@JWUVBallNM Closes Out 2018 Regular Season at Coastal Georgia

@JWUVBallNM Closes Out 2018 Regular Season at Coastal Georgia

NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (Nov. 2, 2018) – The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) volleyball team (9-20, 1-14 TSC) travels to Brunswick, Georgia, to close out the 2018 regular season at Coastal Georgia (18-11, 10-5 TSC) on Saturday, November 3. Game time from Coffin Gym is set for 1:00 p.m.   


Johnson & Wales (Fla.) (9-20, 1-14 TSC) at Coastal Georgia (18-11, 10-5 TSC)

Date: Saturday, Nov. 3
Game Time: 1:00 pm   
Location: Brunswick, Ga.
Venue: Coffin Gym
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The Wildcats enter Saturday's game averaging 10.10 kills-per-set with a .130 team hitting percentage. JWU is averaging 14.55 digs-per-set and has totaled 142.5 team blocks in 2018.

Junior Sharell Nairn leads the Wildcats offensively, averaging 2.69 kills-per-set. The native of Miami has a season attack percentage of .206 and is third on the team in total blocks (35). Nairn is the school's all-time leader in kills (620). Sophomore Savannah Swenson is second on the team in kills, averaging 2.55 kills-per-set. The native of Clermont, Florida, is also averaging 2.66 digs-per-set and leads JWU with 41 service aces. Junior Sierra Mooney is the top Wildcat in blocks with 65 this season (single-season school record). The native of Middleburg, Florida, is averaging 2.12 kills-per-set and has the team's top hitting percentage (.217). Freshman setter Vanessa Orozco has tallied 649 assists this season, averaging 6.76 assists-per-set (No. 4 in the conference). The product of Kissimmee, Florida, set the school's single-season record for assists last week. Sophomore Bianca Torres is the team's leader in digs, producing 359 in 2018. The Miami native is the school's all-time leader in digs (801), becoming the first player in JWU history with 800-or-more digs in a career.

Series History: Saturday's match will mark the fourth meeting all-time between JWU and Coastal Georgia with the Mariners holding a 3-0 edge in the series history. The last meeting between the two schools resulted in a 3-0 loss on September 29, 2018, in North Miami, Florida.

A Look at Coastal Georgia: The Mariners come into Saturday's match averaging 13.11 kills-per-set with a team attack percentage of .193. CCG is averaging 16.86 digs-per-set and a registered 165.5 total team blocks.

The Matchup

  CCG JWU
Current Record 18 - 11 9 - 20
Scoring 2380 2095
Attack    
Kills 1390 1040
Errors 633 609
Total Attacks 3929 3306
Attack Pct 0.193 0.130
Kills/Game 13.110 10.100
Set    
Assists 1309 973
Assists/Game 12.350 9.450
Serve    
Aces 180 206
Errors 240 241
Attempts 705 1664
Serve Pct 0.660 0.855
Aces/Game 1.700 2.000
Server Reception    
Errors 124 191
Errors/Game 1.170 1.850
Attempts 292 1341
Reception Pct 0.702 0.875
Defense    
Digs 1787 1499
Digs/Game 16.860 14.550
Blocking    
Block Solo 50 89
Block Assist 231 107
Total Blocks 165.500 142.500
Blocks Per Game 1.560 1.380
Blocks Errors 24 25
Ball Handling Errors 75 49