Regents Set for NAC Tournament Opener
Tuesday, November 02, 2010
Posted by: Regents Sports Information
ROCKFORD, Ill. – After a slow start to the season, the Rockford College volleyball is now set to open the Northern Athletics Conference postseason tournament tonight, as they travel to River Forest, Ill. to face the Dominican University Stars. The match is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m. at the Igni Sports Forum.
The Regents finished the 2010 regular season with an overall record of 7-16 and a NAC record of 6-6, good for the seventh seed in the tournament. Rockford opened the season 1-11, but won six of their last eight matches, including a win at Benedictine University and a home win over Maranatha Baptist Bible College which clinched the 7th seed.
Dominican enters the tournament as the tournament’s number two seed with an overall record of 23-9 and 10-2 in the NAC, including a 3-0 win over the Regents back on September 22.
The winner of tonight’s match will face the winner of the match between Marian University and Edgewood College. The other quarterfinal matches include Maranatha at Concordia University Wisconsin and Wisconsin Lutheran College at Benedictine.
For complete coverage of the 2010 Northern Athletics Conference tournament, please visit www.NorthernAC.org.