Men’s Volleyball Falls to Lasell and Wentworth

Men’s Volleyball Falls to Lasell and Wentworth

BOSTON – The Johnson & Wales University men's volleyball team dropped a pair of conference contests on Saturday. The Wildcats lost 3-2 (21-25, 25-16, 20-25, 25-18, 13-15) to Lasell then fell 3-0 (17-25, 11-25, 18-25) to Wentworth.

Records:
Johnson & Wales 9-11, 3-3 GNAC

Statistical Leaders:
Jack Pincince (JWU): 21 kills, 9 digs vs. Lasell; 9 kills vs. Wentworth
Sanjae Holloway (JWU): 13 kills, 9 digs vs. Lasell
Ben Sandt (JWU): 47 assists, 8 digs vs. Lasell

Of Note:
Against Lasell, the Wildcats easily won the second and fourth sets, while struggling in the first and third stanzas.

An attack error in the fifth set gave the Wildcats an 8-7 advantage.

Lasell rallied for a 14-11 margin, but an error and Sanjae Holloway block got the Wildcats back to 14-13 before Garrett Linnell's kill ended the match.

Jack Pincince had his second 20-kill match in a row with 21 winners. He added a team-high nine digs to just miss the double-double.

JWU could not get the offense going against the Leopards as the Wildcats hit .056 overall after a .185 rate in the first set.

Wentworth hit .287 and had a 45-30 advantage in digs.

Up Next:
The Wildcats are off until March 13-14 when they host the JWU Invitational.