Tina Bruni - Soccer - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#26 Tina Bruni

Forward

Class Junior
Hometown Palos Verdes Estates, Calif.
High School Chadwick

HONORS:
2021 SEC Honor Roll

As a Sophomore (2021):

  • Appeared in 17 contests for the black and gold, starting one
  • Made first collegiate start in home opener against Tennessee Tech (8/19/21)
  • Scored first collegiate goal in 5-0 win over Missouri (10/1/21)
  • Tallied two assists on the season for four points total
  • Played 405 minutes

As a Freshman (2020): 

  • Appeared in two games throughout the campaign

High School:

  • Second place in southwest ECNL (2018-19)
  • First team CIF Prep League (2016-17 and 18-19)
  • ECNL PDP selection southwest region (2018-19)
  • Leading goal scorer for Chadwick (2016-17 and 17-18)
  • Leading assists for Chadwick (2017-18)
  • Team MVP award (2018)
  • Team Most Valuable Freshman (2017)
  • Club team captain (2018-20)
  • High school captain (2019-20)

Personal:

  • Born April 26, 2002 in Torrance, Calif.
  • Parents: Harry and Sylvia Bruni
  • Club Team: Strikers FC ECNL
  • Club Coach: Terri Patraw
  • Chose Vanderbilt because “I was attracted to Vanderbilt because of the unique combination of top-level athletics, elite academics and an urban campus, but I chose Vanderbilt because of the extremely kind-hearted and genuine coaches, players and students I met there.”