JAMESTOWN-- The Jimmie volleyball team opens the North Star Athletic Association conference portion of their schedule with a road match at Dickinson State (N.D.) Tuesday.
Jamestown (7-5) has not played since September 9, as part of the two-day V-Hawk Holiday Inn Tournament hosted by Viterbo (Wis.). The Jimmies won three of four matches that weekend, including a four-set victory over No. 16 Cornerstone (Mich.) and a sweep of (RV) Olivet Nazarene (Ill.).
Dickinson State enters Tuesday's match with an overall record of 2-7 and are 0-1 in NSAA conference play. The Blue Hawks were swept by Presentation (S.D.) last Tuesday by scores of 30-32, 27-29, and 19-25), and have lost five straight.
Offensivley, Haley Glasoe (SR/Wildrose, N.D.) leads the Jimmies with a .395 hitting percentage, which ranks 8th in the NAIA (97 kills in 220 attempts with 10 errors). Morgan Hensch (SR/Fergus Falls, Minn.) has a team-high 138 kills. Josie Beckman (JR/Jamestown, N.D.) has passed out 233 assists
The Jimmies have won 14 straight matches against the Blue Hawks, with 11 of those being 3-0 sweeps.