Golden Bears Halt Wildcat Comeback

Golden Bears Halt Wildcat Comeback

GAME INFORMATION:

Final Score: Western New England 3 – Johnson & Wales 1

Postgame Records: WNEU 1-0, JWU 0-1

Location: Wildcat Center, Providence, R.I.

Weather: N/A

Length of Game: 1:56

Attendance: 89

 
 

GAME HIGHLIGHTS:

- Freshman Nastasia Kapustin (West Nyack, N.Y.) and Emily Kalmink (Byron Center, Mich.) led the Wildcats with seven and six kills, respectively

- Carly Skibinski registered 13 kills for the Golden Bears

- Eight players recorded double-digit digs, four per squad

- Senior Kellen Tensen (New Canaan, Conn.) had 11 digs and 21 set assists

 
 

KEY PLAYS/MOMENTS:

- The Wildcats overcame a 2-0 deficit to take game three 25-22 despite a strong showing by the Golden Bears to close out the set

- WNEU took the final two points of the fourth set to close out the game with a 25-23 win

 

 

SUPPORTING INFORMATION:

- JWU lost at Western New England, 3-2, on September 3rd, 2014

- WNEU has now won four consecutive matches over JWU the past four seasons

 

 

UP NEXT:

JWU – Friday, September 4th @ Brandeis Tournament at 5pm

WNEU – Thursday, September 3rd @ Western Connecticut State at 7pm