Volleyball Defeats Saint Marys to Get Back On Winning Track
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Story by Brett Venhuizen
The number-two ranked Knights took a three-set home match against the Belles of St. Mary’s. Calvin improves to 25-1 overall by scores of 25-14, 25-7, 25-16.
The Knights showed almost no weaknesses in this match with a .414 kill percentage and seven total team blocks. Calvin also racked up nine service aces.
The Knights were led in kills by Emily Crowe (Granger, IN; Mishawaka Penn) and Maggie Kamp (Orland Park, IL; Chicago Christian) both players had ten. Kamp also added 6 digs and 5 service aces. Crowe tacked on 2 blocks as well. Megan Rietema (Grand Rapids, MI; Grand Rapids Christian) and Ellie Diepersloot (Madera, CA; Chowchilla) both had 7 kills, while freshman Laura Danhoff was just behind them with 6. Megan Rietema led all players with 34 assists on the night. Kristen Zietse (Grand Rapids, MI; Grand Rapids Christian) led in digs with 11 while sophomore Jamie Kooiman (Eugene, OR; South Eugene) had 9.
The Knights improve to 13-1 in MIAA play and will resume play next Tuesday the 29th of October at Adrian College.