GPAC Quarterfinal Round Volleyball Saturday

GPAC Quarterfinal Round Volleyball Saturday

WHERE AND WHEN…

Dordt will be traveling to Midland in Fremont, Nebraska for a GPAC Quarterfinal round contest on Saturday, November 9 at 7:00. The contest can be heard on KDCR 88.5.  Results will be posted to www.dordt.edu/athletics and https://twitter.com/dordtdefenders and also at https://www.facebook.com/dordtdefenders  .

THE OPPONENT…

Midland is 18-9 this season and 10-6 in GPAC play.  The Warriors started the season with an 8-1 mark and stood 13-3 on September 28. The Warriors then dropped back to back five set matches with Morningside and Doane.  Midland also lost 3-2 decision on October 16 and 19 to the College of Saint Mary and Northwestern. Five of Midland’s six losses since September 28 have come by 3-2 counts. The Warriors earned the fourth seed in the GPAC tournament with a 3-2 win over Dordt on Wednesday, November 6.

The Warriors are averaging 12.88 kills per set with a .191 kill efficiency. Midland also gets 2.5 points per set on blocks and has a 170-94 service ace advantage this season.   Midland allows 10.39 kills per set and teams get 1.91 points per set on blocks against the Warriors.

Taylor Petersen averages a team high 2.7 kills per set while Maggie Hiatt is averaging 2.14 kills per set. Maddie Wieseler and Sydney Morehouse are each putting down 2.06 and 2.03 kills per outing.   Brooke Fredrickson has also been a factor at the net with a 2.02 kills per set average. Hope Leimbach and Bree Burtwistle split the setting with a 5.52 and 5.41 average each. Fredrickson has a team high 44 ace serves and Burtwistle has 31 aces. Taliyah Flores is the team leader with 4.51 digs per set.

THE DEFENDERS…  

The Dordt women are 18-10 this season and 9-7 in the GPAC with losses to Northwestern (twice), Jamestown (twice), Concordia, Hastings and Midland in league play.

The Defenders are averaging 13.43 kills per set with a .220 kill efficiency while allowing 11.51 kills per set.  Dordt has a 138-95 ace serve advantage and the Defenders generate 2.25 points per set on blocks while allowing 2.1. 

Karsyn Winterfeld averages 3.15 kills per outing with a .177 kill efficiency. Ally Krommendyk is averaging 2.54 kills with a .332 kill efficiency and Jessi De Jager’s kill average is 2.46 and her kill efficiency is .296.  Corrina Timmermans puts down 2.47 kills per set and Jori Bronner is averaging 1.72 kills per outing. Megan Raszler is putting up 8.4 assists per set and Winterfeld has a team high 43 ace serves and Erica Bousema is at 27.  Hannah Connelly leads the team with 4.39 digs per set and Winterfeld is at 2.35 and Erica Bousema’s dig average is 2.06.

HISTORY…

Dordt and Midland battled on Wednesday night in Sioux  Center and Midland prevailed 18-25, 26-24, 26-24, 18-25, 15-7.  The Defenders were without Karsyn Winterfeld who became ill before the match. Ally Krommendyk led Dordt with 18 kills and a .382 kill efficiency. Corrina Timmermans added 13 kills on 36 attacks and Jessi De Jager produced 11 kills. Hannah Connelly was good for 19 digs and Erica Bousema had 11 with three service aces.  Midland got 14 kills out of Fredrickson and Morehouse added 13 with Wieseler and Peterson each getting 10 kills.   Fredrickson also had 20 digs and Flores got to 19.

WHERE WE GO FROM HERE….

The winner of this match will face the winner of the College of Saint Mary-Northwestern match. The semifinal contest would be played on Wednesday, November 13 with the championship match in the tournament scheduled for Saturday, November 16.

GPAC STANDINGS…(Final)

Northwestern                    16-0/28-0

Jamestown                        14-2/26-4

Concordia                          11-5/22-5

Dordt                                   9-7/18-10

Midland                              10-6/18-9

Doane                                 8-8/17-12

Morningside                      8-8/16-10

College Saint Mary          7-9/22-13

Hastings                              6-10/11-15

Dakota Wesleyan             4-12/20-12

Briar Cliff                            3-13/13-18

Mount Marty                    0-16/8-25

GPAC SCHEDULE…

September 3

Jamestown def. Dordt 3-1

 

September 4

Midland def. Doane 3-2

Briar Cliff def. Mount Marty 3-0

College of Saint Mary def. Morningside 3-2

Northwestern def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-1

Concordia def. Hastings 3-1

 

September 11

Hastings def. Doane 3-1

Briar Cliff def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-1

Midland def. Morningside  3-0

Concordia def. College of Saint Mary 3-1

Northwestern def. Dordt 3-1

 

September 13

Jamestown def. Mount Marty 3-1

 

September 14

Doane def. Morningside 3-0

Hastings def. College of Saint Mary 3-0

Jamestown def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-0

Northwestern def. Mount Marty 3-0

Midland def. Concordia 3-1

Dordt def. Briar Cliff 3-0

 

September 17

Morningside def. Concordia 3-1

 

September 18

Northwestern def. Briar Cliff 3-0

Midland def. College of Saint Mary 3-0

Dakota Wesleyan def. Mount Marty 3-0

 

September 21

Doane def. College of Saint Mary 3-0

Dordt def. Mount Marty 3-0

Jamestown def. Briar Cliff 3-0

Morningside def. Hastings 3-2

 

September 24

Northwestern def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-1

 

September 25

Concordia def. Doane  3-0

Midland def. Hastings 3-0

 

September 27

Jamestown def. Dordt 3-1

 

September 28

Morningside def. Midland 3-2

Briar Cliff def. Mount Marty 3-1

Concordia def. College of Saint Mary 3-0

Northwestern def. Jamestown 3-0

Dordt def.  Dakota Wesleyan 3-2

 

October 2

Jamestown  def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-1

Doane def. Midland 3-2

Dordt def. Briar Cliff 3-1

College of Saint Mary def. Morningside 3-2

Hastings def. Concordia 3-1

Northwestern def. Mount Marty 3-0

 

October 4

Dakota Wesleyan def. Briar Cliff 3-0

 

October 5

Morningside def. Doane 3-0

College of Saint Mary def. Hastings 3-2

Concordia def. Midland 3-1

 

October 9

Concordia def. Doane 3-1

Northwestern def. Briar Cliff 3-1

Midland def. Hastings 3-1

Dordt def. Mount Marty 3-0

 

October 11

Concordia def. Morningside 3-1

 

October 12

Morningside def. Hastings 3-1

Doane def. College of Saint Mary 3-1

Dordt def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-2

 

October 15

Morningside def. Briar Cliff 3-1

 

October 16

Doane def. Hastings 3-0

College of Saint Mary def. Midland 3-2

Dakota Wesleyan def. Mount Marty 3-0

Northwestern def. Dordt 3-2

 

October 18

Jamestown def. Briar Cliff 3-1

 

October 19

Hastings def. Briar Cliff 3-0

College of Saint Mary def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-2

Northwestern def. Midland 3-2

Concordia def. Dordt 3-1

Doane def. Mount Marty 3-0

Jamestown def. Morningside 3-0

 

October 21

Northwestern def. Jamestown 3-0

 

October 23

Dordt def. Morningside 3-0

Northwestern def. College of Saint Mary 3-1

 

October 25

Jamestown def. Doane 3-2

Concordia def. Briar Cliff 3-2

Dakota Wesleyan def. Hastings 3-1

Midland def. Mount Marty 3-0

 

October 26

Concordia def. Mount Marty 3-0

Jamestown def. Hastings 3-0

Doane def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-1

Midland def. Briar Cliff 3-1

Morningside def. Northwestern 3-0

Dordt def. College of Saint Mary 3-2

 

October 31

Jamestown def.  Concordia 3-2

 

November 1

Northwestern def. Doane  3-0

College of Saint Mary def. Briar Cliff 3-0

Morningside def. Mount Marty 3-0

Jamestown def. Midland 3-2

Hastings def. Dordt 3-0

 

November 2

College of Saint Mary def. Mount Marty 3-0

Midland def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-1

Northwestern def. Hastings 3-0

Dordt def. Doane  3-2

 

November 3

Concordia def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-1

 

November 4

Jamestown def. Mount Marty 3-0

 

November 6

Doane def. Briar Cliff  3-0

Morningside def. Dakota Wesleyan 3-1

Jamestown def. College of Saint Mary 3-1

Hastings def. Mount Marty 3-1

Northwestern def. Concordia 3-0

Midland def. Dordt 3-2