Northeast Hawks volleyball takes on Grand Rapids Community College of Michigan in opening round of NJCAA Division II National Tournament this morning

The NJCAA 16th ranked in Division II 21-16 Northeast Hawks volleyball squad takes on 13th ranked 30-6 Grand Rapids Community College of Michigan in the opening round of the National Tournament at Charleston, West Virginia this morning at 10:00. 

It is the fourth year in a row that the seventh-seeded Hawks have reached the event.  Northeast last played on November 3rd when they defeated North Iowa Area Community College in five sets in the Region XI-B Final in Mason City, Iowa.  They’ve won three matches in a row while the tenth-seeded Raiders of Grand Rapids have claimed eleven in a row.

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