Dordt defeats Dakota Wesleyan 3-0 (25-17, 25-20, 25-13)
HOW IT HAPPENED
The Dordt Defenders swept Dakota Wesleyan in GPAC volleyball play at the Corn Palace in Mitchell, South Dakota on Saturday afternoon.
Set one was never close with Dordt controlling from the start.
Set two had the Defenders up 19-18 but bacak to back points by Dordt on an Ema Altena kill and a Jamie De Jager service error put the Defenders up 21-18 and Wesleyan got no closer than two the rest of the set.
The loss took the energy out of the Tigers and Dordt raced to a 14-4 lead in set three and won by a final of 25-13.
Ema Altena and Leah Kamp each had 13 kills as Dordt had a .282 kill efficiency and a 46-26 kill advantage.
Julia Lindbergh, Ally Krommendyk and Jessi De Jager all had five kills.
Jamie De Jager put up 34 assists.
Aubrey Drake had 24 digs and Altena had 13.
Erica Bousema and Altena each had two ace serves with Dordt getting seven points on aces to one for Wesleyan.
Dordt is 3-0 in the GPAC and 9-2 overall.
Dordt will host Briar Cliff on Tuesday night, September 18.
COACH HANSON SAID
“We played a really focused and gritty match today. It was so fun to watch us get more synchronized in our offensive routes while really protecting the floor defensively. A solid effort and total team contribution. With a great Sunday of rest tomorrow we look forward to the week ahead.”
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Doane def. College of Saint Mary 3-2
Dordt def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-0
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