DICKINSON, ND- The Dickinson State University Volleyball team defeated Briarcrest College in five sets Friday night on Stanton Strong Night.
Dickinson State won the first two sets 25-22 and 25-21 but the Clippers came back to win the third and fourth sets 25-19 and 25-22. THe Blue Hawks won the fifth and final set 15-9 to earn the win over Briarcrest.
The Blue Hawks finished the match with 45 kills, 41 assists, 48 digs and eight team blocks while the Clippers finished the match with 47 kills, 43 assists, 47 digs and seven team blocks.
Danielle Boyette led the Blue Hawks in Kills with 11 and assists with 20. Shyanne Gilcrist finished with nine kills while Brenna Hansen and Ellie Hanser each recorded seven kills. Keera Stookey also finished with 18 assists and Shaylee Singleton recorded 16 digs.
Dickinson State is now 2-9 on the season and open up NSAA play on Tuesday when they travel to Aberdeen, SD to take on the Presentation College Saints at 5:00 PM (MDT).