Roster

 

2013 Women's Varsity Volleyball

# Name Height Position(s) Year Hometown
1 Rachael Day 5-5 Defensive Specialist FR Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Before Dordt…graduated Sioux Falls Washington (South Dakota)…played club volleyball with Sioux Empire Fitness in 2012.

2 Samantha Sutley 5-4 Defensive Specialist FR Rancho Cucamonga, California

Before Dordt…attended and played for Ontario Christian (California)…averaged 3.9 digs per set and totaled 35 ace serves this season…was chosen as a first-team all-conference member twice…helped Ontario Christian to a pair of league championships.

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

2012…played in 129 sets and 34 matches…earned all-GPAC first team honors and was named to the AVCA all-region team…earned honorable mention all-American honors from the NAIA and AVCA…averaged 9.26 assists with 2.5 digs and had just under a kill per set…had a season high 53 assists against Morningside on October 3 and got to 23 digs against Jamestown on August 25.

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 SR Sioux Center, Iowa

2012…averaged 2.4 kills per set and had a team high 1.19 blocks per set…played in 33 matches and 124 sets…earned all-GPAC honorable mention honors and NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors…had a season high 13 kills in three different matches…registered 8 blocks against Kansas Wesleyan on September 1.

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 a 2nd teamall-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 SR Edgerton, Minnesota

2012…played in all 34 matches and all 129 sets while earning all-GPAC 2nd team honors…led the team with 4.32 digs per set and had 30 ace serves…had a season high 31 digs in a five set match with Northwestern on November 1.

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 Jocelyn Bousema 5-7 Defensive Specialist SR Sheldon, Iowa

2012…played in all 129 sets and 34 matches…had a 1.66 digs per set average and 31 ace serves…earned NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors…had a season high 13 digs against Jamestown on August 25.

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.

7 Ashley Van Kooten 5-8 Defensive Specialist JR Leighton, Iowa

2012…played in 22 junior varsity matches…had 13 ace serves and averaged 1.24 digs preset.

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 Jill Schouten 5-8 Setter FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Before Dordt…set for Unity Christian (Iowa) and helped them to a no. 5 state ranking and War Eagle Championshipi in 2012…averaged 8.46 assists and 1.80 digs per set as a senior and 7.29 assists and 1.93 digs as a junior…earned all-conference first team and all-district second team honors in 2011 and 2012.

11 Brielle Van Zonneveld 6-3 Opposite Hitter, Middle Blocker SO Lynden, Washington

Before Dordt…spent the 2012-13 school year at Seattle Pacific University where she appeared in six matches…graduated Lynden Christian (Washington) in 2012 and helped the Lyncs to a fourth place finish in the 2011 Class 1A State Tournament and a sixth place finish in 2010…claimed first team all-state honors as a high school senior and was a two-time first team All-Northwest Conference selection.

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

2012…played in 22 junior varsity matches…averaged 2.66 digs per outing.

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 Jenna Horstman 6-0 Outside Hitter, Opposite Hitter SO Pella, Iowa

2012…averaged 1.55 kills per set…played in 27 matches and 74 sets in her freshman campaign.

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.

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

2012…played in 21 junior varsity matches…averaged just under a dig per set.

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 Brooke Wolterstorff 5-11 Outside Hitter, Middle Blocker FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Before Dordt…helped Western Christian (Iowa) to a state runner-up finish in Class 2A and was named to the 2012 all-tournament team…earned Elite All-State honors and Class 2A Co-Player of the Year honors…totaled 1,402 kills and had 142 ace serves with 792 digs and 338 blocks…claimed Elite All-State honors in 2011 and was a first-team all-state selection in 2010 and 2011…helped Western to a state championship in 2010 along with a runner-up finish in 2011 and claimed all-tournament honors both times.

16 Hope Kramer 5-9 Outside Hitter FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Before Dordt…earned second-team all-conference honors in 2011 and 2012 while playing for Unity Christian (Iowa)…had a .322 kill efficiency in 2012 and averaged 2.8 digs per set…claimed 2012 Academic All-State honors.

17 Becci Madden 5-7 Defensive Specialist FR Omaha, Nebraska

Before Dordt…graduated Elkhorn South High School (Nebraska) where she helped win a pair of conference titles and two state tournament berths…averaged 2.8 digs per set and had a 92.5 percent serve efficiency…served as a team captain in 2012… played six years of volleyball for the River City Juniors Volleyball Club...claimed academic all-conference and academic all-state honors in 2012.

18 Meghan Krausman 5-10 Outside Hitter SO Grundy Center, Iowa

2012…averaged 1.73 kills per set in 25 matches played…also saw time on the junior varsity where she averaged 2.65 kills per set in nine matches played.

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.

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

2012…played in 32 matches and 119 sets…averaged 1.69 digs per set and had 23 service aces.

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 Kylie Van Roekel 6-0 Middle Blocker, Opposite Hitter FR Saint John, Indiana

Before Dordt…had 158 kills and was in on 100 blocks while helping Illiana Christian (Indiana) to a pair of regional championships and the sectional runner-up finishes…claimed all-area and all-conference honors and was a team captain.

21 Morgan Alger 6-0 Outside Hitter SO Oakdale, California

2012…averaged 1.09 digs per set for the junior varsity team in 18 matches played.

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 6-0 Outside Hitter SO Oakdale, California

2012…averaged 1.57 kills in 21 junior varsity matches.

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 SO Waukee, Iowa

2012…put down just under a kill per set in 19 junior varsity matches.

24 Kate Noble 5-11 Middle Blocker JR Sioux City, Iowa

2012…averaged 2.26 kills per set in 22 matches played for the Dordt junior varsity…had a .236 kill efficiency

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 Elizabeth Kiel 6-0 Middle Blocker FR Maurice, Iowa

Before Dordt…averaged 3.2 kills per set with a .330 kill efficiency for Unity Christian (Iowa) and had nearly a block per outing for the Knights in 2011 and 2012…claimed first-team all-state honors in 2012 from both the IGCA and the Des Moines Register…was a two-time all-conference selection and earned all-area honors from the Northwest Iowa Review twice along with all-district honors.

26 Andrea Ver Meer 6-0 Middle Blocker, Opposite Hitter FR Davenport, Iowa

Before Dordt…graduated Morning Star Academy (Iowa)…posted per-match averages of 6.8 kills, 2.5 blocks, 4.0 digs and 2.6 ace serves…earned 2012 all-conference honors in volleyball and was an honorable mention all-Quad City Times All-Metro volleyball selection.

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

2012…averaged 6.7 assists in 22 junior varsity matches.

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

Before Dordt…attended International Christian Academy.