#1 Christina Theofilos
Extraordinary competitor with a priceless court personality for the Irish … expects to win every point … very fundamental as a setter, passer and defensive player … great feet and speed … solid from behind the serving stripe.
AS A FRESHMAN: Came off the bench primarily in serving situations … played in 24 sets across 11 matches … had an ace with two digs in her first career match versus Michigan (Sept. 6) … returned to her home state and aced Miami (Sept. 19) twice while scooping five shots to help ensure the Irish victory in five sets … recorded an ace in each of her next two matches … one ace and one dig against Cincinnati (Oct. 10) … three digs at West Virginia (Oct. 18) … three assist and five digs at DePaul (Oct. 23) … had a pair of assists in a home win over Rutgers (Nov. 1) … totaled six assists, five aces and 18 digs.
THE THEOFILOS FILE: Four-year starter and two-time team captain at Berkeley Prep (Fla.) … twice earned prep team[apos]s MVP award … named a PrepVolleyball.com Honorable Mention All-American as a senior … selected as a PrepVolleyball.com Senior Ace … member of Berkeley Premier all-tournament team … played her way to the Gator Town Classic MVP award … Tampa Bay Invitational all-tournament team … selected to play in the Florida All-Star match … first team all-state … chosen for the Rose Diaz Award, which is given annually by the Hillsborough County Volleyball Officials Association to the senior volleyball player who best exemplifies leadership and sportsmanship … racked first team all-Hillsborough County honors while claiming a similar award from the Tampa Tribune and St. Pete Times … Florida[apos]s 3A Player of the Year runner-up … team finished second in the 3A finals and ranked 25th in ESPN[apos]s Fab 50 … led team in assists (517), digs (379), received serves (464) and aces (47) … as a junior, started at libero for Berkeley while leading the team to a 3A runner-up finish … second team all-state … first team all-Suncoast … first team all-Hillsborough County, Tampa Tribune and St. Pete Times … led the entire state of Florida in digs (593) … copped PrepVolleyball.com[apos]s ‘Gym Dandy’ honor … guided Berkeley to a 3A runner-up finish while being named a second team all-state performer as a sophomore … first team all-Hillsborough County, Tampa Tribune and St. Pete Times … first team all-Suncoast … PrepVolleyball.com Defensive Dandy and Soph 79 … member of Gator Town Classic and Tampa Bay Invitational all-tournament teams … second team all-state … as a freshman, her prep team was the 3A state runner-up … all-state honorable mention … PrepVolleyball.com Frosh 59 and Defensive Dandy … played on the club circuit with Tampa Bay Juniors VBC from 2002-08 … that team placed fifth at the 14-under Junior Olympics in 2005 and 13th in both 2007 and 2008 … her Orlando Volleyball Academy squad qualified for the 18-open national event in 2009 after finishing second at the Atlanta Big South Tournament … recipient of Berkeley[apos]s English Book Award, given to the senior with the highest grade-point average in English … daughter of Liz and John Theofilos … has three siblings: Katherine, Stephanie and Speros … born Sept. 19, 1990, in Tampa, Fla. … enjoys boating and sand volleyball … enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business.
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