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Thursday, 30 August 2012 21:47

BU set for Bellevue Tourney

Crystal Simon is second on the team in digs and kills Crystal Simon is second on the team in digs and kills

BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University volleyball team will continue its non-conference schedule this weekend as they take on four teams in the Bellevue University Tournament in Bellevue, Neb.

Baker will face Concordia University on Friday at 1 p.m. and Briar Cliff at 7 p.m., then follows that up with two more matches on Saturday, facing Dordt at 11:30 a.m. and Doane at 3:30 p.m.

The Wildcats enter the weekend 2-2 overall after two wins at last weekend’s Northwestern College Tournament over Dakota Wesleyan and Valley City State University.

Savannah Smith and Crystal Simon have led the way offensively for the Wildcats in this early season.

Smith leads the team in kills per set at 2.8 and Simon isn’t far behind at 2.3 kills per set. Simon is also second on the team in digs per set at 3.13 per set.

She is right behind team leader and HAAC Libero of the Week Renata Dill, who leads the team in that category with her 4.2 per set.

In four matches, Baker has 26 team service aces and has a team hitting percentage of .192.

Briar Cliff enters the weekend 2-2 on the year, while Doane and Dordt is 3-1 and Concordia will open up its 2012 season against the Wildcats.

Fans can catch a full recap and stats from the matches on Friday and Saturday evening at


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