4 Kirsten Nickles
4 Kirsten Nickles
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: Loudonville, Ohio
High School: Loudonville
Position: OH
Pronunciation: Columbus VB Academy
m 29
k/s 0.94
h % .135
a/s 0.10
b/s 0.23
sa/s 0.07
d/s 0.91

2014: Earned Academic All-OAC... appeared in 29 matches... tallied career highs with 66 kills and a .135 hitting percentage … recorded 7 assists, 64 digs and 16 blocks... registered a season-best 11 digs against Muskingum on Oct. 7...  totaled a season-high 8 kills in a 3-0 win over Earlham (Ind.) on Sept. 12

2013: Appeared in 23 matches … tallied 39 kills and a .119 hitting percentage … recorded five assists and 10 digs … contributed with six blocks … totaled a season-high eight kills in Capital’s four-set loss against Rose-Hulman (Ind.) on Aug. 31 … registered a season-best two blocks along with four kills in the Crusaders’ three-set victory over Muskingum on Oct. 29

High School: Nickles was a first team All-Mid-Buckeye Conference, second team all-area and second team all-district selection in volleyball at Loudonville High School ... played for coach Kristen Hudson

Personal: Majoring in biology … parents are Sherry and Doug Nickles … career ambition is to work in veterinary medicine … hobbies include volleyball and showing horses


Recent Games
Oct 21 Marietta W, 3-2
Oct 25 John Carroll L, 3-2
Oct 28 at Heidelberg L, 3-1
Nov 1 at Baldwin Wallace W, 3-2
Nov 4 at Otterbein W, 3-0
Nov 6 at John Carroll L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 29 9
Sets 70 20
Kills 66 16
Kills per set 0.94 0.80
Errors 36 7
Total Attacks 223 39
Hitting Percentage .135 .231
Assists 7 2
Assists per set 0.10 0.10
Service Aces 5 2
Service Errors 4 3
Service Aces per set 0.07 0.10
Reception Errors 12 0
Digs 64 36
Digs per set 0.91 1.80
Block Solo 1 0
Block Assist 15 2
Block Total 16 2
Blocks per set 0.23 0.10
Block Errors 5 1
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 79.5 19.0
Points per set 1.1 0.9
Matches started 5 1
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 29 Kenyon W, 3-1 1 4 7 6 30 .033 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Aug 29 Maryville (Tenn.) L, 3-0 - 2 2 2 7 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Aug 30 Alma (Mich.) L, 3-1 - 1 0 2 2 -1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 30 Buffalo St. (N.Y.) L, 3-2 - 1 1 1 4 .000 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 3 at Denison L, 3-1 - 4 2 0 3 .667 0 1 0 4 0 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Sep 5 vs. Westminster (Pa.) L, 3-1 - 2 0 0 4 .000 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 5 vs. Wooster W, 3-1 1 4 4 0 9 .444 1 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Sep 6 vs. Grove City L, 3-2 1 5 7 2 25 .200 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 3 0 0 7.0
Sep 6 at Case Western Reserve L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Ohio Christian W, 3-0 - 2 4 2 16 .125 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 12 vs. Lynchburg (Va.) W, 3-0 - 1 0 2 4 -.500 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 12 vs. Earlham (Ind.) W, 3-0 - 3 8 3 22 .227 0 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Sep 13 vs. Oglethorpe (Ga.) L, 3-1 - 1 0 0 0 - 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 13 vs. Centre W, 3-0 - 3 2 1 11 .091 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 16 Ohio Wesleyan W, 3-2 - 2 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 19 at Bluffton L, 3-1 1 4 4 2 15 .133 1 0 0 3 1 0 3 1 3 1 5.5
Sep 19 vs. Mt. St. Joseph L, 3-2 - 3 1 0 3 .333 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Sep 20 vs. Hanover (Ind.) L, 3-1 - 2 1 1 6 .000 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 2.0
Sep 20 vs. Transylvania (Ky.) L, 3-0 - 2 3 3 9 .000 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 26 Oberlin W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Otterbein L, 3-2 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 4 at Mount Union L, 3-0 - 2 1 0 1 1.000 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 4 vs. Hope L, 3-0 - 2 2 1 5 .200 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 7 Muskingum L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 4 .000 1 1 1 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 14 at Wilmington W, 3-0 1 2 4 1 10 .300 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Oct 18 at Ohio Northern L, 3-0 - 2 3 0 5 .600 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 21 Marietta W, 3-2 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 25 John Carroll L, 3-2 - 2 1 2 4 -.250 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Oct 28 at Heidelberg L, 3-1 - 3 7 3 12 .333 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 1 0 0 7.0
Nov 1 at Baldwin Wallace W, 3-2 - 3 0 1 3 -.333 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 4 at Otterbein W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 at John Carroll L, 3-0 - 2 2 1 8 .125 0 0 1 1 1 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
2013-14 23 50 39 0.78 22 143 .119 5 0.10 0 0.00 10 0.20 0 6 6 0.12 42.0 0.8
2014-15 29 70 66 0.94 36 223 .135 7 0.10 5 0.07 64 0.91 1 15 16 0.23 79.5 1.1
2015-16 29 99 126 1.27 83 508 .085 5 0.05 22 0.22 236 2.38 7 13 20 0.20 161.5 1.6
2016-17 27 88 157 1.78 103 483 .112 7 0.08 21 0.24 167 1.90 0 19 19 0.22 187.5 2.1
Total 108 307 388 1.26 244 1357 .106 24 0.08 48 0.16 477 1.55 8 53 61 0.20 470.5 1.5
  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 29 70 66 0.94 36 223 .135 7 0.10 5 0.07 64 0.91 1 15 16 0.23 79.5 1.1
Conference 9 20 16 0.80 7 39 .231 2 0.10 2 0.10 36 1.80 0 2 2 0.10 19.0 0.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 20 15 0.75 15 68 .000 1 0.05 2 0.10 16 0.80 0 3 3 0.15 18.5 0.9
Away 8 22 23 1.05 8 57 .263 2 0.09 2 0.09 26 1.18 0 6 6 0.27 28.0 1.3
Neutral 11 28 28 1.00 13 98 .153 4 0.14 1 0.04 22 0.79 1 6 7 0.25 33.0 1.2
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Wins 10 25 29 1.16 16 106 .123 1 0.04 0 0.00 27 1.08 0 6 6 0.24 32.0 1.3
Losses 19 45 37 0.82 20 117 .145 6 0.13 5 0.11 37 0.82 1 9 10 0.22 47.5 1.1
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August 4 8 10 1.25 11 43 -.023 0 0.00 1 0.13 3 0.38 0 2 2 0.25 12.0 1.5
September 15 40 36 0.90 16 128 .156 5 0.13 2 0.05 23 0.57 1 11 12 0.30 44.5 1.1
October 8 17 18 1.06 7 41 .268 2 0.12 2 0.12 28 1.65 0 2 2 0.12 21.0 1.2
November 2 5 2 0.40 2 11 .000 0 0.00 0 0.00 10 2.00 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.4