Trolls to Play in NCCAA Region Tournament
The Trolls will participate in the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) North Central Region Tournament on March 3-4 in Greenville, Illinois. Trinity is the No. 4 seed in the four-team tournament and will face the host school of Greenville College at 8 pm on Friday. The opening game of tournament will feature No. 2 Judson University and No. 3 University of Northwestern at 6 pm.
The four teams of the tournament were seeded according to a rating system. Greenville (18-9), a NCAA Div. III school, is the top seed. Judson University (Elgin, Illinois) (18-13), fellow CCAC team, is No. 2. NCAA Div. III University of Northwestern (17-9) comes in as the No. 3 seed and the Trolls (16-15) are the No. 4 seed. It is the first time Trinity has qualified for the region tournament since the 2005-06 season.
The winners of Friday’s contests will play in the championship game on Saturday at 2 pm. The region champion advances to the NCCAA National Championship at Grace College in Winona Lake, Indiana on March 15-18.
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