Northwestern #8 in NAIA Volleyball rankings

February 03, 2021 10:48am

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Jamestown (N.D.) and Park (Mo.) tied at No. 1 in the first 2020-21 NAIA Women's Volleyball Coaches' Top 25 Poll. Jamestown won the GPAC Regular season championship last fall. Northwestern was the conference runnerup to Jamestown, and is ranked #8. Three other GPAC teams are included in the top 25.

RANK                             RECORD POINTS

1  Jamestown (N.D.) [6] 18-1          571

1  Park (Mo.) [9]  14-0      571

3 Indiana Wesleyan [3] 15-1 549

4 Westmont (Calif.) [3] 3-0 529

5 Missouri Baptist 10-1 510

6 Marian (Ind.) 12-3 502

7 Grand View (Iowa) 14-0 481

8 Northwestern (Iowa) 15-3 474

9 Eastern Oregon 31-5 448

10 Concordia (Neb.) 12-3 400

11 Central Methodist (Mo.) 11-3 394

12 Bellevue (Neb.) 4-1 345

13 Corban (Ore.) 22-10 342

14 Dordt (Iowa) 12-5 331

15 Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) 2-0 320

16 Oklahoma City 0-0 316

17 Bethel (Ind.) 20-4 294

18 Rocky Mountain (Mont.) 2-0 243

19 Madonna (Mich.) 2-0 207

20 Midland (Neb.) 10-8 202

21 IU Kokomo (Ind.) 18-0 198

22 Keiser (Fla.) 23-0 169

23 Reinhardt (Ga.) 16-1 167

24 Providence (Mont.) 1-1 165

25 Columbia (Mo.) 8-2 146

Receiving Votes: Aquinas (Mich.) 111, Vanguard (Calif.) 75, College of Idaho 71, MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.) 71, Mayville State (N.D.) 64, McPherson (Kan.) 54, Texas Wesleyan 37, Ottawa (Kan.) 22, Saint Francis (Ind.) 21, Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.) 14, Carroll (Mont.) 10, Trinity Christian (Ill.) 10, Indiana Tech 9, Bushnell (Ore.) 5, Evangel (Mo.) 4, IU East (Ind.) 3