OTTUMWA, Iowa – Despite taking the first set against NJCAA DI No. 12-ranked Indian Hills Community College, the Northeast Community College volleyball team had a tough time finding any offensive momentum, falling in four sets on Thursday in Ottumwa, Iowa.
Set scores were: 25-21, 16-25, 14-25 and 20-25.
Caitlin Orton (Mills, Neb.) led the Hawks (11-9, 4-0 ICCAC) with 14 kills, while Brianna Bauer (O’Neill, Neb.) had 11. Jamie Bonifas (Blue Hill, Neb.) added 34 assists, while Josie Sanger (Crofton, Neb.) tallied 21 digs.
The Hawks jump back into conference play at 7 p.m. Wednesday as they square off with Hawkeye Community College at the Cox Activities Center in Norfolk.