W. Volleyball falls to Ave Maria, 3-1

W. Volleyball falls to Ave Maria, 3-1

The Wildcats women's volleyball lost a 3-1 conference matchup to Ave Maria on Saturday in the Wildcat Center.  

JWU fell in the first game 25-18 but battled back in the second stanza with a 25-20 win.   The third game saw a back and forth contest with several lead changes before AMU put the Cats away 25-22.   The Wildcats ran out of gas in the final game losing 25-14.

So. Sharell Nairn and Fr. Savannah Swenson led the Wildcats offense in the victory over Trinity on Friday and continued their efforts on Saturday vs AMU.   Nairn had 40 kills and Swenson recorded 32.   Fr. Anissa Giammona led the offense with 57 assists over the two matches.   Bianca Torres led the defense 39 digs this weekend. 

"We had some great moments today.   We just need to get more consistent play especially in Sun Conference play when every team can capitalize on your mistakes.   We get back to work Monday as we prepare for Webber" said Coach James Exley in his post-game press conference.

JWU travels to Webber International University for a Sun Conference match-up on Wednesday September 27 at 7pm.