Cincinnati Christian defeats Dordt 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-17)
HOW IT HAPPENED
Cincinnati Christian used a steady attack to sweep a non-conference men’s volleyball match from Dordt on Saturday afternoon in Arlington Heights, Illinois.
Dordt battled to an 11-11 tie before a four point run gave Cincinnati Christian a 15-11 lead and they were able to hang on as Dordt closed the gap to one before a 25-19 final score.
Dordt had an early lead in set tow but Cincinnati Christian tied it at 10-10 and went on to win 25-19 after taking a 13-10 advantage.
Set three saw the teams play to an 11-11 tie before an 8-1 run by Cincinnati Christian led to an eventual 25-17 win.
Dordt was led by Alex Durbin’s eight kills and Ben Tiemersma had six.
Cobi Jones put up 10 assists and Tyler Postma eight.
Tiemersma had a tean high six digs and Mark Schussler had five.
Cincinnati Christian took advantage of seven service aces.
Dordt is off until Thursday, March 22 when the Defenders host Park in the first of three home matches in a row.