NEWBERRY, S.C. – The GRU Augusta Volleyball program fell 3-1 on Saturday night to the Newberry Wolves in a non-conference match in Eleazer Arena.
Newberry's (16-8) victory over the Jaguars was their sixth consecutive win. The Jags (7-20) won set one 25-22 off 10 kills, the most they The opening set saw eight ties and four lead changes. Kristen Koch paced the Jags with 10 kills and McKenna Heath had 29 assists. Catherine DeSilvester posted a team-high 16 digs, while Maggie Darling had 10.
The Wolves responded with a 25-14 win in set two and finished off the Jags with 25-17, 25-12 wins. Logan Hayward led the Wolves with 1o kills, Chelsea Mayor had 26 assists, and Elayni Stokes had 17 digs. Newberry held the Jags to a .056 hitting percentage while posting .248.
The Jags host Queens on Monday, Nov. 4 in a non-conference match at 6:30 p.m. in Christenberry Fieldhouse.