NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (Oct. 16, 2018) -- The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) volleyball team (8-15, 1-10 TSC) heads to West Palm Beach, Florida, to take on the Keiser Seahawks (13-12, 4-7 TSC) on Wednesday, October 17. Game time from Massimino Court is set for 7:00 p.m.
The Wildcats enter Wednesday's contest averaging 10.27 kills-per-set with a team hitting percentage of .140. JWU is averaging 14.38 digs-per-set and has totaled 119.5 team blocks.
The Wildcats are led offensively by sophomore Savannah Swenson, who comes into this week's action averaging 2.80 kills-per-set. The native of Clermont, Florida, is also averaging 2.61 digs-per-set and is tied for the team lead (with junior Sharell Nairn) in service aces with 32. Narin is second on the team in kills, averaging 2.72 kills-per-set. The product of Miami is the school's all-time leader in kills with 566. Junior Sierra Mooney is third on the team in kills, averaging 2.15 kills-per-set and leads the team with a .224 hitting percentage. The native of Middleburg, Florida, set the school's single-season record for blocks last week and comes into Wednesday's action with 57 in 2018. Freshman Vanessa Orozco is averaging a team-high 6.65 assists-per-set and has recorded 11 double-doubles this season. The team leader in digs is Bianca Torres, who is averaging 3.51 digs-per-set. The JWU libero is the career-leader in digs with 730 during her two seasons in a Wildcat uniform.
Series History: Wednesday's match will mark the seventh meeting all-time between JWU and Keiser with the Seahawks holding a 6-0 advantage in the series history. The outing between the two schools resulted in a 3-0 win for Keiser on October 2, 2018, in North Miami, Florida.
A Look at Keiser: The Seahawks come into Wednesday's match averaging 11.58 kills-per-set with a team hitting percentage of .167. KU is averaging 13.70 digs-per-set and has recorded 105.0 total team blocks in 2018.
|Current Record||13 - 12||8 - 15|
|Blocks Per Game||1.170||1.460|
|Ball Handling Errors||48||36|