Women's Varsity Volleyball vs. College of Saint Mary

W 3-0

3:00 PM - Friday, October 7, 2016
Sioux Center, Iowa
Conference Match

Recap

SCORE

Dordt def. College of Saint Mary 3-0 (25-14, 25-13, 25-11)

 

HOW IT HAPPENED

Dordt College controlled it’s match with the College  of Saint Mary Flames on Friday afternoon, October 7, in taking a 3-0 win in the GPAC match.

The Defeders pulled away from a 5-5 tie to lead 11-8 and after a ball handling error, reeled off six points in a row to lead 17-9 capping the run with a pair of Ema Altena kills.  Dordt was not challenged the rest of the set in winning 25-15.

Set two was tight to a 10-10  and featured six ties up to that point.  A Haley Moss kill put Dordt up 11-10 and Brooke Granstra served eight straight points for the Defenders.  Dordt went on to win the set 25-13 and made short work of set three in winning 25-11.

 

THE NUMBERS

-Dordt had a .434 kill efficiency in the match including a .556 kill efficiency in set one and a .500 percentage in set three.  The Defenders had just six total attack errors in the match and four of those came in set two.

-Julie Lindbergh had 12 kills. 

-Haley Moss had eight kills and Ema Altena had seven kills, seven digs and two ace serves.

-Brooke Granstra had five kills and seven digs with one solo block and two block assists.

-Elizabeth Kiel had a solo block and two block assists.

-Jamie Gesink  put up 28 assists and had six digs with four kills.

-Jill Schouten recorded seven digs.

-Dordt had six points on blocks and the Flames had three.

-The Defenders totaled service aces and did not commit a serve receive error.

 

COACH HANSON SAID

“I was happy to see us come out and play focused and not overlook the College of Saint Mary .  We were focused and sharp and we were able to grow our lead on the scoreboard.”