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WHITTIER, Calif. – The Whittier College Volleyball team returned to the Division III West Regional Rankings this week coming in at No. 8 according to the NCAA.
The Purple & Gold wrapped up the regular season 16-12, 9-7 SCIAC. They boasted one of the toughest Division III schedules in the country but wound up having solid victories over Mary Hardin-Baylor (3-2), Chapman (3-0), La Verne (3-2), Mass.-Boston (3-0), and Cal Lutheran (3-1).
Against the Top 7 within the Division III West Region, Whittier beat No. 4 Mary Hardin-Baylor, No. 5 Cal Lutheran, and No. 7 University of La Verne.
Whittier awaits their future this weekend when they see if they earn their second consecutive trip to the NCAA Division III National Championships.