NIACC women ranked 9th in preseason poll

NIACC's Autam Mendez returns for her sophomore season.
NIACC's Autam Mendez returns for her sophomore season.

MASON CITY - The NIACC women's basketball team is ranked ninth in the NJCAA Division II preseason poll released Monday.

Defending national champion Kansas City (Kan.) CC is ranked No. 1.

Kirkwood is ranked second in the preseason poll.

The NIACC women were 10th in the preseason poll in the 2018-19 season and were ranked second in the final four polls of the the 2018-19 regular season.

NIACC returns two starters (Autam Mendez and Kelcie Hale) from last year's team that won the NJCAA Region XI tournament and advanced to the national tournament.

NIACC opens the regular season Nov. 1-2 at the Dale Howard Classic in Iowa Falls.

NJCAA Division II poll (Oct. 21, 2019) - Kansas City (Kan.) CC, Kirkwood, Pima, Cape Fear, Illinois Central, Union County, Lackawanna, Johnson County, NIACC, Lincoln Land, Labette (Kan.), Highland (Kan.), Moraine Valley, Lake Michigan, Niagara County, Metropolitian, North Arkansas, South Suburban, Sinclair, Edison State (Ohio).

RECENT HISTORY IN THE POLLS

2019-20

Oct. 21 - 9th

2018-19 SEASON

March 5 - 2nd

Feb. 27 - 2nd

Feb. 20 - 2nd

Feb. 12 - 2nd

Feb. 5- 5th

Jan. 29  - 7th

Jan. 23 - 9th

Jan. 15 - 5th

Jan. 8 - 4th

Dec. 18 - 3rd

Dec. 11 - 3rd

Dec. 4 - 3rd

Oct. 29 - 10th

2017-18 SEASON

Feb. 27 - 12th

Feb. 21 - 13th

Feb. 13 - 13th

Feb. 6- 15th

Jan. 30  - 16th

Jan. 23 - 10th

Jan. 17 - 7th

Jan. 9 - 10th

Dec. 19 - 2nd

Dec. 12 - 2nd

Dec. 5 - 2nd

Oct. 26 - 9th

2016-17 SEASON

Dec. 20 - 17th

Dec. 13 - 16th

Dec. 6 - 9th

Oct. 25 - 14th

2015-16 SEASON

March 7 - 13th

Feb. 24 - 13th

Feb. 18 - 17th

Feb. 10 - 19th 

Dec. 16 - 5th

Dec. 9 - 4th

Dec. 2 - 4th

Oct. 27 - 9th

2014-15 SEASON

March 4 - 5th

Feb. 25 - 6th

Feb. 18 - 6th

Feb. 11 - 5th

Feb. 4 - 8th

Jan. 28 - 8th

Jan. 22 - 9th

Jan. 14 - 10th

Jan. 7 - 7th

Dec. 17 - 2nd

Dec. 10 - 2nd

Dec. 3 - 2nd

Oct. 28 - 7th

2013-14 SEASON

Feb. 26 - 1st

Feb. 19 - 1st

Feb. 12 - 1st

Feb. 5 - 1st

Jan. 29 - 2nd

Jan. 22 - 2nd

Jan. 15 - 1st

Jan. 8 - 1st

Dec. 18 - 1st

Dec. 11 - 2nd

Dec. 4 - 3rd

 

 

 

 

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