Grand View defeats Dordt 3-0 (25-18, 25-16, 25-17)
HOW IT HAPPENED
Dordt lost a non-conference volleyball match to Grand View on Wednesday night, March 9 in Des Moines, Iowa.
The Defenders struggled to keep pace with the hosts at the net as the Vikings recorded 17 kills in set one on the way to a 25-18 win.
Set two saw the Vikings again control net play with 15 kills while Dordt recorded five points on kills in absorbing a 25-16 loss. The Vikings made it a sweep with a 25-17 win in set three.
-Dordt had a team kill efficiency of .038 with 23 kills, against 20 errors in 78 attacks.
-Grand View hit .381 with 46 kills, 14 errors and 84 attacks.
-Mark Tiemersma had seven kills and had a .286 kill efficiency for the Defenders and was in on three block assists.
-Kyle Vander Zee added six kills for the Defenders and Andrew Kotsier and Nathan Struyk each had five digs for Dordt.
-Eric Geels topped Dordt with 14 assists and Austin Lindemulder had seven assists.
-Dordt is 2-14 and will face Saint Ambrose on Friday night. Grand View is 11-4.