MITCHELL, SD- The Dickinson State University Volleyball team defeated the Valley City State University Vikings in a non-conference match in four sets.
The Blue Hawks won the first set 25-21, lost the second set 25-16, won the third set 25-15 and won the fourth set 25-22 for their first win of the season.
Dickinson State finished the match with 47 kills on 110 attempts with 45 assists, 47 digs and five team blocks.
The Vikings finished the match with 45 kills on 116 attempts with 43 assists, 46 digs and two team blocks.
Ellie Hanser led the Blue Hawks with 11 kills while Shelby Gustafson and Sydney Bentz each finished with nine kills. Danielle Boyette recorded 27 assists and Shaylee Singleton finished with 19 digs. Tessa Sian also recorded three blocks in the Blue Hawk win.
The Blue Hawks are now 1-5 on the season and play tomorrow at 11:00 AM against Mount Marty College then again at 4:00 PM against Clarke College.