Men's Varsity Volleyball vs. Missouri Baptist

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11:00 AM - Saturday, March 31, 2018
St. Louis, Missouri
Conference Match



Missouri Baptist defeats Dordt 3-0 (25-13, 25-16, 25-23)

How It Happened

Missouri Baptist beat Dordt 3-0 in men’s volleyball at St. Louis, Missouri, on Saturday, March 31.

The Defenders relinquished the lead early in set one at 3-2 and allowed an 8-2 run at one point that allowed the Spartans to get ahead 13-5 on the way to the 25-13 win.

Set two saw a fast start by Missouri Baptist and the Defender were unable to recover from a 21-7 deficit in falling 25-16.  Dordt battled in set three and whittled away at a 20-15 lead to tie it 23-23 after an attack error by the Spartans. The hosts regrouped and scored the final two points of the set for a 25-23 win.

The Numbers

  • Kal Bryan had a team high eight kills and was in on two blocks.
  • Ben Tiemersma had six kills and four digs with three blocks.
  • Alex Durbin recorded four kills and had five digs.
  • Cobi Jones had an ace serve and nine digs and Tyler Postma had 16 assists with four block assists.
  • Shavon Barker had five block assists to lead the Defenders.
  • Dordt scored eight points on blocks and allowed four.
  • Missouri Baptist had 50 kills and Dordt 20.
  • Missouri Baptist recorded six service aces and Dordt had one.
  • Dordt is 1-10 in league play and will face Morningside in the regular season finale on Tuesday, April 3 at Sioux City.