Christina Nwankpa, Volleyball

Christina Nwankpa, Senior, Volleyball 

Senior Christina Nwankpa started all six sets for Tufts this past week.  She tallied 23 kills on 32 attacks for a kill percentage of .656.  She also added eight blocks and four digs don the defensive side of the ball.  The middle hitter turned in 11 kills with a .588 hitting percentage, also adding five blocks and a couple digs in a 3-0 win over Hamilton. Then on Saturday in the Jumbos 3-0 win over Williams Nwankpa tallied 12 kills with a .733 hitting percentage.  The 12 kills are a career-high for Nwankpa, and it was the sixth time she recorded 12 kills in her career.  The Jumbos are currently ranked No. 17 in the American Volleyball Coaches Association national rankings and are off to a 14-0 overall start with a 5-0 record in conference play.