IOWA FALLS - The NIACC volleyball team dropped a 3-0 decision to Ellsworth in an ICCAC match on Wednesday.
Ellsworth won 25-15, 26-24, 26-24.
"It's always tough to lose a conference match and (Wednesday) we just weren't playing as a team," NIACC coach Chris Brandt said. "We need to minimize our errors and be mentally tough right away."
Also for NIACC, Brooke Greenwood had eight kills and two blocks, Shelby Heston had six kills with 13 digs and three blocks, Sammi Hyde collected nine digs, Sydney Roush had 31 assists and Becca Konz had eight kills.
NIACC (4-12 overall, 0-4 in the ICCAC) returns to action Monday at the Wartburg College Junior Varsity. Match time is set for 7 p.m.
2017 NIACC STATISTICAL LEADERS
ACE SERVES - Borden 20, Hyde 13.
2017 INDIVIDUAL MATCH HIGHS
Kills - Wagner 17 vs. Ellsworth (9-17-17)
Assists - Roush 45 vs. Ellsworth (9-17-17)
Digs - Hyde 28 vs. Highland CC (Ill.) (8-25-17)
Ace serves - Connor Gauch 9 vs. Highland CC (Ill.) (8-25-17)
Blocks - Greenwood 8 vs. Marshalltown (9-22-17)