17 Gina Tuzzolo
17 Gina Tuzzolo
Height: 6-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Newport News, Va.
Position: OPP
m 20
k/s 2.65
h % .282
a/s 0.10
b/s 1.06
sa/s 0.01
d/s 0.38

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 27 La Salle W, 3-2
Sep 29 Duquesne W, 3-0
Oct 4 at Davidson W, 3-0
Oct 11 Rhode Island W, 3-0
Oct 13 Fordham W, 3-0
Oct 19 Davidson W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 20 6
Sets 72 20
Kills 191 53
Kills per set 2.65 2.65
Errors 59 15
Total Attacks 468 129
Hitting Percentage .282 .295
Assists 7 2
Assists per set 0.10 0.10
Service Aces 1 0
Service Errors 2 0
Service Aces per set 0.01 0.00
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 27 6
Digs per set 0.38 0.30
Block Solo 5 2
Block Assist 71 21
Block Total 76 23
Blocks per set 1.06 1.15
Block Errors 1 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 232.5 65.5
Points per set 3.2 3.3
Matches started 16 3
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 1 3 13 2 16 .688 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
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 W, 3-1 1 4 18 5 36 .361 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 19.0
Sep 21 vs. Radford W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 15 .200 0 0 0 0 1 1 8 0 9 0 10.0
Sep 21 vs. Colgate W, 3-2 1 5 13 3 29 .345 3 1 1 0 2 0 2 1 2 0 15.0
Sep 27 La Salle W, 3-2 1 5 9 7 35 .057 0 0 0 0 2 1 7 0 8 0 13.5
Sep 29 Duquesne W, 3-0 1 3 11 2 20 .450 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 4 0 13.0
Oct 4 at Davidson W, 3-0 1 3 8 1 17 .412 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Oct 11 Rhode Island W, 3-0 - 3 7 3 21 .190 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Oct 13 Fordham W, 3-0 - 3 9 1 19 .421 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Oct 19 Davidson W, 3-0 - 3 9 1 17 .471 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 5 0 12.0
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 20 72 191 2.65 59 468 .282 7 0.10 1 0.01 27 0.38 5 71 76 1.06 232.5 3.2
Total 110 373 823 2.21 321 2079 .241 98 0.26 67 0.18 175 0.47 18 321 339 0.91 1068.5 2.9
  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 20 72 191 2.65 59 468 .282 7 0.10 1 0.01 27 0.38 5 71 76 1.06 232.5 3.2
Conference 6 20 53 2.65 15 129 .295 2 0.10 0 0.00 6 0.30 2 21 23 1.15 65.5 3.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 37 93 2.51 32 248 .246 2 0.05 0 0.00 10 0.27 4 39 43 1.16 116.5 3.1
Away 6 21 65 3.10 17 131 .366 1 0.05 0 0.00 12 0.57 0 13 13 0.62 71.5 3.4
Neutral 4 14 33 2.36 10 89 .258 4 0.29 1 0.07 5 0.36 1 19 20 1.43 44.5 3.2
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Wins 15 53 145 2.74 38 338 .317 7 0.13 1 0.02 20 0.38 3 55 58 1.09 176.5 3.3
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 13 50 136 2.72 45 337 .270 5 0.10 1 0.02 20 0.40 4 53 57 1.14 167.5 3.4
October 4 12 33 2.75 6 74 .365 2 0.17 0 0.00 3 0.25 1 10 11 0.92 39.0 3.3