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Bulldogs hold off Wildcats

Kaitlin Jones
Kaitlin Jones

SAN ANTONIO - The Johnson & Wales University volleyball team continued SCAC play on Saturday at Trinity University, beginning the day with a 3-1 loss to Texas Lutheran (25-19, 25-17, 23-25, 25-16). 

Sophomore Kaitlin Jones set a personal-best with 35 digs, the second-most digs in a four-set match in the SCAC this season. 

Freshman Hope Hines led JWU with 12 kills, one shy of a season high, to go with 17 digs. Senior Ashlee Ruehs added 10 kills, five digs and two blocks. 

Senior Brooke Paxton finished with nine kills and 13 digs while sophomore Jacquelyn Ortiz totaled 30 assists.