12 Christina Nwankpa
12 Christina Nwankpa
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: Round Rock, Texas
High School: Round Rock
Position: MH/OPP
Major: Biology
Dream Job: OBGYN or Pediatric Surgeon
Favorite Place on Campus: Dewick
Favorite Professional Athlete: Tim Duncan
Favorite Pregame Meal: Chicken alfredo
Pregame Superstition: Popping thumbs and using the restroom
Hobbies: Community service, finding good food, eating good food, listening to music, spending an embarassing amount of time on the computer watching YouTube videos, adventuring with friends
m 30
k/s 1.86
h % .326
a/s 0.01
b/s 0.96
sa/s 0.01
d/s 0.31

2016 (Freshman): Took the court in 13 matches and 39 sets as she was part of the Jumbos squad that finished 27-4 overall with a perfect 10-0 in NESCAC regular season play and hosted and won an NCAA Regional for the first time since 2009...finished with 90.5 points, 74 kills, 28 blocks, 25 block assists, seven digs, three solo blocks and one service ace...tallied career highs of 10 kills during a 3-0 triumph over Wellesley on Sept. 9 and in a 3-0 win against visiting Roger Williams on Sept. 14...finished with five or more kills in eight matches...erupted with a career-high five blocks during a 3-1 win against Brandeis on Sept. 10 in Cambridge, Mass.

Before Tufts: Was on the volleyball and basketball teams at Round Rock High School...was a three-time First Team All-District honoree...was on the team that won the District Area Championship and the Bi-District Championship...was on a team that qualified to National Junior Olympics...maintained a 4.0 GPA all four years of high school...took four summer college courses during high school...graduated in the top ten percent of her class...participated in the Magna Graduation Plan.

Personal: Daughter of Rosemary and Christian...has one sibling, Charles (23).

Recent Games
Oct 28 at Wesleyan (Conn.) W, 3-1
Nov 3 Bates W, 3-1
Nov 4 Amherst W, 3-0
Nov 5 Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 3-1
Nov 10 vs. Mass.-Boston W, 3-0
Nov 11 vs. MIT L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 30 10
Sets 110 36
Kills 205 63
Kills per set 1.86 1.75
Errors 65 20
Total Attacks 430 138
Hitting Percentage .326 .312
Assists 1 0
Assists per set 0.01 0.00
Service Aces 1 1
Service Errors 4 2
Service Aces per set 0.01 0.03
Reception Errors 1 1
Digs 34 19
Digs per set 0.31 0.53
Block Solo 22 10
Block Assist 84 31
Block Total 106 41
Blocks per set 0.96 1.14
Block Errors 6 2
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 270.0 89.5
Points per set 2.5 2.5
Matches started 26 9
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 6 at Clark University W, 3-0 1 3 5 1 9 .444 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 5 0 8.0
Sep 8 Rochester Inst. W, 3-1 1 4 9 0 15 .600 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 10.5
Sep 9 Minn.-Morris L, 3-2 1 5 8 1 15 .467 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Sep 9 Marymount (Va.) W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 15 .400 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 9.0
Sep 15 Bates W, 3-0 1 3 2 1 8 .125 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3.0
Sep 16 Colby W, 3-0 1 3 3 1 4 .500 0 1 2 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 5.5
Sep 19 at Bowdoin W, 3-2 1 5 3 3 13 .000 0 0 0 0 3 4 5 1 9 0 9.5
Sep 22 vs. Washington (Mo.) L, 3-2 1 5 5 3 16 .125 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 0 4 0 7.0
Sep 22 vs. Millikin L, 3-1 - 4 3 4 11 -.091 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 7 0 7.0
Sep 23 vs. Ill. Wesleyan L, 3-1 - 4 3 2 10 .100 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 0 5 0 6.0
Sep 23 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh W, 3-2 - 5 12 6 24 .250 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 1 5 0 15.5
Sep 26 Mass.-Boston W, 3-0 1 3 4 2 12 .167 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 5.5
Sep 29 Hamilton W, 3-0 1 3 9 3 15 .400 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 10.5
Sep 30 Williams W, 3-0 1 3 8 3 15 .333 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 6 0 11.5
Oct 4 at Rivier W, 3-0 1 3 10 1 12 .750 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Oct 6 at Amherst W, 3-2 1 5 9 2 23 .304 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 1 6 0 13.0
Oct 7 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-0 - 2 4 0 4 1.000 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Oct 13 Middlebury W, 3-1 1 4 11 3 23 .348 0 0 0 1 2 0 6 0 6 0 14.0
Oct 14 vs. WPI W, 3-0 1 3 8 0 10 .800 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 2 0 9.0
Oct 14 at Endicott L, 3-2 1 5 12 2 18 .556 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 1 5 0 14.5
Oct 20 at MIT W, 3-1 1 4 6 3 15 .200 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 4 0 8.5
Oct 21 at Babson W, 3-0 1 3 9 0 17 .529 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 10.5
Oct 21 at Springfield W, 3-0 1 3 8 0 14 .571 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 8.5
Oct 27 at Connecticut Col. W, 3-1 1 4 8 1 15 .467 0 0 0 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Oct 28 at Wesleyan (Conn.) W, 3-1 1 4 6 3 18 .167 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 5 0 9.0
Nov 3 Bates W, 3-1 1 4 8 6 18 .111 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 4 0 10.5
Nov 4 Amherst W, 3-0 1 3 11 2 20 .450 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 4 0 13.5
Nov 5 Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 3-1 1 4 5 3 15 .133 0 0 0 0 2 1 5 0 6 0 8.5
Nov 10 vs. Mass.-Boston W, 3-0 1 1 0 3 5 -.600 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 11 vs. MIT L, 3-2 1 5 9 5 21 .190 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2016-17 13 39 74 1.90 41 198 .167 0 0.00 1 0.03 7 0.18 3 25 28 0.72 90.5 2.3
2017-18 30 110 205 1.86 65 430 .326 1 0.01 1 0.01 34 0.31 22 84 106 0.96 270.0 2.5
Total 43 149 279 1.87 106 628 .275 1 0.01 2 0.01 41 0.28 25 109 134 0.90 360.5 2.4
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 30 110 205 1.86 65 430 .326 1 0.01 1 0.01 34 0.31 22 84 106 0.96 270.0 2.5
Conference 10 36 63 1.75 20 138 .312 0 0.00 1 0.03 19 0.53 10 31 41 1.14 89.5 2.5
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Home 12 42 85 2.02 26 175 .337 0 0.00 1 0.02 14 0.33 9 31 40 0.95 110.5 2.6
Away 11 41 80 1.95 16 158 .405 1 0.02 0 0.00 13 0.32 9 32 41 1.00 105.0 2.6
Neutral 7 27 40 1.48 23 97 .175 0 0.00 0 0.00 7 0.26 4 21 25 0.93 54.5 2.0
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Wins 23 78 160 2.05 45 324 .355 1 0.01 1 0.01 24 0.31 19 57 76 0.97 208.5 2.7
Losses 7 32 45 1.41 20 106 .236 0 0.00 0 0.00 10 0.31 3 27 30 0.94 61.5 1.9
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September 14 53 81 1.53 31 182 .275 0 0.00 1 0.02 15 0.28 15 40 55 1.04 117.0 2.2
October 11 40 91 2.27 15 169 .450 1 0.03 0 0.00 13 0.33 4 31 35 0.88 110.5 2.8
November 5 17 33 1.94 19 79 .177 0 0.00 0 0.00 6 0.35 3 13 16 0.94 42.5 2.5