College of the Ozarks (28-6) picked up three wins, each in three sets, in Day 1 pool play of the Association of Independent Institutions' Conference Championship tournament being held in Lincoln, IL.
- CofO defeats Lincoln Christian Univ. (IL): 25-18, 25-19, 25-14
- CofO defeats Haskell Indian Nations Univ. (KS): 26-24, 25-18, 25-13
- CofO defeats Kentucky Christian Univ.: 25-18,25-17, 26-24
Leading the Lady Bobcats in the stats column for the three matches were:
- Danielle Curnes with 37 kills, 5 aces, 11 blocks, and 35 digs (double-double average)
- Haley Stalliings with 48 digs and 5 aces
- Kayli Grant with 8 blocks and 22 kills
- Rielly Dobbs with 101 assists
- Alex Spears with 39 digs and 25 kills
Lady Cats will play in the semi-finals on Saturday at noon vs. Kentucky Christian University. The winner will play in the championship game at 7 PM.