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Volleyball Results

Dordt College Women's Volleyball vs. Dakota Wesleyan

August 30, 2005

(Mitchell, South Dakota) The Dordt College Lady Defenders opened the 2005 Great Plains Athletic Conference season with a win over Dakota Wesleyan. The Lady Defenders led game one start to finish. Game two was a back and forth affair with eleven ties, the last one at 17-17. The Lady Defenders pulled away and scored the final eight points of the game to take a 2-0 lead in games.

Game three saw the Lady Defenders break away from a 17-17 tie again to score eight points in a row and score the eventual win.

Dordt College wasled by Tara De Boer's 17 kills while Lindsey Van Wyk and Rachel Van Beek, Dordt College's left side hitters put down 10 and nine kills respectively. Emily Van Voorst tallied 46 assists while Kristin De Ronde had nine kills and was in on four blocks.

Dordt's Current Record: 3-0 (1-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 3-5 (0-1)

Team Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Final
Dordt College 30 30 30 3
Dakota Wesleyan 22 21 22 0
Dordt Kill Leaders Total
Tara De Boer 17
Lindsey Van Wyk 10
Rachel Van Beek 9
Kristen De Ronde 9
Dordt Assist Leaders Total
Emily Van Voorst 46
Dordt Dig Leaders Total
Jill Haan 10
Lindsey Van Wyk 8
Stephanie Helmus 7
Dordt Serving Leaders Total
Tara De Boer 3 Aces (17/20)
Stephanie Helmus 1 Aces (19/21)
Traci Kooima 1 Aces (9/11)
Team Totals Total
Kills 52
Assists 46
Digs 45

For more information, please contact Mike Byker, Sports Information Director, at mbyker@dordt.edu or (712) 722-6301.