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Baseball - Sep 21, 2014

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA-- The Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) Sophomore Baseball Showcase will be held at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The showcase will host 12 junior college baseball programs playing at two different sites. Each team will play one game, showcasing their talents in front of numerous MLB scouts and 4-Year Universities on Thursday, September 25th. Three games will be played at Kirkwood's baseball field, starting at 10:00am, and three games will be held at Cedar Rapids Prairie High School, starting at 11:30am.

The programs that will be represented at the showcase are: Kirkwood Community College, Ellsworth Community College, Des Moines Area Community College, Southwestern Community College, Southeastern Community College, Marshalltown Community College, North Iowa Area Community College, Muscatine Community College, Iowa Central Community College, Indian Hills Community College, Carl Sandburg College, and Lake Land College.

 
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Volleyball - Sep 21, 2014

METROSPORTSREPORT.COM- Champaign, IL-- The No. 7 Eagles (14-3, 3-0) got back in action over the weekend at the Parkland Invitational. On Saturday, Kirkwood defeated #17 Muskegon CC in the first match 3-1 (25-12,22-25, 25-21, 25-20). Outside hitters Heather Poula and Erin Wenzel lead the team in kills with with 16 and 11 each. Setter Halle Lueck dished out 41 assists and libero Nicole Snyder lead the team in digs with 17.

In the second match of the day, against #1 Parkland CC the Eagles fell short with a 1-3 loss to the cobras, (25-19, 25-27, 19-25, 22-25). Poula and Wenzel lead the attack with 16 and 9 kills, Lueck had 41 assists and Becca Bell was tough at the net with 6 blocks. The Eagles finished the weekend by defeating Vincennes CC 3-0 (25-15, 25-16, 25-23) and RV Owens CC 3-0 (25-12, 26-24, 25-20).

 
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Volleyball - Sep 17, 2014

NJCAA.ORG- Cedar Rapids, IA-- The latest NJCAA Top 20 Poll has the Kirkwood Eagle volleyball team (13-1, 3-0) ranked 7th in the country. The Eagles will play two more ranked opponents (Muskegon Community College and Parkland Community College) in the Parkland Invitational on September 19th. Kirkwood has already played six ranked teams that are in the current poll, beating five: RV Northeast CC, #17 Muskegon CC, #19 Iowa Lakes CC, #11 Cowley CC, #13 Iowa Central CC, and #6 Illinois Central CC.

In ICCAC play, Kirkwood is in first place with a 3-0 conference record. The ICCAC standings are: Kirkwood (3-0), Des Moines Area CC (2-0), Iowa Lakes CC (1-0), Northeast CC (2-1), Iowa Central CC (1-1), Southwestern CC (1-2), Ellsworth CC (0-2), North Iowa Area CC (0-2), and Clinton CC (0-2).