NIACC returns to poll at No. 20

NIACC players celebrate a point in last weekend's NIACC volleyball tournament.
NIACC players celebrate a point in last weekend's NIACC volleyball tournament.

MASON CITY - The NIACC volleyball team is ranked No. 20 in the latest NJCAA Division II poll released Monday.

NIACC (20-6) was 4-1 last week, including a win over then No. 14 Kirkwood.

NIACC was ranked No. 19 in the Sept. 16 poll and that was the first time the Lady Trojans appeared in the national rankings since the final poll of the 1995 season.

Other ICCAC teams ranked this week are Iowa Central (11th) and Kirkwood (19th).

NIACC returns to action Wednesday at home against Northeast CC in an ICCAC match.

NJCAA Division II poll (Oct. 7, 2019) - Parkland, Coffeyville, Glendale, Cowley, Catawba Valley, Fort Scott, Johnson County, Gulf Coast State, Illinois Central, Highland CC (Kan.), Iowa Central, Scottsdale, Cloud County, Moraine Valley, St. Johns River State, Mesa, Grand Rapids, NDSCS, Kirkwood, NIACC.

NIACC (20-6)

NIACC 3, Kishwaukee College 0

NIACC 3, Madison College 1

NIACC 3, Oakton CC 1

NIACC 3, Grand Rapids CC 2

Kansas City (Kan.) CC 3, NIACC 1

NIACC 3, Graceland University JV 1

NIACC 3, St. Ambrose JV 2

Marshalltown 3, NIACC 0

DMACC 3, NIACC 2

NIACC 3, Harper College 1

NIACC 3, College of DuPage 0

NIACC 3, Rock Valley College 0

RCTC 3, NIACC 1

NIACC 3, Hawkeye CC 2

NIACC 3, DCTC 0

NIACC 3, Marshalltown CC 2

NIACC 3, Central College JV 0

NIACC 3, Southwestern 0

Marshalltown CC 3, NIACC 1

NIACC 3, Southeastern 0

NIACC 3, Wartburg College JV 1

NIACC 3, Kirkwood 1

NIACC 3, Minnesota West CTC 1

NIACC 3, Dakota College-Bottineau 0

Carl Sandburg College 3, NIACC 0

NIACC 3, Anoka-Ramsey 0