October 28, 2010

Volleyball Ranked Third in Midwest Region

MARQUETTE, Mich. – The NMU volleyball team is ranked third in the Midwest Region in the latest NCAA Women’s Division Two volleyball poll that was released Wednesday (Oct. 27).

The top eight teams from the regional will qualify for the NCAA Tournament, which begins November 18.

The Wildcats are 19-2 overall and 13-1 in the GLIAC. They are also ranked 17 in the latest AVCA Coaches Top 25 Poll. NMU travels to Northwood on Friday (Oct. 29) and Lake Superior State on Saturday (Oct. 30).

NCAA Midwest Regional Rankings

1. Hillsdale 20-1
2. Grand Valley State 16-5
3. Northern Michigan 19-2
4. Missouri-St. Louis 16-4
5. Lewis 17-4
6. Indianapolis 16-6
7. Northern Kentucky 12-11
8. Wisconsin-Parkside 12-8
9. Ferris State 12-9
10. Bellarmine 13-8

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