NIACC women ranked third in NJCAA Division II poll

NIACC's Abby Leach looks to make a move in Friday's win over Illinois Central.
NIACC's Abby Leach looks to make a move in Friday's win over Illinois Central.

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

NIACC (4-0 overall) was ranked ninth in the preseason poll released on Oct. 21.

The Lady Trojans topped then No. 5 Illinois Central 82-81 and Marshalltown CC 91-38 last weekend at the annual Konigsmark Klassic. Illinois Central is ranked ninth in this week's poll.

NIACC also owns a win over No. 13 Bryant & Stratton (87-82).

Kirkwood (4-0 overall) is ranked No. 1 and Johnson County CC (5-0) is ranked second.

NIACC returns to action Wednesday at home against Iowa Western. Game time is slated for 6 p.m.

NJCAA Division II poll (Nov. 11, 2019) - Kirkwood, Johnson County, NIACC, Kansas City (Kan.), Lincoln Land, Pima, Union County, Lackawanna, Illinois Central, Highland (Kan.), Metropolitian, Niagara County, Bryant & Stratton (Wis.), Labette, Edison State, South Suburban, Cape Fear, Wake Tech, Mesa, Lake Michigan, USC-Salkehatchie.

RECENT HISTORY IN THE POLLS

2019-20

Oct. 21 - 9th

Nov. 11 - 3rd

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

NIACC women remain at No. 3
November 25, 2019 NIACC women remain at No. 3
No. 3 NIACC women roll, 92-39
November 22, 2019 No. 3 NIACC women roll, 92-39
No. 9 NIACC improves to 2-0
November 2, 2019 No. 9 NIACC improves to 2-0