The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics has released its pool assignments for the 32 teams competing in the 2017 Women’s Volleyball Championships in Sioux City, Iowa.
Midland University, 19-9, is in Pool F. The Lady Warriors, ranked 11th, are joined by sixth-ranked Westmont (California), Marian (Indiana) and Saint Xavier of Illinois.
Midland will face Marian, 28-5, at 3 p.m. Nov. 28 on Court 2 of the Tyson Event Center. The Lady Warriors will play Saint Xavier at 4 p.m. on Court 3 on Nov. 29 before closing pool play at 4 p.m. Nov. 30 against Westmont on Court 1.
Saint Xavier defeated Union College in four sets Saturday while Marian prevailed in five sets over Xavier of New Orleans to advance to the Round of 32. Midland and Westmont received byes to Sioux City.
Defending national champion Hastings, ranked third, is in Pool C with Montana Tech, Madonna (Michigan) and Embry-Riddle (Arizona).