NAIA Volleyball Tourney – Regional Opening Round Scoreboard

NAIA Tourney – Opening Round (at higher seed)

TX Wesleyan

Bellevue, NE 3-2 (23-25, 25-18, 23-25, 25-23, 18-16)

BU – Eve Fountain 21K (.553 – 0 AE!), 16d, 1b; Sierra Athen 20K, 11d, 2SA; Jacki Apel 14K, 2b; Coree Lipovsky 14K (.385), 1b; Olivia Galas 65a, 13d, 7K, 1SA

Each team fought off two match points, but the Bruins converted on their 3rd in the final set – winning it on an ace from Olivia Galas.

 

Mayville

Midland 3-0 (23, 17, 21)

May – Victoria Jackson 10K, 4b

Mid – Taliyah Flores 15K, 2b; three players w/ 9K each

 

Madonna, MI

Viterbo 3-0 (12, 22, 19)

VU – Maya Roberts 11K, 1b

 

Univ. of Saint Mary, KS

Jamestown 3-0 (18, 10, 14)

UJ – Anna Holen 13K (.565), 21d, 1b; Taylor Sabinash 10K (.600), 1b; Sydney Ellingson 26d, 3SA

 

Concordia, NE 3-1 (25-13, 25-14, 23-25, 25-20)

Xavier, LA

CU – Camryn Opfer 18K, 16d, 1b, 1SA; Gabi Nordaker 10K (.474); Kara Stark 10K

 

MidAmerica Nazarene, KS

Dordt, IA 3-0 (23, 17, 20)

D – Allison Timmermans 13K (.591), 1b; Corrina Timmermans 12K (.417), 1SA; Hannah Connelly 22d

 

Trinity Christian, IL

NW, IA 3-0 (17, 14, 12)

NW – Makenzie Fink, Emily Van Ginkel, and Anna Wedel 8K each

NW committed four attack errors in out-hitting Trinity Christian .471-.083 in the sweep.

 

The 24 remaining teams are divided into eight pools w/ three teams apiece. The top team from each pool will advance to the single-elimination bracket starting Thursday, April 29. Pool play begins next Tuesday, April 27, in Sioux City, IA.

Pool A Pool B Pool C
Jamestown (N.D.) Park (Mo.) Westmont (Calif.)
Providence (Mont.) Dordt (Iowa) Grand View (Iowa)
Bellevue (Neb.) Rocky Mountain (Mont.) Ottawa (Kan.)
     
Pool D Pool E Pool F
Indiana Wesleyan Northwestern (Iowa) Missouri Baptist
Midland (Neb.) Corban (Ore.) Keiser (Fla.)
Viterbo (Wis.) Oklahoma City IU Kokomo (Ind.)
     
Pool G Pool H  
Marian (Ind.) Eastern Oregon  
Concordia (Neb.) Central Methodist (Mo.)  
Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) Bethel (Ind.)