Volleyball Heads to Lake Wales to Take on Warner

Volleyball Heads to Lake Wales to Take on Warner

NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (October 8, 2019) – The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) volleyball team (4-11, 0-7 TSC) will will travel to Lake Wales, Florida, to take the Warner Royals (4-8, 2-5 TSC) on Wednesday, October 9. Game time from the Turner Athletic Center is set for 7:00 p.m.

This game is a rescheduled contest from back on September 7 (Hurricane Dorian).



JWU at Warner

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 9
Game Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Lake Wales, Fla.
Venue: Turner Athletic Center (13895 US-27, Lake Wales, FL 33859)
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JWU Volleyball

The Wildcats are coming off a 3-0 loss at Coastal Georgia on Saturday, October 5.

Sophomore Vanessa Orozco became the first player in JWU history to record 1,000 career assists, recording 17 versus the Mariners to increase her career total to 1,013.

Senior Sharell Nairn led all Wildcats with 12 kills on 40 total attempts. The native of Miami, Florida, also registered a team-high 14 digs for her ninth double-double of the season.

The Wildcats ended the match with 19 total kills and 15 errors on 91 attempts (.044) while the Mariners recorded 38 kills and 13 errors on 89 total attempts (.281). CCG held a 53-34 edge in total digs and had 3.0 total team blocks.

2019 Leaders
Kills – Sharell Nairn (209 – 3.80 kps)
Assists – Vanessa Orozco (355 – 6.57 aps)
Digs – Bianca Torres (220 – 3.93 dps)
Blocks – Sierra Mooney (33 – 0.62 bps)
Aces – Two players (23 – 0.43 aps)

The Series History: Wednesday will mark the seventh meeting all-time between JWU and Warner with the Royals leading the series history, 6-0. The last meeting between the two schools resulted in a 3-0 win for Warner on October 14, 2018, in Lake Wales, Florida. For a complete recap, click here.

A look at Warner: The Royals enter Wednesday's with a 4-8 record (2-5 TSC). WU is coming off a 3-0 loss to St. Thomas on Saturday, October 5.

The Matchup

  WU JWU
  4 - 8 4 - 11
Scoring 966 1121
Attack    
Kills 522 542
Errors 238 316
Total Attacks 1701 2020
Attack Pct 0.167 0.112
Kills/Game 11.110 9.680
Set    
Assists 496 508
Assists/Game 10.550 9.070
Serve    
Aces 86 97
Errors 94 115
Attempts 984 1124
Serve Pct 0.904 0.898
Aces/Game 1.830 1.730
Server Reception    
Errors 94 115
Errors/Game 2.000 2.050
Attempts 836 1013
Reception Pct 0.899 0.898
Defense    
Digs 783 927
Digs/Game 16.660 16.550
Blocking    
Block Solo 8 26
Block Assist 32 68
Total Blocks 24.000 60.000
Blocks Per Game 0.510 1.070
Blocks Errors 3 16
Ball Handling Errors 18 35

 


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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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