Middle hitter Grace Ditzenberger helped the Hope College volleyball team spike Adrian College with a career-high 18 kills in a four-set victory on Wednesday at DeVos Fieldhouse.
The junior from Centennial, Colorado (Chaparral HS), pictured, finished with a sizzling .696 kill percentage in the 25-21, 22-25, 25-16, 25-18 win over the Bulldogs as she converted all but five attack attempts and committed only two hitting errors.
The Flying Dutch improved to 13-6 overall and 9-2 in Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association play.
Hope hit .324 as a team — its third-highest percentage this season.
The Flying Dutch finished with four players in double-digits for kills.
Senior Haley Muller of Grand Rapids, Michigan (Grand Rapids Christian) recorded 13 kills with a .344 kill percentage.
Senior Paige Baker of Encinitas, California (La Costa Canyon) chipped in 12 kills with a .455 kill percentage.
Junior Katie Rietberg of Holland, Michigan (West Ottawa) had 10 kills.
Senior setter Sophie Hackett of Indianapolis, Indiana (Brebeuf Jesuit) recorded 52 assists against Adrian (4-15, 4-9 MIAA).