helped Pella Christian to the state tournament in 2009 and 2010…was picked to play in the Iowa Girls Coaches Assocation Senior All-Star volleyball match on Saturday, November 19.

17 Loy Sahr 6-0 Outside Hitter, Middle Blocker SR Sutton, Nebraska

2011…played in all 33 matches…averaged a kill a set with a .166 kill efficiency…had a season high nine kills against MidAmerica Nazarene on August 26 and Concordia on October 29…was in on seven blocks in matches against Our Lady of the Lake on September 9 and Jamestown on August 27.

2010…played in all 40 matches and was in on 122 sets…averaged 1.41 kills per set with a .161 kill efficiency…had a season high 12 kills against Grand View on September 25 and was in on 6 blocks against Nebraska Wesleyan on October 8.

2009…averaged 1.54 kills per set in 56 sets played…averaged 3.0 kills per set for the junior varsity team in 13 matches played…recorded 15 kills against Sioux Falls on September 9.

Before Dordt… holds the Nebraska Christian record for kills in a season with 444 in 2008…earned four varsity letters at Nebraska Christian and was named honorable mention all-state in 2007 and 2008… claimed first-team all-conference honors as a senior and was accorded second-team all-state Class D-1 honors.

18 Kassidy Van Voorst 5-10 Defensive Specialist FR Hull, Iowa

Before Dordt…played at Boyden Hull (Iowa)…averaged 8.1 assists per set with 1.3 digs and had 49 ace serves…earned all-Siouxland third team honors while helping Boyden Hull to a state tournament berth and a spot in the Class 1A semifinal match.

19 Celaine Haan 5-6 Defensive Specialist FR Homer Glen, Illinois

Before Dordt…graduated Chicago Christian (Illinois)…led the Chicagoland Area in digs in 2011 with 534 and had 500 digs in 2010…totaled 1370 digs during her career and averaged 5.6 digs per set with 1758 service receptions and 71 service aces…helped Chicago Christian to a Class 2A state championship in 2010 and state runner-up finishes in 2009 and 2011…was a team captain in 2011…earned first-team all-conference honors twice and was an all-area selection twice.

20 Elyse Ray 6-0 Middle Blocker FR New Era, Michigan

Before Dordt…went to Western Michigan Christian…averaged nine kills and six blocks per match for Western Michigan Christian…had a 91 percent success rate serving with two ace serves per match…claimed all-River Valley Conference honors and was a second-team all-area performer this season.

21 Morgan Alger 6-1 Outside Hitter FR Oakdale, California

Before Dordt…graduated Ripon Christian (California)…helped her team to three straight San Joaquin Section Championships and two Southern League first place finishes…claimed all-area and all-conference honors in 2011 and was an honorable mention selection at the league level as a sophomore and junior.

22 Mikaela Alger 6-1 Middle Blocker FR Oakdale, California

Before Dordt…played at Ripon Christian (California)…averaged nine kills, three digs and three blocks per match…helped Ripon Christian to Southern League Championships twice and San Joaquin Sectional Championships three times…was an all-Southern League pick and a Modesto Bee All-Stanislaus County District team…claimed All-State Division Five Second-Team honors.

23 Mady Van Soelen 6-0 Opposite Hitter, Middle Blocker FR Waukee, Iowa

Before Dordt…played volleyball at Contra Costa Christian (California)…was league mvp as a sophomore and earned team mvp honors twice…claimed first team all-conference honors three times and helped Contra Costa to league championships three times.

24 Katy Noble 5-11 Middle Blocker SO Sioux City, Iowa

2011…played in 16 matches for the junior varsity…averaged 1.42 kills per set and had a .239 kill efficiency.

Before Dordt… led Westwood (Iowa) with 3.4 kills per set as a senior and had a .267 kill efficiency in 2010…claimed first-team honors from the Western Valley Conference.

25 Kim Buyert 5-9 Outside Hitter SO Sioux Center, Iowa

2011…played in 21 matches for the junior varsity team…led the team with 3.29 kills per set and had a .211 kill efficiency….got to 2.58 digs per set.

Before Dordt… first team all-conference volleyball selection in 2010 for Sioux Center (Iowa) and earned third team honors in 2009…averaged 1.4 kills per set for the Warriors while getting to 3.3 digs per set in 2010…had 54 ace serves and served 97 percent of her attempts in play…was a three-year letterwinnner in volleyball and has been named to the Siouxland Conference all-academic team three times.

26 Jana Van Zanten 6-0 Defensive Specialist SR Pella, Iowa

2011…played in all 125 sets of the 33 matches Dordt played…averaged 1.22 kills and had a kill efficiency of .154…had a 2.16 digs per set average…had 25 ace serves…registered a season high 14 kills in a match three times…also had a season high 23 digs against Grand View on September 24 and had five blocks against Jamestown on August 27.

2010…played in 40 matches and 139 sets…averaged 1.37 kills per set and had a .150 kill efficiency…put down a season high 12 kills against Great Falls (Montana) on August 27.

2009…averaged 2.81 kills per set with a .218 kill efficiency…played in 37 matches…recorded 20 kills against Doane on October 16 and Northwestern on September 12…was in on six blocks against Hastings on November 7…named all-GPAC second team.

Before Dordt… recorded 3.9 kills per set as a high school senior with a .405 kill efficiency at Pella Christian…earned a spot in the Class 2A State Volleyball Tournament…recorded 1.2 blocks and 3.3 digs per set in 2008…claimed first-team all-state honors in both 2007 and 2008 and was a First-Team All-Little Hawkeye Conference pick.

27 Jiovih Augustave 5-10 Setter JR Ciu Auto de Buenos Aries, Argentina

2011…played in 10 junior varsity matches…averaged 2.28 assists per set.

Before Dordt…attended International Christian Academy.