NIACC faces Iowa Lakes in tourney opener

The Lady Trojans open regional tournament play against Iowa Lakes on Friday in Cedar Rapids.
The Lady Trojans open regional tournament play against Iowa Lakes on Friday in Cedar Rapids.

CEDAR RAPIDS - The third-seeded NIACC softball team will face sixth-seeded Iowa Lakes at 4 p.m. Friday in the opening round of the NJCAA Region XI-B tournament on the Kirkwood campus.

Second-seeded Kirkwood (44-13 overall) plays seventh-seeded Ellsworth (17-37) at 2 p.m. on Friday in the double-elimination tournament.

No. 20 NIACC (28-16 overall) won all four regular season games against Iowa Lakes (17-33) this season. The Lady Trojans won 9-5 and 15-9 on March 31 in Estherville and won 13-3 and 9-1 on April 14 in Mason City.

The winner of the NJCAA Region XI-B tournament advances to district play and will face the NJCAA Region XIII winner in a 3-game series at Dawson Community College in Glendive, Mont. on May 15-16.

NJCAA Region XI-B tournament

At Kirkwood, Cedar Rapids)

Friday's games

2 p.m. (Game 1) - (2) Kirkwood vs. (7) Ellsworth

4 p.m. (Game 2) - (3) NIACC vs. (6) Iowa Lakes

Saturday's games

Noon (Game 3) - Game 1 loser vs. Game 2 loser (elimination game)

2 p.m. (Game 4) - Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner

4 p.m. (Game 5) - Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 loser (elimination game)

Sunday's games

Noon (Game 6) - Game 4 winner vs. Game 5 winner - Championship game

2 p.m. (Game 7) - if necessary, if Game 5 winner wins Game 6.

NIACC's 2019 season (28-16 overall)

NIACC 3, Rock Valley 2

Kirkwood 9, NIACC 6

NIACC 9, Bryant & Stratton 0

NIACC 6, Rock Valley 5

Daytona State College 5, NIACC 4

Daytona State College 10, NIACC 4

NIACC 5, Eastern Florida State 3

NIACC 7, Eastern Florida State 4

Indian River State College 4, NIACC 3

Indian River State College 9, NIACC 5

Indian Hills 1, NIACC 0

NIACC 12, Indian Hills 6

NIACC 9, North Central Missouri College 0

NIACC 3, North Central Missouri College 0

NIACC 9, Iowa Lakes 5

NIACC 15, Iowa Lakes 9

NIACC 11, Iowa Central 4

NIACC 12, Iowa Central 0 (5)

Kirkwood 2, NIACC 0

NIACC 13, Kirkwood 8

NIACC 8, Northeast CC 0 (5)

NIACC 9, Northeast CC 0 (5)

NIACC 15, Iowa Central 1 (5)

Iowa Central 4, NIACC 2

NIACC 15, Southwestern 0 (6)

NIACC 11, Southwestern 3 (5)

NIACC 13, Iowa Lakes 3 (6)

NIACC 9, Iowa Lakes 1 (5)

Indian Hills 14, NIACC 1 (6)

Indian Hills 11, NIACC 3 (5)

DMACC 9, NIACC 1 (6)

DMACC 9, NIACC 8

NIACC 10, Northeast CC 0 (5)

Northeast CC 4, NIACC 3

NIACC 8, Ellsworth 0 (5)

NIACC 6, Ellsworth 0

NIACC 8, Southwestern 0 (5)

NIACC 12, Southwestern 0 (5)

DMACC 5, NIACC 3

NIACC 10, DMACC 6

NIACC 2, Ellsworth 0

NIACC 9, Ellsworth 0 (5)

Kirkwood 5, NIACC 3

Kirkwood 6, NIACC 4

 

 

 

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