Northeast to face Sauk Valley at national tournament

by jamesc  11/8/2017 8:31:21 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – The Northeast Community College volleyball team will face Sauk Valley Community College (IL) in the opening round of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II National Tournament.

Northeast (18-14) is the #12 seed. The Hawks earned the trip to nationals after defeating Kirkwood Community College at the Region XI-A championship in a five set match (25-11, 19-25, 25-22, 16-25,
15-7). This is the second consecutive year the Hawks have qualified for the NJCAA National Championship.

Sauk Valley (32-8) is the #5 seed. It won the trip to the national tournament by defeating Waubonsee Community College in straight sets.

The time for the Northeast-Sauk Valley match is yet to be determined. The national tournament will be held November 16-18, in the Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, WV.  

 

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