2011 Volleyball

Record: 29-10 Home: 8-3 Away: 6-0 Neutral: 15-7 ICCAC: 7-2
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Volleyball - Tue, Sep. 30, 2014 at 10:00 PM
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CEDAR RAPIDS, IA-- Kirkwood Eagle Volleyball (21-2, 4-0 ICCAC) sweeps Marshalltown Community College (7-13, 0-1 ICCAC) this Tuesday in Johnson Hall 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-23). Leading the seventh ranked Eagles tonight in a non-conference match were outside hitters, Heather Poula and Erin Wenzel. Poula posted 10 kills and also led the team defensively with 16 digs. Wenzel added 8 kills. Right side hitter Megan Allmandinger and middle hitter Payton Hilton each had 5 kills. Halle Lueck set a solid match as she dished out 33 assists, and was also strong defensively as she had 12 digs.

The Eagles are on the road this Thursday for an ICCAC match vs. Iowa Lakes. They return to Johnson Hall next Wednesday to take on ICCAC rivals - #14 DMACC Bears at 6:30 p.m.

Volleyball - Mon, Sep. 29, 2014 at 9:55 AM
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METROSPORTSREPORT.COM- OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - The seventh-ranked Kirkwood volleyball team raised its record to 20-2 Saturday with a pair of victories at the Johnson County tournament in Overland Park, Kan. The Eagles topped #4 Johnson County, 26-24, 28-26, 25-15, and rallied to defeat #14 North Platte, 23-25, 25-18, 25-16, 25-16. Erin Wenzel had 14 kills and Heather Poula added 13 kills against #4 Johnson County. Halle Lueck provided 40 assists and 14 digs. Becca Bell, Payton Hilton and Megan Allmandinger had six blocks. Wenzel and Poula had 11 kills against North Platte. Lueck had 40 more assists. Bell blocked 10 shots. Nicole Snyder had 16 digs.

On Friday the Eagles rolled to a pair of 3-0 victories as they topped RV Coffeyville, 25-14, 25-16, 25-17. Heather Poula had 15 kills, Halle Lueck dished out 39 assists and Kensley Heater collected 12 digs. Kirkwood defeated #3 Central (Neb.), 25-17, 25-15, 25-23. Erin Wenzel finished with 14 kills, Poula 13 and Megan Allmandinger added 12 kills. Defensively for the Eagles Poula and Snyder each had 14 digs, Heater contributed 12 and Bell had 6 blocks. Lueck had 39 more assists.

Kirkwood went 4-0 in the tournament.

Volleyball - Thu, Sep. 25, 2014
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METROSPORTSREPORT.COM- CEDAR RAPIDS, IA-- The 7th ranked Kirkwood Eagle Volleyball Team beat ICCAC foe Clinton Community College 3-0 (25-6, 25-15, 25-5). Kirkwood raises its record to 16-2 (4-0 ICCAC). Erin Wenzel led the attack with 7 kills followed by Heather Poula with five. Anna Davis and Marissa Stark both had five digs. Becca Bell had five blocks Halle Lueck led the way with 20 assists and four aces.

METROSPORTSREPORT STORY: Halle Lueck has been a Kirkwood kid for a long time. She grew up in the Kirkwood neighborhood as a student in the College Community (Cedar Rapids Prairie) School Sistrict. And her mother, Lynn, is the office manager for the Kirkwood athletic department at Johnson Hall, so Halle knows her way around the gym.

Now Lueck is a top-notch athlete at Kirkwood Community College as a prominent member of the seventh-ranked volleyball team. She leads all players in the ICCAC conference in assists and ranks seventh in the nation in Division II, averaging more than 10 assists per set on the team that's filled with heavy hitters.