3 Ariel Zedric
3 - Ariel Zedric
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Peoria, Ill.
High School: Richwoods
Position: S
Major: Community Health
Dream Job: Author
Activities/Clubs on Campus: Athletes of Color (AOC), SAAC, Dance Marathon, AMPT, AAC, The Tufts Daily, Big Brother Big Sister
Favorite Place on Campus: The Crafts Center
Favorite Professional Athlete: Stephanie Lee
Favorite Pregame Meal: Apples
Pregame Superstition: Family group hug
Hobbies: Reading, petting cats, stealing trash to make art projects
Previous Team: Eastside VBC
m 18
k/s 0.09
h % .150
a/s 5.17
b/s 0.02
sa/s 0.13
d/s 1.52

2019 (Sophomore):  Appeared in all 30 games for the Jumbos in her sophomore season…she was 2nd on the team in assists with 417 and had 4.30 assists per set…she recorded 12 service aces on the year and had 136 digs…Zedric had a career-high 24 assists in two five-set matches against Babson and Emerson…she had a season-high nine digs in the NESCAC Championship win over Bowdoin…was named to the NESCAC Fall All-Academic Team.

2018 (Freshman): Second on team in assists (4.04 per set) and fifth in digs per set (1.60)...also contributed 18 service aces...season-best 27 assists with seven digs in first career match against Clark on September 4...recorded 24 assists and 14 digs in five-set match versus Amherst on October 5...finished with 22 assists and eight digs in four-set victory over Babson in New England Challenge on October 20. 

Before Tufts: Was on the volleyball team at Richwoods High School...was a varsity starter all four yeras on the team...a captain of her team sophomore through senior year...selected to the Big12 All-Conference team all four years of high school...honored as a Journal Star Best of Central Illinois All-Star Preps selection both her junior and senior years...named to the Journal Star All-Area volleyball team both her junior and senior years...was an All-State Honorable Mention selection her senior year...was on the honor roll...member of the National Honor Society...was an Illinois State Scholar...was an AP Scholar...was an IHSA Journalism state qualifier in news and feature writing...was an IHSA Journalism State Runner-Up in feature writing...was a Big12 All-Conference Scholar Athlete all four years of high school. 

Personal: Daughter of Lance and Ching...has one sibling, Yiting...father, Lance, played college football and track and was on the U.S. All-Army track and field team...mother, Ching, played pro volleyball for Team Beijing...sister, Yiting, played pro volleyball in Switzerland...Member of Tufts Athletics' Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.

Recent Games
Oct 2 at Williams L, 3-2
Oct 8 Coast Guard W, 3-1
Oct 9 Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-0
Oct 9 Trinity (Tex.) W, 3-2
Oct 12 Bowdoin W, 3-0
Oct 15 Amherst W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 18 7
Sets 64 26
Kills 6 1
Kills per set 0.09 0.04
Errors 3 1
Total Attacks 20 7
Hitting Percentage .150 .000
Assists 331 135
Assists per set 5.17 5.19
Service Aces 8 4
Service Errors 13 3
Service Aces per set 0.13 0.15
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 97 36
Digs per set 1.52 1.38
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 1 1
Block Total 1 1
Blocks per set 0.02 0.04
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 1 1
Points 14.5 5.5
Points per set 0.2 0.2
Matches started 3 1
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 7 Roger Williams W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 4 .000 17 1 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 10 Illinois Tech W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 2 .000 12 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 11 Brandeis W, 3-1 - 4 1 0 1 1.000 16 2 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 11 Wellesley W, 3-0 - 2 0 0 0 - 13 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 14 at Brandeis W, 3-0 - 3 3 0 3 1.000 17 0 2 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 17 Connecticut Col. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 22 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 18 Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 3 .000 33 0 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 23 at Springfield L, 3-1 1 4 0 2 2 -1.000 20 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 25 at Bowdoin W, 3-1 1 4 0 0 1 .000 18 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 25 vs. Maine Maritime W, 3-0 1 2 0 0 0 - 4 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 29 Endicott L, 3-2 - 5 1 0 1 1.000 33 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 1 at Hamilton W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 9 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Oct 2 at Williams L, 3-2 - 5 1 0 1 1.000 21 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Oct 8 Coast Guard W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 25 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 9 Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 11 1 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 9 Trinity (Tex.) W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 23 0 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 12 Bowdoin W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 16 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 15 Amherst W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 1 -1.000 21 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 16 Middlebury   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 vs. MIT   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 vs. Babson   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 vs. Springfield   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Bates   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 at Colby   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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
2018-19 25 83 5 0.06 3 23 .087 335 4.04 18 0.22 133 1.60 0 0 0 0.00 23.0 0.3
2019-20 30 97 6 0.06 12 37 -.162 417 4.30 12 0.12 136 1.40 0 1 1 0.01 18.5 0.2
2021-22 18 64 6 0.09 3 20 .150 331 5.17 8 0.13 97 1.52 0 1 1 0.02 14.5 0.2
Total 73 244 17 0.07 18 80 -.013 1083 4.44 38 0.16 366 1.50 0 2 2 0.01 56.0 0.2
  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
Total 18 64 6 0.09 3 20 .150 331 5.17 8 0.13 97 1.52 0 1 1 0.02 14.5 0.2
Conference 7 26 1 0.04 1 7 .000 135 5.19 4 0.15 36 1.38 0 1 1 0.04 5.5 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 43 2 0.05 1 12 .083 242 5.63 8 0.19 73 1.70 0 0 0 0.00 10.0 0.2
Away 5 19 4 0.21 2 8 .250 85 4.47 0 0.00 22 1.16 0 1 1 0.05 4.5 0.2
Neutral 1 2 0 0.00 0 0 - 4 2.00 0 0.00 2 1.00 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
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Wins 14 45 4 0.09 1 13 .231 224 4.98 7 0.16 71 1.58 0 1 1 0.02 11.5 0.3
Losses 4 19 2 0.11 2 7 .000 107 5.63 1 0.05 26 1.37 0 0 0 0.00 3.0 0.2
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September 11 38 5 0.13 2 17 .176 205 5.39 5 0.13 63 1.66 0 0 0 0.00 10.0 0.3
October 7 26 1 0.04 1 3 .000 126 4.85 3 0.12 34 1.31 0 1 1 0.04 4.5 0.2