Four GPAC teams continue to ranked inside the top-10 of NAIA Volleyball Top 25 poll

September 28, 2022 11:59am


KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Northwestern College volleyball team (12-4, 3-3 GPAC) continues to check in at No. 7 in the most recent National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) top-25 poll, announced by the national office Wednesday morning.

For the third-straight poll, there’s a new top-ranked team in the NAIA in the Mountaineers of Eastern Oregon University (16-1, 9-0 CCC), as Midland dropped down to No. 3. Jamestown slides up to No. 2 in the nation, followed by Missouri Baptist (No. 4) and Corban (Ore.) (No. 5) rounding out the top-5.

Seven GPAC teams continue to be ranked inside the top-25 in the third installment of the regular season poll. Two GPAC teams find themselves in the top-5 this poll. Jamestown at number 2, and Midland at No. 3. Inside the top-10, Concordia and Northwestern are at No. 6 and 7, respectively.

Dordt (8-4) moved up in the poll two spots up to No. 12 this week. Dakota Wesleyan (11-3) also moved up in the poll, three slots up to No. 15. The College of Saint Mary (13-3), dropped five spots to No. 18 after dropping their last three GPAC matches.


No. 2 Jamestown Jimmies (15-1)

No. 3 Midland Warriors (15-2)

No. 6 Concordia (Neb.) Bulldogs (14-1)

No. 7 Northwestern Red Raiders (11-4)

No. 12 Dordt Defenders (8-4)

No. 15 Dakota Wesleyan Tigers (11-3)

No. 18 College of Saint Mary Flames (13-3)