The No. 1 Cobras faced the 22-15 Lewis & Clark Trail Blazers Saturday for a bid to Nationals, and the Cobras won in convincing fashion 25-15, 25-17, and 25-19 to earn their eighth consecutive trip to the NJCAA D-2 National Tournament.
For the 2015 NJCAA D-2 National Volleyball Tournament, the Cobras (53-0) are the No. 1 seed and will take on Harcum College of Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, in the opening round. The tournament gets underway Thursday, Nov. 19 at Phoenix College in Arizona.
The offense on Saturday was well-distributed, with Laura Gross (9 kills), Lizzy Barnard and Miaya Peacock (7 kills each), and Hayley Gray and Sofi Kelemete (6 kills each) leading the way. Jaime Johnson collected 25 assists and Kell Lean had 10. Kailey Kleinert led the block with 8 while Peacock led the back row with 19 digs, and Madison Harpest and Barnard had 11 each.