Cowley volleyball advances to NJCAA Division II semifinals

Cowley College won twice on Thursday at the NJCAA Division II tournament in Toledo, Ohio, sweeping Northeast Oklahoma A&M 3-0 (25-11, 25-19, 25-13) and beating Kansas City Kansas 3-1 (25-13, 25-17, 21-25, 25-21). Cowley (37-0) is the the defending Division II champion and faces host school Owens (37-9) on Friday at 5:30 p.m.

In other Cowley news, athletic director Richard Speas resigned Thursday, according to ArkCity.net. Speas had only been on the job since June 18.