The 20th-ranked Hope College volleyball team were topped in four sets by Calvin College on Saturday at DeVos Fieldhouse.
The Flying Dutch fell 25-15, 25-12, 25-27, 25-15 in the first Rivalry matchup of the season.
Junior outside hitter Katie Rietberg of Holland, Michigan (West Ottawa HS) led Hope with nine kills.
Senior middle hitter Paige Baker of Encinitas, California (La Costa Canyon) recorded seven kills.
Senior libero Mallory Luke of Saline, Michigan (Saline) had 15 digs.
Hope rallied from a 13-7 deficit during the third set to force a fourth set. Back-to-back kills from Rietberg forced a fourth set.
The Flying Dutch fell to 10-5 overall and 6-1 in Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association matches.
Calvin, ranked No. 6 in NCAA Division III, improved to 10-3 overall and 6-0 in MIAA play.