Pointer volleyball team receives at-large bid to NCAA D3 tourney
STEVENS POINT, Wis. – The UW-Stevens Point volleyball team received an at-large bid to the NCAA Division III Championship Tournament and will head to Moorhead, Minn., for the opening round on Friday, Nov. 11.
The Pointers (26-7) will face the host Cobbers of Concordia Moorhead, the Central Region's top-ranked team at 8 p.m.
The Pointers are making their first trip to the NCAA Division III Tournament since 1985 and their fourth in program history. UWSP is 1-4 all-time in the championship, with its lone victory coming in 1984 over Occidental (Calif.) 3-1.
The Pointers are led by juniors Christina Brinkman and Morgan Bartkowiak. Brinkman led the team with 380 kills this season, third-best in the WIAC. Bartkowiak chipped in with 260 kills and 169 total blocks and her 1.4 per set average was 7th-best in the nation.
Courtesy: UWSP Sports Information
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