21 Christina Cornelius
21 - Christina Cornelius
Height: 6-2
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
High School: Windward High School
Position: Middle Blocker

Harvard record holder for single-season block assists (112)
Ranks second in program history in single-season total blocks (133)
Has earned two Ivy League weekly awards (2 ROW)

Career Highs
Kills: 17 vs. Boston College, Sept. 19, 2015
Attacks: 41 vs. Boston College, Sept. 19, 2015
Attack pct: .556 vs. Connecticut, Sept. 18, 2015
Assists: 1, six times 
Serve aces: 2, twice
Digs: 7, twice
Blocks: 9, three times 
Block solo: 3, twice
Block assist:
 9 vs. Brown, Oct. 9, 2015 

2015 (Freshman)
Tabbed AVCA All-East Region honorable mention ... Named Ivy League Rookie of the Year and to the All-Ivy League first team ... Also received ECAC Rookie of the Year honors ... Finished the season ranked sixth in the NCAA in blocks per set (1.55) ... Totaled four kills, two digs and four blocks against Air Force (Sept. 11) … Notched seven kills, three digs and nine blocks against Cal (Sept.  11) … Recorded six kills, six digs and seven blocks against Army (Sept. 11) … Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week and averaged 2.78 kills, 1.33 blocks and 1.00 digs at the New England Challenge All-Tournament  … Registered a .556 hitting percentage with 13 kills, five digs and two blocks against New Hampshire (Sept. 15) … Contributed 11 kills, four digs and seven blocks against UConn (Sept. 18) … Totaled nine kills, three digs and nine blocks against Northeastern (Sept. 19) … Posted 17 kills, six digs and six blocks against Boston College (Sept. 19) … Notched 13 kills and seven blocks against Dartmouth (Sept. 25) ... Recorded five kills, five digs and five blocks against Princeton (Oct. 2) ... Totaled eight kills, six digs and seven blocks against Penn (Oct. 3) ... Contributed nine kills and nine blocks agains Brown (Oct. 9) ... Registered three kills, five digs and two blocks at Dartmouth (Oct. 23) ... Notched six kills and eight blocks with a .357 hitting percentage at Penn (Oct. 30) ... Hit .412 with nine kills and eight blocks at Princeton (Oct. 31) ... Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week and averaged 2.33 kills, 1.67 digs, 1.50 blocks and a .583 hitting percentage against Columbia and Cornell ... Contributed seven kills, seven digs, five blocks and a .778 hitting percentage against Cornell (Nov. 6) ... Recorded seven kills, three digs and four blocks against Columbia (Nov. 7) ... Posted seven kills, a .375 hitting percentage, six blocks and seven digs at Yale (Nov. 13) ... Turned in six kills and seven blocks at Brown (Nov. 14) ... Registered eight kills and four blocks in the NCAA tournament first-round at Nebraska. (Dec. 4). 

Before Harvard
Earned four varsity letters at Windward High School and captained her team for one year … Also played for Santa Monica Beach Volleyball Club for two years and Mizuno Long Beach Volleyball Club for five years … Was named among the top 150 recruits by PrepVolleyball.com … Led Mizuno Long Beach to a fifth-place finish in the 2015 GJNC Open Division in New Orleans ... Also assisted the Mizuno Long Beach Club team at the Los Angeles Qualifier, securing a seventh-place slot in the open division in 2014 and 2015 … Named to the all-tournament team at the 2014 Girls Junior National Championships … Led the Mizuno Long Beach Club team to a second-place finish at the SCVA Qualifier in 2014 … The Mizuno Long Beach Club team held a third-place finish at the ShowMe Qualifier in 2014 … Helped her Windward High School team secure a second-place finish at the Far Western National Qualifier in 2013 … Earned a silver medal in 2011 at the Girls Junior National Championships, a bronze in 2012, and finished ninth in 2013 on the Mizuno Long Beach Club … Was named to the California Interscholastic Federation first team in 2013 and 2014, and named to the second team in 2011 … Member of the 2014 Under Armor Watch List … Selected as Middle of the Year on the 2014 All-Southern California Team … Named MVP of the Gold Coast High School League in 2014, of the Alpha League in 2013, and of the North Tournament in 2013 … Named Best Offensive Player at Windward High School in 2013 … A part of the AVCA Phenom List in 2012 and 2013 … High Honorable Mention on the Soph 79 List … Named Player of the Year on the SCVA Girls 15’s and 16’s in 2012 and 2013 … Secured a spot on the A1 and A2 team for the United States of America Volleyball (USAV) High Performance Indoor Team in 2011 and 2012 along with a spot on the USAV Holiday Camp selection … Inducted into the Service Honor Society in 2015… National medalist in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for Visual Arts … Earned Dean's List honors as a senior in 2015 ... Three years on the Windward High School Honor Roll. 

Recent Games
Nov 7 Columbia W, 3-0
Nov 13 at Yale L, 3-1
Nov 14 at Brown W, 3-1
Nov 20 Princeton W, 3-1
Nov 29 NCAA Tournament Selection Show
Dec 4 at Nebraska L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 23 11
Sets 86 38
Kills 178 80
Kills per set 2.07 2.11
Errors 45 14
Total Attacks 398 170
Hitting Percentage .334 .388
Assists 6 2
Assists per set 0.07 0.05
Service Aces 12 7
Service Errors 12 2
Service Aces per set 0.14 0.18
Reception Errors 1 0
Digs 85 47
Digs per set 0.99 1.24
Block Solo 21 9
Block Assist 112 58
Block Total 133 67
Blocks per set 1.55 1.76
Block Errors 15 7
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 267.0 125.0
Points per set 3.1 3.3
Matches started 23 11
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 4 Rutgers W, 3-0 1 3 3 1 10 .200 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 5.5
Sep 5 Illinois St. L, 3-0 1 3 6 1 14 .357 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 7.5
Sep 5 Long Beach St. L, 3-0 1 3 5 1 14 .286 1 0 1 0 2 0 5 1 5 1 7.5
Sep 11 vs. California L, 3-2 1 5 7 4 17 .176 1 2 2 0 3 3 6 0 9 0 15.0
Sep 11 vs. Air Force L, 3-0 1 3 4 3 10 .100 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 4 0 6.5
Sep 12 vs. Army L, 3-2 1 5 6 4 21 .095 0 0 1 1 6 1 6 0 7 0 10.0
Sep 15 New Hampshire W, 3-2 1 5 13 1 24 .500 0 0 2 0 5 0 2 2 2 0 14.0
Sep 18 Connecticut W, 3-1 1 4 11 1 18 .556 0 0 3 0 4 3 4 1 7 0 16.0
Sep 19 Northeastern W, 3-1 1 4 9 2 20 .350 0 1 0 0 3 2 7 1 9 0 15.5
Sep 19 Boston College L, 3-2 1 5 17 6 41 .268 1 0 0 0 6 0 6 1 6 0 20.0
Sep 25 Dartmouth L, 3-2 1 5 13 1 22 .545 0 1 0 0 2 1 6 3 7 0 18.0
Oct 2 Princeton W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 13 .231 0 1 0 0 5 1 4 0 5 0 9.0
Oct 3 Penn W, 3-0 1 3 8 0 15 .533 0 0 0 0 6 2 5 0 7 0 12.5
Oct 9 Brown W, 3-2 1 4 9 2 16 .438 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 0 9 0 13.5
Oct 10 Yale W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at Columbia L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Cornell W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 at Dartmouth W, 3-0 1 3 3 1 9 .222 1 1 0 0 5 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Oct 30 at Penn W, 3-0 1 3 6 1 14 .357 0 2 0 0 5 0 8 0 8 0 12.0
Oct 31 at Princeton L, 3-0 1 3 9 2 17 .412 0 1 2 0 4 2 6 0 8 0 15.0
Nov 6 Cornell W, 3-0 1 3 7 0 9 .778 1 1 0 0 7 1 4 2 5 0 11.0
Nov 7 Columbia W, 3-0 1 3 7 0 15 .467 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 0 4 0 9.0
Nov 13 at Yale L, 3-1 1 4 7 1 16 .375 0 0 0 0 7 1 5 0 6 0 10.5
Nov 14 at Brown W, 3-1 1 4 6 4 24 .083 0 0 0 0 2 1 5 2 6 0 9.5
Nov 20 Princeton W, 3-1 1 4 9 1 16 .500 0 1 1 0 0 2 5 1 7 0 14.5
Nov 29 NCAA Tournament Selection Show   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 at Nebraska L, 3-1 1 4 8 6 23 .087 0 0 0 0 5 0 4 0 4 0 10.0
  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
2015-16 23 86 178 2.07 45 398 .334 6 0.07 12 0.14 85 0.99 21 112 133 1.55 267.0 3.1
2016-17 23 88 195 2.22 88 546 .196 13 0.15 7 0.08 116 1.32 13 71 84 0.95 250.5 2.8
2017-18 23 91 242 2.66 80 561 .289 19 0.21 17 0.19 183 2.01 17 70 87 0.96 311.0 3.4
2018-19 23 90 243 2.70 85 592 .267 19 0.21 11 0.12 181 2.01 24 81 105 1.17 318.5 3.5
Total 92 355 858 2.42 298 2097 .267 57 0.16 47 0.13 565 1.59 75 334 409 1.15 1147.0 3.2
  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 23 86 178 2.07 45 398 .334 6 0.07 12 0.14 85 0.99 21 112 133 1.55 267.0 3.1
Conference 11 38 80 2.11 14 170 .388 2 0.05 7 0.18 47 1.24 9 58 67 1.76 125.0 3.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 52 122 2.35 19 247 .417 4 0.08 6 0.12 46 0.88 12 67 79 1.52 173.5 3.3
Away 6 21 39 1.86 15 103 .233 1 0.05 4 0.19 28 1.33 4 30 34 1.62 62.0 3.0
Neutral 3 13 17 1.31 11 48 .125 1 0.08 2 0.15 11 0.85 5 15 20 1.54 31.5 2.4
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Wins 13 46 96 2.09 16 203 .394 3 0.07 8 0.17 46 1.00 12 62 74 1.61 147.0 3.2
Losses 10 40 82 2.05 29 195 .272 3 0.07 4 0.10 39 0.97 9 50 59 1.48 120.0 3.0
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September 11 45 94 2.09 25 211 .327 4 0.09 5 0.11 35 0.78 11 51 62 1.38 135.5 3.0
October 6 19 40 2.11 8 84 .381 1 0.05 5 0.26 26 1.37 5 34 39 2.05 67.0 3.5
November 5 18 36 2.00 6 80 .375 1 0.06 2 0.11 19 1.06 5 23 28 1.56 54.5 3.0
December 1 4 8 2.00 6 23 .087 0 0.00 0 0.00 5 1.25 0 4 4 1.00 10.0 2.5