|Graceland University ( 4-1)||16||13||11||0|
|Grand View (Iowa) (4-4)||25||25||25||3|
|Des Moines, IA|
|Graceland University||Indv. Leaders||Grand View (Iowa)|
|#12 Emma Runyan - 9||Kills||#4 Kelsey Redmond - 14|
|4 Players - 1||Blocks||#4 Kelsey Redmond - 3|
|#5 Kacie Miyama - 6||Digs||#15 Jordyn Rittman - 17|
|None||Aces||#18 Meagan Miller - 2|
|Graceland University||Team Statistics||Grand View (Iowa)|
DES MOINES, IA - No. 10 Grand View University defeated Graceland University in a Heart of America Athletic Conference match by a score line of 25-16, 25-13, 25-11.
Graceland struggled offensively against a tough nationally ranked Grand View team. The Jackets were limited to a hitting percentage of 0.061, while the Vikings hit 0.453 percent on the night. Errors throughout the night proved costly, as the Vikings took advantage and capitalized.
Graceland was in the first set, but a point here or there not in their favor was the differnece in the first set. The Jackets produced 11 kills and hit 0.200 percent in the first set, falling 25-16.
Set two and three were a challenge for the Jackets as errors proved costly. Grand View took set two 25-13 from Graceland and the third 25-11.
Emma Runyan led GU offensively with nine kills. Tiffany Brunner complimented her, hitting 0.286 in the match and counting five kills. Again a trio of setters played for Graceland. Emree Sato, Sam Schell and Stephanie Herman combined for 21 assists. Defensively, Kacie Miyama and Sydney Stewart recorded six and five digs, respectively.
Grand View was led by Kelsey Redmond and Meagan Miller with 14 and 12 kills, respectively. Reystin Luneckas set the tempo with 30 assists. Jordyn Rittman counted 17 digs.
Women's volleyball will next play on the road at Haskell Indian Nations University on Thursday evening at 7 p.m. in Lawrence, KS.
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