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Volleyball, Soccer Teams Head to NJCAA Nationals

Highly ranked teams enter national tourneys for ninth consecutive season

Rod Lovett
Wednesday, November 09, 2016

The No. 1 ranked Cobra Volleyball team will hope to repeat its NJCAA title from last year and open as the top seed in this year’s tournament.

Parkland College will play the Community College of Rhode Island (22-5) in the opening round at 1 p.m. EST on Thursday Nov. 17, with a victory the Cobras would advance to a semifinal match-up against either No. 8 Central College of Nebraska (29-9) or #9 Scottsdale CC (17-11) at 7:30 p.m. EST that same night. Finals are set for 4:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Nov. 19.

The Men’s Soccer team (20-1) will begin its journey as the No. 4 seed and will take on No. 9 San Jacinto South TX (16-4-1) on Monday, Nov. 14 in Tyler, Texas. Match times will be announced on Wednesday. The Cobras will then have Tuesday off before facing off against No. 5 Cloud County KS (18-0-2). The winners of the four pools will advance to the semifinals on Friday and the finals on Saturday.

Women’s Soccer is seeded No. 8 in the upcoming NJCAA DI National Soccer Tournament. The Cobras (17-1) will take on No.12 seed Moraine Valley (13-2) on Tuesday and top-seeded Paradise Valley AZ (22-0) on Wednesday. 

 
 
 
 
 

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