JWU Falls to Keiser, 3-0

JWU Falls to Keiser, 3-0

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NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (September 25, 2019)
– The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) volleyball team (2-8, 0-4 TSC) fell to the Keiser Seahawks (19-5, 5-0 TSC), 3-0 (25-14, 25-9, 25-16) on Wednesday evening from the Wildcat Center.

The Wildcats were led by the reigning TSC Attacker of the Week Sharell Nairn, who posted 10 kills with an attack percentage of .269. Senior Sierra Mooney notch a team-best hitting percentage of .333 with six kills in 18 total attempts. Setter Vanessa Orozco registered 11 assists while libero Bianca Torres notched 14 digs to lead JWU.

KU jumped out to a 1-0 lead with a 25-14 win in set one. The Seahawks increased their lead with a 25-9 win in set two and swept the match with a 25-16 win in set three.

For the match, JWU recorded 21 kills with 13 errors on 87 total attacks for a hitting percentage of .092. KU registered 51 kills with 11 errors on 90 total attempts to record an attack percentage of .444. KU held a 43-26 edge in digs while JWU notched 5.0 total team blocks (0.0 for KU).

The Wildcats will hit the road to take on Johnson (Fla.) on Friday, September 27. Game time is set for 6:00 p.m.

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About JWU Athletics:
JWU Athletics is home to more than 150 student-athletes in 11 different sports. Established in 1998, JWU Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Sun Conference. Athletic events are held the Wildcat Center and the Miami Shores Recreation Complex (9825 NE 7th Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138)

About JWU:
Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 13,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its four campuses in Providence, Rhode Island; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Charlotte, North Carolina. An innovative educational leader, the university offers degree programs in arts and sciences, business, culinary arts, design and engineering, education, health and wellness, hospitality, nutrition and physician assistant studies. Its unique model integrates arts and sciences and industry-focused education with work experience and leadership opportunities, inspiring students to achieve professional success and lifelong personal and intellectual growth. The university's impact is global, with alumni from 125 countries pursuing careers worldwide. For more information, visit jwu.edu.


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