17 Gina Tuzzolo
17 Gina Tuzzolo
Height: 6-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Newport News, Va.
Position: OPP
m 10
k/s 2.41
h % .235
a/s 0.03
b/s 1.05
sa/s 0.00
d/s 0.35

2018: JUNIOR

  • 2018 All-Atlantic 10 Conference Second Team and A-10 All-Academic Team
  • Named to A-10 All-Tournament Team
  • Provided 2.38 kills per set, second-best on the team, while hitting .234
  • Registered 98 blocks (0.95 per set) and served up 27 aces
  • Spiked a season-high 17 kills in a sweep of Davidson (Nov. 10)

2017: SOPHOMORE

  • Named Atlantic 10 Conference All-Academic Team
  • Earned All-Atlantic 10 Tournament honors
  • Ranked third on the team in kills (269) and second in aces (39)
  • Hit .239 and averaged 1.03 blocks per set; She was one of three Rams to record at least 100 blocks
  • Blasted a season-high 15 kills on two occasions twice
  • Hit .500 with 11 kills and six blocks against Duquesne on Oct. 6
  • Produced a career-high nine blocks against Dayton on Oct. 29

2016: FRESHMAN

  • Appeared in 29 matches and saw increased playing time as the season wore on
  • Smashed a season-best 11 kills at Davidson on Nov. 5
  • Provided double-digit points in four of the season's final five matches
  • Was party to a career-high six blocks in an A-10 Tournament win over Duquesne on Nov. 18
  • Hit .545 with seven kills and six digs in a victory over Norfolk State on Oct. 25

PRIOR TO VCU

  • 2015 Virginia Independent School Athletic Association Division II Player of the Year
  • 2015 Tidewater Conference of Independent Schools Player of the Year
  • Two VISAA First Team All-State awards
  • Two Peninsula Catholic MVP trophies and a 2012 Division II State Championship
  • The hard-hitting lefty opposite also broke Peninsula Catholic career records for kills (1,324) and blocks (384)

GETTING TO KNOW GINA:

  • Born on November 23, 1997 in Newport News, Va.
  • Daughter of Paul and Rebecca Tuzzolo. Has a brother, Joseph (20), who plays baseball at Randpolph-Macon.
  • Majoring in Biology
Recent Games
Sep 6 Alabama W, 3-2
Sep 7 UC Santa Barb. L, 3-2
Sep 10 Virginia Tech W, 3-1
Sep 13 at Wichita State W, 3-0
Sep 14 #13 BYU L, 3-1
Sep 17 at James Madison L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 10 -
Sets 37 -
Kills 89 -
Kills per set 2.41 -
Errors 32 -
Total Attacks 243 -
Hitting Percentage .235 -
Assists 1 -
Assists per set 0.03 -
Service Aces 0 -
Service Errors 0 -
Service Aces per set 0.00 -
Reception Errors 0 -
Digs 13 -
Digs per set 0.35 -
Block Solo 2 -
Block Assist 37 -
Block Total 39 -
Blocks per set 1.05 -
Block Errors 0 -
Ball Handling Errors 0 -
Points 109.5 -
Points per set 3.0 -
Matches started 9 -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 30 vs. Texas Tech L, 3-0 1 3 6 3 22 .136 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 7.5
Aug 30 at Lehigh W, 3-0 - 3 7 2 18 .278 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Aug 31 at Ohio St. L, 3-1 1 4 9 3 17 .353 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Sep 3 vs. High Point W, 3-0 1 3 9 2 23 .304 1 0 0 0 2 0 6 0 6 0 12.0
Sep 5 N.C. State W, 3-0 1 3 4 1 16 .188 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 4 0 6.0
Sep 6 Alabama W, 3-2 1 5 12 5 33 .212 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Sep 7 UC Santa Barb. L, 3-2 1 5 13 4 35 .257 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 14.0
Sep 10 Virginia Tech W, 3-1 1 4 11 1 23 .435 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 14.0
Sep 13 at Wichita State W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 #13 BYU L, 3-1 1 3 8 7 29 .034 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 0 8 0 13.0
Sep 17 at James Madison L, 3-1 1 4 10 4 27 .222 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 11.5
Sep 20 at North Carolina   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 vs. Radford   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 vs. Colgate   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 La Salle   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Duquesne   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 at Davidson   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 Rhode Island   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Fordham   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Davidson   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Duquesne   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at La Salle   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 George Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 at Fordham   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at Rhode Island   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at Dayton   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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 29 82 118 1.44 57 304 .201 0 0.00 0 0.00 23 0.28 2 43 45 0.55 141.5 1.7
2017-18 33 116 269 2.32 107 679 .239 48 0.41 39 0.34 44 0.38 8 112 120 1.03 372.0 3.2
2018-19 28 103 245 2.38 98 628 .234 43 0.42 27 0.26 81 0.79 3 95 98 0.95 322.5 3.1
2019-20 10 37 89 2.41 32 243 .235 1 0.03 0 0.00 13 0.35 2 37 39 1.05 109.5 3.0
Total 100 338 721 2.13 294 1854 .230 92 0.27 66 0.20 161 0.48 15 287 302 0.89 945.5 2.8
  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 37 89 2.41 32 243 .235 1 0.03 0 0.00 13 0.35 2 37 39 1.05 109.5 3.0
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 20 48 2.40 18 136 .221 0 0.00 0 0.00 5 0.25 2 20 22 1.10 60.0 3.0
Away 3 11 26 2.36 9 62 .274 0 0.00 0 0.00 6 0.55 0 8 8 0.73 30.0 2.7
Neutral 2 6 15 2.50 5 45 .222 1 0.17 0 0.00 2 0.33 0 9 9 1.50 19.5 3.3
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Wins 5 18 43 2.39 11 113 .283 1 0.06 0 0.00 6 0.33 0 21 21 1.17 53.5 3.0
Losses 5 19 46 2.42 21 130 .192 0 0.00 0 0.00 7 0.37 2 16 18 0.95 56.0 2.9
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August 3 10 22 2.20 8 57 .246 0 0.00 0 0.00 4 0.40 0 8 8 0.80 26.0 2.6
September 7 27 67 2.48 24 186 .231 1 0.04 0 0.00 9 0.33 2 29 31 1.15 83.5 3.1