Northeast Hawks volleyball players receive honors

November 8, 2018 GMT

The accolades keep rolling in for the Northeast Hawks women’s volleyball team. After being crowned the Region XI-B champions, Savannah Nelson, Hannah Heppner and Kalli Brester were named First Team All-Region XI-B recipients.

Also announced by the conference yesterday, Elley Beaver and Gabriela Barbosa were named Second Team All-Region XI-B members for their efforts on the court this season. Along with the Region XI-B honors, the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference All-Conference teams were announced as Nelson was named a First Team member. Heppner and Brester made the Second Team All-Conference list, while Beaver and Delaney Belt garnered Honorable Mention All-Conference recognition. The 19-13 Hawks have qualified for the NJCAA Division II National Tournament for the third consecutive year. They will find out their opponent this week for the tournament that starts November 15 in Charleston, West Virginia.