Wildcats Grab Comeback Win Over Anna Maria

Wildcats Grab Comeback Win Over Anna Maria

GAME INFORMATION:

Final Score: Johnson & Wales 3, Anna Maria 2 (23-25, 24-26, 30-28, 25-17, 15-10)

Postgame Records: JWU 14-5 (5-0 GNAC), AMC 12-11 (3-3 GNAC)

Location: Wildcat Center, Providence, R.I.

 

GAME HIGHLIGHTS:

- Freshman Nastasia Kapustin (West Nyack, N.Y.) collected a game high 15 kills while adding 12 kills for the double-double

- Freshman Emily Kalmink (Byron Center, Mich.) picked up 14 kills in the five-set thriller while senior Paula Cadavid (Pawtucket, R.I.) grabbed 11 kills and nine digs for JWU

- Senior Kellen Tensen (New Canaan, Conn.) registered a game-high 43 set assists while also tallying five kills and eight digs

See the match highlights here!

KEY PLAYS/MOMENTS:

- Back-to-back kills by Kapustin and Kalmink off the hands of Tensen closed out an extended third set and gave the Wildcats new life; they controlled the action in sets four and five en route to the victory

 

SUPPORTING INFORMATION:

- The two sets surrendered for JWU were the first given up to the AMCats since the 2011 season in a match that JWU won 3-1 in Providence

 

UP NEXT:

JWU – Saturday, October 17th vs. Emmanuel* and St. Joseph's of Maine* at 10am/12pm/2pm (*GNAC contest)

AMC – Saturday, October 17th vs. Saint Joseph (Conn.)* and UMass Dartmouth at 10am/12pm/2pm (*GNAC contest)