7 Katie Zheng
7 Katie Zheng
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Brownell-Talbot School
Position: S/DS
Major: International Relations and Global Health
Dream Job: Have my own Food Network show
Activities/Clubs on Campus: Partners In Health, Big Brother Big Sister, Chi Omega, Tufts Lunch Hosting
Favorite Place on Campus: Campus Center
Favorite Professional Athlete: Jordan Larson
Favorite Pregame Meal: Peanut butter banana toast
Pregame Superstition: Socks have to be folded down
Hobbies: Writing, napping, cooking/baking
m 10
k/s 0.19
h % .053
a/s 0.08
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.12
d/s 2.15

2016 (Sophomore): Competed in 24 matches and 67 sets as a part of the team that finished 27-4 with a perfect 10-0 NESCAC regular season mark and hosted and won an NCAA Regional for the first time since 2009...finished the season with the third-most assists on the team and a career best of 128, to go along with career highs of 82 digs and 17 service aces...tallied 13 or more assists in six matches...totched a season-high 24 assists and tied a career high with three aces, to go along with six digs, during a 3-1 triumph at Hamilton on Oct. 7...posted 21 assists and tied career-best mark of three aces during a 3-0 win over visiting Bates on Oct. 14...finished with a season-high 12 digs during a 3-1 victory over visiting UMass-Boston in the second round of the NCAA Division III Tournament on Nov. 12.

2015 (Freshman): Took the court during nine different matches, playing 17 sets during her rookie campaign…finished the season with 52 assists and a 3.06 assists per set mark to go along with 31 digs…made her collegiate debut in a 3-0 loss to ranked Christopher Newport, tallying one assist…took the court during two sets in a 3-0 loss to St. Benedict and finished with six assists and four digs…tallied 11 assists and seven digs in a 3-0 win over Roger Williams…finished a 3-0 win over UMass-Dartmouth with a season-high and career-high 25 assists and five digs.

Before Tufts: Played volleyball at the Brownell-Talbot School…was a Lincoln Journal Star for volleyball…was selected to the Principal’s List for academic honors.

Personal: Daughter of Gwen and Charlie….has one brother, Kevin (27).

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 10 5
Sets 26 11
Kills 5 3
Kills per set 0.19 0.27
Errors 4 2
Total Attacks 19 13
Hitting Percentage .053 .077
Assists 2 1
Assists per set 0.08 0.09
Service Aces 3 1
Service Errors 6 5
Service Aces per set 0.12 0.09
Reception Errors 6 1
Digs 56 27
Digs per set 2.15 2.45
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 8.0 4.0
Points per set 0.3 0.4
Matches started - -
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 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 Rochester Inst. W, 3-1 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 9 Minn.-Morris L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Marymount (Va.) W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Bates W, 3-0 - 3 1 0 2 .500 1 1 1 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 16 Colby W, 3-0 - 3 2 1 5 .200 0 0 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 19 at Bowdoin W, 3-2 - 1 0 1 1 -1.000 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 22 vs. Washington (Mo.) L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 vs. Millikin L, 3-1 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 23 vs. Ill. Wesleyan L, 3-1 - 4 1 0 3 .333 0 1 0 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 23 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh W, 3-2 - 5 1 2 3 -.333 0 1 1 1 14 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 26 Mass.-Boston W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Hamilton W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 5 .000 0 0 2 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 30 Williams W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 at Rivier W, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 6 at Amherst W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 13 Middlebury W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 vs. WPI W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at Endicott L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at MIT W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Babson W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Springfield W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Connecticut Col. W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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
2015-16 9 17 4 0.24 2 15 .133 52 3.06 6 0.35 31 1.82 0 0 0 0.00 10.0 0.6
2016-17 24 67 6 0.09 2 26 .154 128 1.91 17 0.25 82 1.22 0 1 1 0.01 23.5 0.4
2017-18 10 26 5 0.19 4 19 .053 2 0.08 3 0.12 56 2.15 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.3
Total 43 110 15 0.14 8 60 .117 182 1.65 26 0.24 169 1.54 0 1 1 0.01 41.5 0.4
  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 10 26 5 0.19 4 19 .053 2 0.08 3 0.12 56 2.15 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.3
Conference 5 11 3 0.27 2 13 .077 1 0.09 1 0.09 27 2.45 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 4 11 3 0.27 1 12 .167 1 0.09 1 0.09 31 2.82 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.4
Away 3 3 0 0.00 1 1 -1.000 0 0.00 0 0.00 2 0.67 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
Neutral 3 12 2 0.17 2 6 .000 1 0.08 2 0.17 23 1.92 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.3
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Wins 8 19 4 0.21 4 16 .000 1 0.05 2 0.11 47 2.47 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.3
Losses 2 7 1 0.14 0 3 .333 1 0.14 1 0.14 9 1.29 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.3
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September 8 24 5 0.21 4 19 .053 2 0.08 3 0.13 55 2.29 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.3
October 2 2 0 0.00 0 0 - 0 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.50 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0