Sterling College Women draw Huntington in first round of the NAIA Tournament

Release Date: 
March 4, 2010

Sterling, Kan.-The Sterling College Women's Basketball team will face Huntington (Indiana) on Thursday, March 11, at 12 p.m. in the first round of the NAIA Women's Division II National Tournament at the Tyson Event Center in Sioux City, Iowa.

Huntington, a member of the Mid-Central College Conference, received an at-large bid to the tournament. The Foresters finished the season with a 21-9 overall record. They fell to St. Francis in the championship game and were named the runners-up in the MCC Conference Tournament. Huntington finished the conference season in third place with an 11-5 record.

The Lady Warriors, who enter the tournament as the #4 seed, clinched the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference regular season championship with a 17-1 record. The Lady Warriors also won the KCAC Tournament Title. This was Sterling's eleventh KCAC regular