5 Julia Fusco
5 - Julia Fusco
Height: 5-5
Year: Junior
Hometown: Beverly, Mass.
High School: Bishop Fenwick
Position: Libero
Major: Exercise Science/Doctorate in Physical Therapy
m 28
k/s 0.03
h % .000
a/s 0.13
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.44
d/s 1.92

Junior defensive specialist Julia Fusco2019 Season: Saw action in 102 sets over 28 matches ... Fired 45 aces to rank fourth on the team and her 0.44 aces per set placed her 19th among Great Northeast Athletic Conference leaders ... Averaged 1.92 digs per set to sit fourth for the Sharks ... Scooped up double-digit digs on eight occasions, including back-to-back matches with a season-high of 16 vs. State University of New York Morrisville and Geneva College on August 30 ... Averaged 2.73 digs per set in 26 sets over the first six matches to open the season ... Served for at least one ace in seven straight matches, including a career-high of eight in four sets at Gordon College on September 12 for the 17th-highest four-set total in the nation Recorded 15 multiple-ace efforts, including in four consecutive matches to close out the season, racking up nine in 14 sets from November 2-7 ... Registered a .911 serve reception success rate for the second-best mark on the squad ... Turned in 14 outings, where she did not commit a serve reception error and handled 57 straight serves without a miscue over 21 sets from September 5-21.

2018 Season: Named to the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Academic All-Conference Team ... One of four players to play in all 107 sets over 29 matches and ranked eighth among Great Northeast Athletic Conference leaders ... Ranked seventh in the GNAC with 399 digs for a 3.73 clip per set ... Posted 21 matches with double-digit digs, including four outings with 20 or more ... Picked up a career-high 26 digs in five sets vs. Gordon College on September 12 ... Averaged 5.21 digs in a four-match stretch from October 6-11 ... Received 13 serves without a miscue and scooped up 16 digs vs. Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts on October 20 ... Placed fifth on the squad with 29 service aces ... Fired multiple aces 10 times, including three to go with 17 digs in four sets vs. Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham on August 31.

2017 Season: One of three players to see time in all 105 sets over 31 matches and the only newcomer on the team to do so ... Made her collegiate debut with three aces and 16 digs vs. Rochester Institute of Technology in the Colonial Classic on September 1 ... Named Great Northeast Athletic Conference Libero of the Week twice for the weeks of October 2-8 and October 9-15 to become the first player in school history to earn the award multiple times during a season ... Ranked ninth among Great Northeast Athletic Conference players with 3.48 digs per set to total 365 ... Ranked fifth on the team with 37 service aces for a rate of 0.35 per set ... Registered double-digit digs on 20 occasions, including four outings with 20 or more and a season-high of 23 in five sets at Gordon College on September 12 ... Enjoyed two separate streaks of 10 or more digs in five straight matches and racked up 83 digs in 16 sets from October 7-18 to average 5.19 per set ... Fired multiple aces in 10 contests and served up a season-high of four in three sets at University of Saint Joseph (Conn.) on October 28.

High School/Personal: Three-year letterwinner in volleyball and softball and played two years on the junior varsity basketball team for Bishop Fenwick High School ... Named to the Massachusetts Volleyball Coaches Association Division II All-State Volleyball Team following her junior campaign for the Crusaders ... Tabbed to the Catholic Central League Volleyball All-Star team as a junior and senior for BFHS ... Selected a Salem News Volleyball All-Star as a junior and was named Honorable Mention following her senior and sophomore seasons for Bishop Fenwick ... Competed at the Bay State Games for the Northeast Volleyball squad as a junior ... Named the Crusaders' Defensive Volleyball Most Valuable Player in each of her final three seasons ... Helped BFHS win the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association Division II North Volleyball Championship in her senior campaign and was a part of the Crusaders' Catholic Central League Volleyball crown in her junior and senior years ... Selected a CCL Softball All-Star for Bishop Fenwick as a junior and tapped for the Salem News Softball All-Star squad ... Named to the BFHS Agganis All-Star softball team following her senior year ... Chosen a Captain for both the Bishop Fenwick High School volleyball and softball teams as a senior and was named the JV basketball team's Captain as a sophomore ... Tabbed a National Honor Society Scholar as a sophomore, junior and senior and was named to the Principal's List in every grading period at BFHS ... Recipient of the University of Rochester George Eastman Young Leaders Award and the Religion 3 High Achievement Award at Bishop Fenwick ... Earned the the English 2 High Achievement Award as a sophomore and earned Honor Roll Scholar accolades for four years at BFHS ... Member of the Mathematics Team and was a Bishop Fenwick Student Ambassador ... Volunteered for Good Friday Walk, Inc. as a Student Representative, at Beverly Farms Library with the Children's Summer Programs, for the Feed the Hungry Program and with Best Buddies at BFHS ... Born December 6, 1998 ... Daughter of Sheila and Anthony Fusco ... Majoring in Exercise Science and is in the Doctorate in Physical Therapy program at Simmons and would like to pursue a career as a Physical Therapist ... Earned Dean's List honors following the fall semester as a sophomore ... Enjoys arts and crafts, golf, water sports, knitting, quilting, going to the beach and spending time with family and friends. 

Recent Games
Oct 26 Westfield St. W, 3-2
Oct 26 at MIT L, 3-0
Nov 2 at Suffolk W, 3-0
Nov 2 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 3-0
Nov 5 #7 Seed Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 3-0
Nov 7 #3 Seed Rivier L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 12
Sets 102 39
Kills 3 1
Kills per set 0.03 0.03
Errors 3 2
Total Attacks 8 4
Hitting Percentage .000 -.250
Assists 13 4
Assists per set 0.13 0.10
Service Aces 45 16
Service Errors 33 15
Service Aces per set 0.44 0.41
Reception Errors 26 7
Digs 196 64
Digs per set 1.92 1.64
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 48.0 17.0
Points per set 0.5 0.4
Matches started 17 10
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 30 at Morrisville St. L, 3-2 - 5 1 0 1 1.000 0 0 0 2 16 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Aug 30 vs. Geneva L, 3-2 - 5 0 1 2 -.500 0 0 0 3 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 31 vs. SUNY Poly W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 3 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Aug 31 vs. Cedar Crest W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 5 Wentworth L, 3-2 - 5 1 0 1 1.000 1 2 0 4 10 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 11 Mass.-Boston W, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 0 1 4 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 12 at Gordon W, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 0 8 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 14 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 2 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 14 vs. Southern Me. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 2 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 19 #21 Babson L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 3 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 21 Lasell W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 21 Regis (Mass.) W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 1 1.000 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 28 at Colby-Sawyer W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 5 2 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Oct 2 at #15 Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 1 -1.000 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 5 at St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 3-1 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 9 Rivier W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 2 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 10 at Wheaton (Mass.) L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 1 2 3 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 12 at Norwich W, 3-2 1 5 0 0 0 - 1 2 1 4 11 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 12 vs. Albertus Magnus W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 16 Anna Maria W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 17 at Emerson L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 19 Emmanuel (Mass.) W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 1 2 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 26 Westfield St. W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 2 3 1 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 26 at MIT L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 2 at Suffolk W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 1 .000 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 2 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 3-0 1 3 0 1 1 -1.000 0 2 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 5 #7 Seed Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 3 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Nov 7 #3 Seed Rivier L, 3-2 1 5 0 0 0 - 2 2 2 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
  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
2017-18 31 105 4 0.04 5 14 -.071 48 0.46 37 0.35 365 3.48 0 0 0 0.00 41.0 0.4
2018-19 29 107 3 0.03 0 15 .200 90 0.84 29 0.27 399 3.73 0 0 0 0.00 32.0 0.3
2019-20 28 102 3 0.03 3 8 .000 13 0.13 45 0.44 196 1.92 0 0 0 0.00 48.0 0.5
Total 88 314 10 0.03 8 37 .054 151 0.48 111 0.35 960 3.06 0 0 0 0.00 121.0 0.4
  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 28 102 3 0.03 3 8 .000 13 0.13 45 0.44 196 1.92 0 0 0 0.00 48.0 0.5
Conference 12 39 1 0.03 2 4 -.250 4 0.10 16 0.41 64 1.64 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 40 2 0.05 0 2 1.000 7 0.17 15 0.38 72 1.80 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.4
Away 11 41 1 0.02 1 3 .000 5 0.12 22 0.54 64 1.56 0 0 0 0.00 23.0 0.6
Neutral 6 21 0 0.00 2 3 -.667 1 0.05 8 0.38 60 2.86 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.4
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Wins 19 66 1 0.02 1 3 .000 8 0.12 39 0.59 129 1.95 0 0 0 0.00 40.0 0.6
Losses 9 36 2 0.06 2 5 .000 5 0.14 6 0.17 67 1.86 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.2
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August 4 17 1 0.06 1 3 .000 1 0.06 4 0.24 53 3.12 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.3
September 9 33 2 0.06 0 2 1.000 3 0.09 20 0.61 67 2.03 0 0 0 0.00 22.0 0.7
October 11 38 0 0.00 1 1 -1.000 7 0.18 12 0.32 54 1.42 0 0 0 0.00 12.0 0.3
November 4 14 0 0.00 1 2 -.500 2 0.14 9 0.64 22 1.57 0 0 0 0.00 9.0 0.6