17 Gina Tuzzolo
17 Gina Tuzzolo
Height: 6-2
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Newport News, Va.
Position: OPP
m 28
k/s 2.38
h % .234
a/s 0.42
b/s 0.95
sa/s 0.26
d/s 0.79

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
Nov 2 at George Washington W, 3-0
Nov 3 at George Mason L, 3-0
Nov 7 High Point
Nov 10 Davidson W, 3-0
Nov 17 Saint Louis W, 3-0
Nov 18 Dayton L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 14
Sets 103 50
Kills 245 138
Kills per set 2.38 2.76
Errors 98 45
Total Attacks 628 312
Hitting Percentage .234 .298
Assists 43 17
Assists per set 0.42 0.34
Service Aces 27 10
Service Errors 49 26
Service Aces per set 0.26 0.20
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 81 36
Digs per set 0.79 0.72
Block Solo 3 0
Block Assist 95 51
Block Total 98 51
Blocks per set 0.95 1.02
Block Errors 4 3
Ball Handling Errors 2 1
Points 322.5 173.5
Points per set 3.1 3.5
Matches started 28 14
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 14 William & Mary   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 24 at N.C. State L, 3-2 1 5 7 5 28 .071 3 3 2 0 7 0 3 0 3 0 11.5
Aug 25 vs. Washington State L, 3-0 1 2 1 3 8 -.250 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2.0
Aug 27 Wichita State L, 3-2 1 5 4 3 20 .050 5 1 5 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Aug 31 at Seton Hall L, 3-2 1 5 8 2 25 .240 2 0 2 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Sep 1 vs. Oklahoma W, 3-1 1 4 8 9 29 -.034 3 2 1 0 1 1 3 0 4 0 12.5
Sep 1 vs. #14 Pittsburgh L, 3-0 1 2 3 3 10 .000 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 4 Georgetown W, 3-1 1 4 13 1 25 .480 2 2 2 0 6 0 4 1 4 0 17.0
Sep 7 at Florida St. L, 3-0 1 3 6 2 14 .286 0 3 1 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 10.5
Sep 8 at Florida A&M W, 3-1 1 4 9 4 23 .217 1 0 2 0 4 2 7 0 9 0 14.5
Sep 8 vs. Southern Miss. W, 3-0 1 3 10 4 19 .316 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 10.5
Sep 11 at Virginia Tech L, 3-0 1 3 10 6 24 .167 3 1 0 0 1 0 5 0 5 0 13.5
Sep 14 Virginia   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Toledo   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 South Carolina   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 James Madison W, 3-2 1 5 9 5 36 .111 1 0 4 0 7 0 3 0 3 1 10.5
Sep 21 La Salle W, 3-1 1 4 15 6 34 .265 1 0 6 0 5 0 3 0 3 0 16.5
Sep 23 Duquesne W, 3-1 1 4 11 2 24 .375 2 1 3 0 2 0 3 1 3 0 13.5
Sep 28 at Saint Louis W, 3-0 1 3 5 1 14 .286 1 3 2 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Sep 30 at Dayton W, 3-1 1 4 11 3 21 .381 1 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Oct 6 at Davidson W, 3-0 1 3 8 4 17 .235 5 0 2 0 1 0 4 1 4 0 10.0
Oct 12 George Mason W, 3-0 1 3 6 2 20 .200 1 1 4 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Oct 14 George Washington W, 3-1 1 4 10 2 23 .348 0 2 2 0 4 0 5 0 5 0 14.5
Oct 19 at Rhode Island W, 3-1 1 4 8 5 26 .115 1 2 2 0 1 0 9 0 9 0 14.5
Oct 21 at Fordham W, 3-0 1 3 11 4 22 .318 0 0 1 0 3 0 4 0 4 0 13.0
Oct 26 Dayton W, 3-2 1 5 7 6 22 .045 0 1 0 0 2 0 3 1 3 0 9.5
Oct 28 Saint Louis W, 3-1 1 4 11 2 24 .375 2 0 1 0 4 0 7 0 7 0 14.5
Nov 2 at George Washington W, 3-0 1 3 10 2 18 .444 2 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Nov 3 at George Mason L, 3-0 1 3 8 4 22 .182 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Nov 7 High Point   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Davidson W, 3-0 1 3 17 2 25 .600 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 3 1 18.5
Nov 17 Saint Louis W, 3-0 1 3 8 1 22 .318 1 1 1 0 5 0 6 0 6 0 12.0
Nov 18 Dayton L, 3-2 1 5 11 5 33 .182 4 4 1 0 6 0 4 0 4 0 17.0
  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 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 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
Conference 14 50 138 2.76 45 312 .298 17 0.34 10 0.20 36 0.72 0 51 51 1.02 173.5 3.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 49 122 2.49 37 308 .276 19 0.39 13 0.27 47 0.96 0 46 46 0.94 158.0 3.2
Away 12 43 101 2.35 42 254 .232 20 0.47 12 0.28 31 0.72 2 43 45 1.05 136.5 3.2
Neutral 4 11 22 2.00 19 66 .045 4 0.36 2 0.18 3 0.27 1 6 7 0.64 28.0 2.5
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Wins 19 70 187 2.67 65 444 .275 25 0.36 15 0.21 60 0.86 3 73 76 1.09 241.5 3.5
Losses 9 33 58 1.76 33 184 .136 18 0.55 12 0.36 21 0.64 0 22 22 0.67 81.0 2.5
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August 4 17 20 1.18 13 81 .086 10 0.59 4 0.24 12 0.71 0 8 8 0.47 28.0 1.6
September 12 43 110 2.56 46 273 .234 16 0.37 12 0.28 34 0.79 3 37 40 0.93 143.5 3.3
October 7 26 61 2.35 25 154 .234 9 0.35 6 0.23 17 0.65 0 35 35 1.35 84.5 3.3
November 5 17 54 3.18 14 120 .333 8 0.47 5 0.29 18 1.06 0 15 15 0.88 66.5 3.9