Bomgaars to play Volleyball, run Track, at Northwestern

June 11, 2020 10:02am


Karli Bomgaars (Orange City, Iowa) has signed a letter of intent to continue her volleyball and track and field careers at Northwestern College.

Bomgaars is a 6'0" middle hitter who played two years for MOC-Floyd Valley High School. Bomgaars received second team all-conference honors after leading the Dutch with 85 blocks and a 23% kill efficiency. She put down 205 kills, second most on the team, and helped lead the Dutch to a 26-9 overall record.

"Karli is a great fit for our volleyball program," said Northwestern Head Coach Kyle Van Den Bosch. "She is a hard worker and an outstanding teammate who can attack both as a middle and on the right side. We are excited to welcome Karli to Northwestern College and our volleyball team."

A two-year letter winner for the MOC-Floyd Valley track and field team, Bomgaars has personal bests of 18 in the 100m hurdles and 1:10 in the 400m. Bomgaars plans to study Elementary / Special Education at Northwestern and is the daughter of Joe and Angye.

"We are thrilled to have Karli compete for our women's track and field team," commented Northwestern Head Coach Scott Bahrke. "She has great work ethic and is very coachable. Karli will add depth to our hurdles crew and it will