SPORTS BRIEF: Volleyball continues its rise in rankings

Ali Dade

Washburn volleyball has continued to rise in the AVCA Division II Coaches Top 25 Poll, as they are now sitting at No. 13. Washburn previous sat at No. 14, but after receiving an additional 42 points, this brought their season total to 595 points.

The move comes after victories won against Northwest Missouri State and Missouri Western during homecoming weekend. These wins brought their season record up to 22-5, their MIAA record to 12-5 and securing them a spot in the conference tournament.

Coming up, Washburn will continue their matches as they head to Lindenwood for a 7 p.m. match on Friday. Washburn volleyball will then complete their regular season on Saturday at 3 p.m., as they face Central Missouri.