Women's Varsity Volleyball vs. Dakota State

W 3-0

Red Raider Classic

8:30 PM - Friday, August 26, 2016
Orange City, Iowa
Non-conference Match



Dordt defeats Dakota State  3-0 (25-12, 25-14, 25-18)



Dordt bounced back from an earlier loss to Bellevue and handled Dakota State 3-0 at the Red Raider Classic in Orange City on Friday.  The Defenders ran away with the first set 25-12 after jumping out to an 11-3 lead and then won set two 25-14 after leading by 11 at 20-9. 

Set three was the most competitive with the Defenders taking a 16-14 lead before going on a 6-1 run that ended with the 25-18 final.



-Dordt had just four attack errors in each of the first two sets and had kill efficiencies of .355 and .414. 

-Dordt attacked at a .340 rate for the match with 46 kill, 13 errors and 97 total swings.

-Dakota State was limited to .069 kill efficiency and allowed eight service aces and had none of  its own.

-Brooke Granstra had 19 kills and five errors on 29 attacks for a .483 kill efficiency.

-Julia Lindbergh added ten kills and Ema Altena had nine. 

-Jamie Gesink had 33 assists and Altena five service aces.

-Both teams scored five points on blocks.

-Dordt is 1-1 and Dakota State falls to 0-3.

-Dordt plays two matches on Saturday at the Northwestern Red Raider Classic in Orange City.  The Defenders face Lourdes (Ohio) at 11:00 and Baker (Kansas) at 3:00.