NORFOLK, Neb. – The Northeast Community College volleyball team was unable to upset Hawkeye Community College on Saturday in ICCAC play, falling 25-13, 25-15 and 25-20 at the Cox Activities Center in Norfolk.
The Hawks (6-15, 5-14 ICCAC) were held to only 13 points in the first set, but managed to record 13 kills in the second set and a .256 hitting percentage. The RedTails still held strong, keeping the Hawk’s offense in check the entire match.
Carly Hirsch (Norfolk, Neb.) tallied eight kills and only one error. Payton Weber (Alliance, Neb.) and Elizabeth Christensen (Stanton, Neb.) each had eight kills. Jamie Bonifas (Blue Hill, Neb.) had 22 assists, while Alexis Kapales (Jonesboro, Ark.) added 14 digs.
The Hawks await their seeding in the Region XI Tournament that is scheduled to begin Friday.