CEDAR RAPIDS - The No. 3 Kirkwood softball team swept NIACC in a doubleheader on Friday.
Kirkwood (35-5 overall, 12-2 in the ICCAC) won the first game 24-2 in five innings and won the second game 19-2 also in five innings.
NIACC (16-20 overall) sits in third place in the league standings with a 7-7 mark heading into this weekend's games at DMACC and Northeast CC. No. 1 DMACC leads the league at 10-0 and Kirkwood is in second with its 12-2 record.
NIACC plays at DMACC on Saturday and at Northeast CC on Sunday.