Coach Shannon Nelson and her team sit at 7-2 overall and claimed wins over Ridgewater College and Minnesota West CTC on the weekend to push their unbeaten streak to four games. Northland was selected 4th by the NJCAA committee in the weekly poll. The Pioneers will next face M State on December 12, which will be their last action of 2017.
Rochester CTC and coach Steve Hucke are 7-1 so far this winter and have won their last two contests. The Yellowjackets - sitting 6th in the national rankings - will face Vermilion Community College and Bismarck State at a tournament in Anoka-Ramsey to close out the month of December.
For the full NJCAA Division III Women's Basketball Top Ten Poll, please visit this link.
For more on MCAC Women's Basketball during the 2017-18 season, please visit:
Player Statistics: http://www.mcacsports.org/sports/wbkb/2017-18/leaders
Division Standings: http://www.mcacsports.org/sports/wbkb/2017-18/standings
Upcoming Contests & Recent Results: http://www.mcacsports.org/sports/wbkb/2017-18/schedule
To Follow Minnesota College Athletic Conference sports in 2017, please go to: www.mcacsports.org
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About the Minnesota College Athletic Conference
The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is the organizational body for NJCAA-affiliated two-year technical and community college athletic programs in the Minnesota State system. The mission of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference is to advance intercollegiate athletics by providing an engaging and supportive environment for success of our student athletes and competition among member institutions. The MCAC is committed to the guiding principles of encouraging the development and success of student athletes, promoting the integrity, honesty and loyalty to member schools as well as upholding the sustainability of conference athletic programs.