12 Christina Nwankpa
12 - Christina Nwankpa
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Round Rock, Texas
High School: Round Rock
Position: MH/OPP
Major: Biopsychology
Dream Job: OBGYN or Pediatric Surgeon
Favorite Place on Campus: Wherever the food bin is
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
Previous Team: Austin Juniors
m 27
k/s 2.31
h % .383
a/s 0.01
b/s 0.92
sa/s 0.01
d/s 0.34

2018 (Junior): Led team and was fourth in NESCAC with 0.80 blocks per set...had six blocks at Emory on September 8 and again versus Amherst on October 5...also had 11 kills with just two errors (.364 pct.) in Amherst match...fourth on team with 162 kills (1.82 per set)...notched 12 kills twice against Bowdoin, in regular season and conference tournament.

2017 (Sophomore): Earned honorable mention selections to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III All-American team...helped mark the program's first year since 2008 that the Jumbos had three players receive AVCA All-America recognition...AVCA All-Region team selection...Played in all 30 matches (110 sets) and finished with 106 total blocks for a 0.96 per-set average, third-best in NESCAC...her 84 block assists led the conference...hit fourth in NESCAC with a .326 percentage after recording 205 kills with 65 errors on 430 swings..had a nine-block night at Bowdoin on September 19, including four solos...season-high in kills was 12, which she hit twice including versus Wisconsin-Oshkosh.

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.

Recent Games
Nov 1 Bates W, 3-0
Nov 2 Colby W, 3-0
Nov 2 Hunter W, 3-1
Nov 8 Hamilton W, 3-0
Nov 9 Middlebury W, 3-0
Nov 10 Bowdoin W, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 27 10
Sets 90 31
Kills 208 87
Kills per set 2.31 2.81
Errors 58 13
Total Attacks 392 143
Hitting Percentage .383 .517
Assists 1 0
Assists per set 0.01 0.00
Service Aces 1 1
Service Errors 0 0
Service Aces per set 0.01 0.03
Reception Errors 2 2
Digs 31 15
Digs per set 0.34 0.48
Block Solo 7 1
Block Assist 76 32
Block Total 83 33
Blocks per set 0.92 1.06
Block Errors 2 1
Ball Handling Errors 1 1
Points 254.0 105.0
Points per set 2.8 3.4
Matches started 23 8
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 4 Emerson W, 3-2 1 5 9 7 28 .071 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 3 0 11.5
Sep 6 vs. Roger Williams W, 3-0 1 3 6 3 11 .273 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 7 vs. DeSales W, 3-0 1 3 7 2 13 .385 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Sep 7 at Coast Guard W, 3-0 1 3 9 1 17 .471 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 10.5
Sep 13 at Endicott W, 3-1 - 4 9 4 19 .263 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 11.0
Sep 14 vs. RIT W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 10 .300 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 5 0 8.0
Sep 14 vs. Wellesley W, 3-1 1 4 6 2 17 .235 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 1 6 0 9.0
Sep 20 at Connecticut Col. W, 3-1 1 4 12 0 14 .857 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 0 5 1 14.5
Sep 21 at Wesleyan (Conn.) W, 3-1 1 4 9 4 20 .250 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Sep 27 Bowdoin W, 3-0 1 3 8 0 12 .667 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Sep 28 Maine Maritime W, 3-0 1 2 5 1 11 .364 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 5 0 8.0
Sep 28 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 3-0 1 3 6 3 15 .200 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 7.5
Oct 4 Hamilton W, 3-0 1 3 11 1 17 .588 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 0 5 0 14.0
Oct 5 Williams W, 3-0 1 3 12 1 15 .733 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 13.5
Oct 11 at Clark University W, 3-0 1 2 3 3 7 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Oct 12 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-0 - 3 9 1 13 .615 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 11.5
Oct 16 at Brandeis W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Springfield W, 3-0 1 3 9 0 11 .818 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Oct 19 vs. Babson L, 3-2 1 5 11 3 17 .471 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 12.0
Oct 19 at MIT W, 3-1 - 4 6 5 16 .063 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Oct 25 at Amherst W, 3-0 - 3 6 1 12 .417 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 8.5
Oct 26 at Middlebury W, 3-0 1 3 9 3 21 .286 0 0 0 0 3 0 5 1 5 0 11.5
Nov 1 Bates W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 12 .250 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Nov 2 Colby W, 3-0 1 2 6 0 7 .857 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Nov 2 Hunter W, 3-1 1 4 5 3 15 .133 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 7.0
Nov 8 Hamilton W, 3-0 1 3 6 1 14 .357 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Nov 9 Middlebury W, 3-0 1 3 12 1 15 .733 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 13.5
Nov 10 Bowdoin W, 3-2 1 5 7 4 13 .231 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 6 0 10.0
Nov 15 Eastern Nazarene   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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
2018-19 25 89 162 1.82 69 368 .253 2 0.02 5 0.06 32 0.36 15 56 71 0.80 210.0 2.4
2019-20 27 90 208 2.31 58 392 .383 1 0.01 1 0.01 31 0.34 7 76 83 0.92 254.0 2.8
Total 95 328 649 1.98 233 1388 .300 4 0.01 8 0.02 104 0.32 47 241 288 0.88 824.5 2.5
  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 27 90 208 2.31 58 392 .383 1 0.01 1 0.01 31 0.34 7 76 83 0.92 254.0 2.8
Conference 10 31 87 2.81 13 143 .517 0 0.00 1 0.03 15 0.48 1 32 33 1.06 105.0 3.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 42 101 2.40 24 185 .416 0 0.00 1 0.02 18 0.43 5 30 35 0.83 122.0 2.9
Away 9 30 72 2.40 22 139 .360 0 0.00 0 0.00 9 0.30 1 29 30 1.00 87.5 2.9
Neutral 5 18 35 1.94 12 68 .338 1 0.06 0 0.00 4 0.22 1 17 18 1.00 44.5 2.5
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Wins 26 85 197 2.32 55 375 .379 1 0.01 1 0.01 31 0.36 7 74 81 0.95 242.0 2.8
Losses 1 5 11 2.20 3 17 .471 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 2 2 0.40 12.0 2.4
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September 12 41 91 2.22 29 187 .332 1 0.02 0 0.00 13 0.32 5 37 42 1.02 114.5 2.8
October 9 29 76 2.62 18 129 .450 0 0.00 0 0.00 11 0.38 1 27 28 0.97 90.5 3.1
November 6 20 41 2.05 11 76 .395 0 0.00 1 0.05 7 0.35 1 12 13 0.65 49.0 2.5