Yakima Valley’s men are No. 1 and the women are No. 2 in the first NWAACC basketball coaches polls, which were released Friday.
The men are 5-1 with their only loss coming to national JUCO power North Idaho, while the women are 4-0.
YVCC’s men are followed in order by Edmonds (4-1), Pierce (4-1), Bellevue (4-1) and Big Bend (tied for fourth at 4-1), Lane (5-1), Skagit Valley (4-1) and Green River (4-2).
Lane is No. 1 in the women’s poll, and after Yakima Valley comes Umpqua (8-1), Walla Walla (4-1), Clackamas (3-2), Bellevue (4-2), Skagit Valley (2-1) and Centralia (3-1).