The Buccaneers Volleyball team has earned the #14 seed at the upcoming NJCAA D-II Volleyball Tournament to be held at Owens CC in Toledo, Ohio. The Buccaneer will open play against the Parkland College Cobras (42-7), at 9 am on Thursday, the first match of the National Tournament. With a victory, the Buccaneers would play again at 5:30 pm against the winner of Moraine Valley and Central CC-Columbus NE. A loss in the morning game would send the Bucs into a 10:00 am consolation game on Friday.

The Buccaneers enter the tournament one of three teams who were undefeated on the regular season.  The Bucs have competed against one other team in the tournament the #15 seed Hagerstown College, which they won 3-1.  the Parkland College Cobras have played 12 matches against teams who have made the National Tournament going 8-4 against them in the regular season. (Lincoln Land 2-0. Kishwaukee 2-0, Owens 1-0, Kansas City (1-0), Kirkwood (1-1), Iowa Central (1-1), Cowley (0-1), and Grand Rapids (0-1).

All National Tournament games will be available for live broadcast on NJCAA TV with ihigh, to find games go to ihigh.com/njcaatv

National Tournament Bracket Opening Round Thursday, November 15

9:00 am
Match 1: #3 Parkland (42-7) vs #14 Catawba Valley (34-0)
Match 2: #6 Moraine Valley (35-0) vs #11 Central CC-NE. (30-10)

11:00 am
Match 3: #2 Grand Rapids (35-1) vs #15 Hagerstown Md. (25-3)
Match 4: #7 Phoenix College (19-10) vs #10 Kishwaukee (30-13)

1:00 pm
Match 5: #1 Cowley County (35-0) vs #16 Northeastern Okla (17-7)
Match 6: #8 Lincoln Land (31-7) vs #9 Kansas City KS (30-6)

3:00 pm
Match 7: #4 Iowa Central (34-10) vs #13 Monroe College NY (35-5)
Match 8: #5 Kirkwood (37-8) vs #12 Owens CC Oh. (35-9)

Winners bracket matches at 5:30 and 7:30