Volleyball drops match to Austin to cap weekend

Brooke Paxton
Brooke Paxton

SAN ANTONIO - The Johnson & Wales University volleyball team wrapped up the weekend with a 3-0 loss (25-19, 25-13, 25-19) to Austin College on Saturday at Trinity University. 

Senior Brooke Paxton led all players with a season-high 17 kills to go with 13 digs for the Wildcats. 

Sophomore Kaitlin Jones finished with 14 digs and classmate Jacquelyn Ortiz added 22 assists for JWU Denver. 

Senior Ashlee Ruehs added six kills and freshman Elyse Swensen had four block assists. 

The Wildcats continue conference play next weekend with matches against Schreiner, Dallas, Southwestern and Centenary.