12 Christina Nwankpa
12 Christina Nwankpa
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
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 25
k/s 1.82
h % .253
a/s 0.02
b/s 0.80
sa/s 0.06
d/s 0.36

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 (24).

Recent Games
Oct 20 vs. Babson W, 3-1
Oct 20 at MIT W, 3-1
Oct 26 Connecticut Col. W, 3-0
Oct 27 Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 3-2
Nov 2 vs. Middlebury W, 3-0
Nov 3 at Bowdoin L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 25 10
Sets 89 37
Kills 162 67
Kills per set 1.82 1.81
Errors 69 26
Total Attacks 368 151
Hitting Percentage .253 .272
Assists 2 0
Assists per set 0.02 0.00
Service Aces 5 0
Service Errors 8 0
Service Aces per set 0.06 0.00
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 32 12
Digs per set 0.36 0.32
Block Solo 15 6
Block Assist 56 22
Block Total 71 28
Blocks per set 0.80 0.76
Block Errors 3 2
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 210.0 84.0
Points per set 2.4 2.3
Matches started 24 10
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 4 Clark University W, 3-1 1 4 9 4 18 .278 0 2 1 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 13.0
Sep 7 vs. Oglethorpe W, 3-0 1 2 1 2 5 -.200 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 7 vs. Otterbein W, 3-2 1 5 8 3 17 .294 0 1 3 0 3 0 4 0 4 0 11.0
Sep 8 vs. Berry L, 3-0 1 3 5 6 19 -.053 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 6.5
Sep 8 at Emory L, 3-0 1 3 6 4 15 .133 1 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 6 0 9.5
Sep 12 Brandeis W, 3-1 1 4 9 2 18 .389 0 1 1 0 1 0 4 0 4 0 12.0
Sep 14 at Bates W, 3-0 1 3 2 2 10 .000 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Sep 15 at Colby W, 3-0 1 3 5 1 8 .500 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Sep 18 Endicott L, 3-1 1 4 7 1 13 .462 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 4 0 9.0
Sep 21 Bowdoin L, 3-2 1 5 12 5 23 .304 0 0 0 0 4 2 1 0 3 0 14.5
Sep 22 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-1 1 4 5 3 15 .133 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Sep 22 vs. Roger Williams W, 3-0 1 3 8 4 13 .308 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 9.5
Sep 26 at Wellesley L, 3-1 1 3 4 2 8 .250 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Sep 28 at Hamilton W, 3-1 1 4 8 0 16 .500 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 3 0 10.5
Sep 29 at Williams W, 3-1 1 4 6 3 21 .143 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 4 0 8.0
Oct 2 at Mass.-Boston W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 12 .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Oct 5 Amherst L, 3-2 1 5 11 3 22 .364 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 6 0 14.5
Oct 6 Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-0 1 2 4 1 6 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Oct 12 at Middlebury L, 3-1 1 3 4 4 9 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 5.0
Oct 19 Springfield W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 vs. Babson W, 3-1 - 2 2 1 6 .167 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 3.5
Oct 20 at MIT W, 3-1 1 4 7 3 14 .286 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 1 5 0 9.5
Oct 26 Connecticut Col. W, 3-0 1 3 8 1 14 .500 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 9.5
Oct 27 Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 3-2 1 5 7 6 22 .045 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 9.0
Nov 2 vs. Middlebury W, 3-0 1 3 7 2 18 .278 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 0 5 0 10.0
Nov 3 at Bowdoin L, 3-2 1 5 12 4 26 .308 0 0 0 0 3 4 0 0 4 0 16.0
  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
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
Total 68 238 441 1.85 175 996 .267 3 0.01 7 0.03 73 0.31 40 165 205 0.86 570.5 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 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
Conference 10 37 67 1.81 26 151 .272 0 0.00 0 0.00 12 0.32 6 22 28 0.76 84.0 2.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 32 67 2.09 23 136 .324 1 0.03 3 0.09 9 0.28 4 24 28 0.88 86.0 2.7
Away 11 39 64 1.64 28 154 .234 1 0.03 0 0.00 12 0.31 7 21 28 0.72 81.5 2.1
Neutral 6 18 31 1.72 18 78 .167 0 0.00 2 0.11 11 0.61 4 11 15 0.83 42.5 2.4
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Wins 15 49 89 1.82 31 196 .296 0 0.00 5 0.10 19 0.39 5 35 40 0.82 116.5 2.4
Losses 10 40 73 1.82 38 172 .203 2 0.05 0 0.00 13 0.33 10 21 31 0.78 93.5 2.3
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September 15 54 95 1.76 42 219 .242 2 0.04 5 0.09 22 0.41 7 33 40 0.74 123.5 2.3
October 8 27 48 1.78 21 105 .257 0 0.00 0 0.00 5 0.19 3 19 22 0.81 60.5 2.2
November 2 8 19 2.38 6 44 .295 0 0.00 0 0.00 5 0.63 5 4 9 1.13 26.0 3.3