The George Washington University: Women's Volleyball

Chidima Osuchukwu
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Chidima  Osuchukwu

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Virginia Beach, VA

High School:
Floyd E. Kellam

Height:
6-0

Position:
Middle Blocker

Major:
Organizational Sciences



11/19/2015

GW Volleyball's Clark Named A-10 Co-Rookie of the Year

Osuchukwu and Doyle Also Earn All-Conference Honors

11/17/2015

GW Volleyball's Osuchukwu Earns A-10 Record Sixth Player of Week Award

Junior Hits .439 in to Lead Colonials to Pair of Wins

10/20/2015

GW Volleyball's Osuchukwu Wins Fifth A-10 Player of Week Award

Junior Earns Honor for Program-Record Fifth Time This Season

09/21/2015

GW Volleyball's Osuchukwu Earns Fourth A-10 Player of Week Award

Junior is First Player in Program History to Earn Four Consecutive Player of Week Awards

09/14/2015

GW Volleyball's Osuchukwu Tabbed as A-10 Co-Player of the Week

Junior Secures Third Consecutive Honor to Open Season

09/29/2013

GW Volleyball vs. Towson 9/29/13

George Washington vs. Towson 9/29/13

Honors: 2014 AVCA All-America Honorable Mention ... AVCA All-East Region (2014, 2015) ... 2014 ECAC All-Star Second Team ... Atlantic 10 All-Conference First Team (2014, 2015) ... Atlantic 10 All-Championship Team (2015, 2014, 2013) ... 2013 Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team ... 2013 Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team.

2015 as a junior: Atlantic 10 First Team All-Conference and AVCA All-East Region selection for second consecutive season ... Atlantic 10 record six-time Player of the Week ... Atlantic 10 leader and ranked ninth nationally in both total blocks (168) and blocks per set (1.51) ... led team and ranked fourth in conference with 416 total kills ... also ranked third in A-10 in kills per set (3.75), points (521.5) and points per set (4.70) ... double-digit kills in 25 of 29 matches, including 20+ kills in four matches ... three double-doubles ... double-digit blocks in three matches ... posted career high of five solo blocks against Dayton in A-10 Championship Semifinals (Nov. 21) ... 35 solo blocks is seventh-highest total in a single season in program history .. 125 block assists is ninth-highest total in a single season in program history ... 13 block assists at Dayton (Nov. 6) was a single-match program record for a five set match ... named to All-Championship Team at Atlantic 10 Championship after totaling 29 kills on .396 attack percentage with 14 total blocks (six solo, eight assists) across two matches ... finished with one attack error or less in four matches ... had 12 errorless kills (.571) and five block assists against Lehigh (Sept. 18) ... named to All-Tournament team at GW Invitational (MVP), Kristen Dickmann Invitational (MVP) and Panther Invitational.

2014 as a sophomore: AVCA All-East Region and Atlantic 10 All-Conference First Team selection ... concluded season as the Atlantic 10 leader in blocks (1.47/set), which ranked ninth overall in NCAA Division I ... also paced the Atlantic 10 and ranked 18th in the nation with 162 total blocks ... led GW with 411 kills and ranked third in the A-10 with an average of 3.74 kills/set ... swung .357 on the season, which ranked fifth overall in the conference ... four-time A-10 Player of the Week, the third player in program history to earn the award four times in a single season ... A-10 Defensive Player of the Week on September 2 ... double-digit kills in 24 of 30 matches ... posted career-high 30 kills vs. Dayton (10/11), the most by an A-10 player in a single match in 2014 ... posted double-double of 21 kills and 12 blocks (two solo, 10 assists) at Duquesne (10/26) ... 35 solo blocks, the sixth most in program history in a single season ... at least 5.0 blocks in 19 of 30 matches ... seven service aces ... named to All-Tournament Teams at George Washington Invitational (MVP), Colonials Challenge and Crossroads of America Classic ... named to All-Championship Team at Atlantic 10 Championship after totaling 27 kills and 13 blocks (three solo, 10 assists) across two matches ... finished with one attack error or less in seven matches.

2013 as a freshman: Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team and Second Team All-Conference selection in debut season ... led team, finished second in Atlantic 10 and 48th in Division I with .365 attack percentage ... single-season attack percentage of .365 ranks fourth all-time in program history ... led A-10 with 33 solo blocks, which ranks seventh all-time in single-season program history ... two-time Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week selection ... finished second on team with 260 kills in 110 sets (2.36/set) ... led team with 111 total blocks (33 solo, 78 assists) ... hit .765 (14k-1e-17a) vs. George Mason, setting new four-set, single-match program record ... double-digit kills in 11 matches ... posted 15 kills in Atlantic 10 Championship quarterfinal victory over Rhode Island (11/22) and named to All-Championship team ... averaged 1.01 blocks per set ... posted 6.0 blocks or more in seven matches ... finished with one attack error or less in 12 matches ...

High School/Club: 2012 All-Beach District First Team selection at Floyd E. Kellam High School under head coach Charlie Olson ... helped team to three consecutive Virginia High School state championships, including a 25-kill performance to clinch the three-peat ... First Team All-District, All-Region, All-Tidewater and All-State selection as a senior ... member of National Honor Society ... graduated in top 5%.

Personal: Born Chidima Maryanne Osuchukwu on 8/1/95 in Livingston, NJ ... daughter of Marcel and Chinyere Osuchukwu ... has younger sisters, Chika and Ekene ... intended major is Biology ... aspires to attend medical school.

CAREER HIGHS
Kills 30 vs. Dayton (10/11/14)
Attempts 57 vs. Dayton (10/11/14)
Hitting Pct. .765 (14-1-17) vs. George Mason (10/20/13)
Assists 2 (five times) Last vs. Lehigh (9/18/15)
Service Aces 3 vs. Hampton (9/6/14)
Block Solos 5 vs. Dayton (11/21/15)
Block Assists 10 (two times) Last at Duquesne (10/26/14)
Digs 4 (two times) Last at Duquesne (10/26/14)
Points 33.0 vs. Dayton (10/11/14)

CAREER STATISTICS
Year Sets Kills E Att. Pct. Asst. Aces Blocks-Solo Blocks-Assisted Digs Pts.
2013 110 260 66 532 .365 9 0 33 78 24 332.0
2014 110 411 107 852 .357 11 7 35 127 44 516.5
2015 111 416 139 861 .32 5 0 43 125 32 521.5
TOTAL 331 1,087 312 2,245 .345 25 7 111 330 100 1,370.0
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