SIOUX CENTER, Iowa | The seventh-ranked (NAIA) Dordt volleyball team defeated No. 23 Doane 18-25, 25-23, 25-22, 25-22 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference match here Saturday.
Ema Altena recorded 14 kills for Dordt (21-4, 9-1), Ally Krommendyk had 13 and Leah Kamp notched 10. Jamie Gesink dished out 41 assists and added 18 digs. Summer Jansen tallied 33 digs and Aubrey Drake finished with 13.
Allison Kuenle logged 16 kills and 11 digs for Doane (12-10, 4-6).
WAYNE STATE 3, MSU MOORHEAD 0: The No. 21 (D-II) Wayne State volleyball team swept MSU Moorhead 25-18, 25-17, 25-20 in a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference match on Saturday in Wayne, Neb..
Jaci Brahmer recorded 14 kills for Wayne State (13-7, 7-4). Katie Stephens finished with 10 kills and 16 digs. Megan Gebhardt dished out 40 assists. Haley Kauth notched 12 digs and Hope Carter tallied 10.
Sarah Petrbok logged eight kills for Moorhead (7-12, 2-9).
BRIAR CLIFF 3, SAINT MARY 0: The Briar Cliff volleyball team swept the College of Saint Mary 25-18, 25-20, 25-9 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference match on senior night for the Chargers in Sioux City.]
Courtney Schafer recorded 11 kills for Briar Cliff (16-5, 6-5) and Victoria Gonzalez had 10. Laura Barry dished out 22 assists and Delaney Meyer added 17. Katie Berg tallied 12 kills.
Payton Robley logged eight kills and 12 digs for Saint Mary (8-13, 1-9).
NORTHWESTERN 3, CONCORDIA 0: Lauryn Hilger provided 13 kills, eight digs, one solo block and two block assists as third-ranked Northwestern bounced back from Wednesday night’s loss to No. 7 Dordt with a 25-23, 25-14, 25-12 Great Plains Athletic Conference sweep over Concordia.
En route to its 14th sweep of the season, Northwestern (22-2, 9-1 GPAC) sported a .363 attack percentage. Anna Kiel supplied nine kills, seven digs, one solo block, two block assists and an ace serve. A.J. Horstman contributed eight kills and four ace serves.
Karsyn Winterfeld had four ace serves and 12 digs. Teammate Josie Blankespoor also shined defensively with one solo block and four block assists.
AUGUSTANA 3, NORTHERN STATE 1: The No. 18 (D-II) Augustana volleyball team defeated ninth-ranked Northern State 25-23, 25-19, 20-25, 25-21 on homecoming in a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference match on Saturday in Sioux Falls.
Courtney Place finished with 17 kills and 11 digs for Augustana (16-5, 7-4). Payton Rosendahl recorded 14 kills. Lauren Waite, a Sergeant Bluff-Luton alum, tallied 13 kills along Ashley Wilson. Alex Banker dished out 60 assists and Tahlyr notched 22 digs.
Hailey Busch registered 17 kills and 11 digs for Northern State (16-3, 9-2).
TEXAS 3, IOWA STATE 0: The fifth-ranked (D-I) Texas volleyball team swept No. 23 Iowa State 25-16, 25-17, 25-18 in a Big XII Conference match on Saturday in Austin, Texas.
Jess Schaben recorded nine digs for ISU (12-4, 3-3). Monique Harris dished out 21 assists and Hali Hillegas notched 16 digs. MOC-Floyd Valley alum Alexis Conaway finished with two kills, seven digs and two blocks.
Ebony Nwanebu tallied 11 kills for Texas (14-2, 6-0).