9 Nicole Schmitz
9 - Nicole Schmitz
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr
Hometown: St. Paul, MN
High School: Cretin-Derham
Position: S
Major: Exercise Science
Club Team: Minnesota One Volleyball
m 29
k/s 0.94
h % .198
a/s 6.24
b/s 0.40
sa/s 0.52
d/s 2.07

2018: Had a season high of 37 assists against Sage (9/27) ... Posted eight double-doubles against University of New England (22 assists, 12 digs on 9/1), WPI (16 assists, 10 digs on 9/8), Husson (21 assists, 12 dogs on 9/19), UMaine Presque Isle (21 assists, 10 digs on 9/22), Keene State (29 assists, 10 digs on 9/29), Baruch (18 assists, 10 digs on 10/13, Mount Holyoke (27 assists, 13 digs on 10/13), and Mt. St. Vincent (20 assists, 10 digs on 10/27) ... She has accumulated 2,323 assists in her career as well as 681 digs ... Named Captain along with Kylee Austin ... Played in 29 games starting all of them.

2017: Started all 30 matches ... Set single-season record for most assists (927) and assists per set (8.829) ... Established new three-set match record for assists (40) against UMaine Presque Isle (10/28/17) ... Had a double-double (35 assists, 10 digs) against Bates (9/12/17) ... Posted a double-double (33 asissts, 10 digs) against St. Joseph's (Conn.) (9/9/17) ... Ranked second in the Little East Conference in assists per set (8.83) ... Earned a spot on the Little East Conference Fall All-Academic Team ... Captain along with Jess Williamson ...

2016: Appeared in all 30 matches for the Huskies ... Finished second on the team in both assists (412) and service aces (45) ... Named to the 2016 Little East Conference Fall All-Academic Team

2015: Little East Conference Rookie of the Week (Oct. 26) ... Was second in assists (366) and fifth in digs (166) ... Recorded her first career double-double (20 assists, 13 digs) against St. Joseph's (9/17/15) ... Also had a double-double (10a, 11d) against Western Connecticut (10/24/15).

Academic Awards & Honors:  Named to the 2016 & 2018 Little East Conference Fall All-Academic Team ... 2015-2016 & 2017-2018 William B. Wise Scholar-Athlete.

Before USM: Three-time letterman at Cretin-Derham H.S. (St. Paul, Minn.) ... Honor roll student and member of the National Honor Society.

Recent Games
Oct 20 Western Conn. St. L, 3-1
Oct 20 Colby L, 3-0
Oct 23 at Suffolk W, 3-0
Oct 25 Rivier L, 3-1
Oct 27 at Eastern Conn. St. L, 3-0
Oct 27 vs. Mt. St. Vincent L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 29 8
Sets 99 27
Kills 93 24
Kills per set 0.94 0.89
Errors 32 10
Total Attacks 308 86
Hitting Percentage .198 .163
Assists 618 176
Assists per set 6.24 6.52
Service Aces 51 15
Service Errors 10 5
Service Aces per set 0.52 0.56
Reception Errors 12 4
Digs 205 47
Digs per set 2.07 1.74
Block Solo 2 0
Block Assist 38 13
Block Total 40 13
Blocks per set 0.40 0.48
Block Errors 4 0
Ball Handling Errors 10 4
Points 165.0 45.5
Points per set 1.7 1.7
Matches started 29 8
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 at Maine Maritime L, 3-0 1 3 2 1 9 .111 11 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 1 vs. U. of New England W, 3-0 1 3 2 0 4 .500 22 2 0 0 12 1 3 0 4 0 6.5
Sep 1 vs. Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 2 .000 17 3 0 0 9 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 5 Bowdoin L, 3-0 1 3 2 0 7 .286 15 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 8 at WPI L, 3-0 1 3 1 0 4 .250 16 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 8 vs. Fitchburg St. W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 12 .500 18 4 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Sep 11 Bates L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 8 .000 19 1 0 1 6 0 3 0 3 0 2.5
Sep 13 at Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 3-1 1 4 3 2 14 .071 27 2 0 0 5 0 0 1 0 0 5.0
Sep 15 Mass.-Dartmouth W, 3-0 1 3 1 2 6 -.167 24 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 15 Maine Maritime W, 3-0 1 3 2 1 9 .111 21 2 0 0 5 0 0 1 0 2 4.0
Sep 19 at Husson W, 3-1 1 4 4 2 13 .154 21 2 0 0 12 0 1 0 1 3 6.5
Sep 22 Castleton W, 3-0 1 3 3 0 5 .600 23 6 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Sep 22 Me.-Presque Isle W, 3-0 1 3 4 0 7 .571 21 5 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 1 9.0
Sep 25 at Mass.-Boston L, 3-0 1 3 3 0 8 .375 13 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 4.0
Sep 27 Newbury College W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 5 .200 21 2 0 1 4 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 29 Keene St. W, 3-1 1 4 3 1 8 .250 29 2 0 0 10 0 5 0 5 1 7.5
Sep 29 Sage W, 3-1 1 4 6 2 19 .211 37 4 1 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Oct 2 at Plymouth St. L, 3-1 1 4 4 2 14 .143 24 3 2 0 7 0 3 0 3 1 8.5
Oct 6 at Rhode Island Col. L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 13 .000 19 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 11 at New England Col. L, 3-2 1 5 2 2 15 .000 25 3 2 2 3 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Oct 13 at Baruch W, 3-0 1 3 5 1 9 .444 18 0 1 2 10 0 1 1 1 0 5.5
Oct 13 at Mount Holyoke L, 3-1 1 4 3 1 15 .133 27 1 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 18 Colby-Sawyer W, 3-1 1 4 7 4 23 .130 32 0 1 1 5 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Oct 20 Western Conn. St. L, 3-1 1 4 6 2 21 .190 28 1 0 1 7 0 2 0 2 1 8.0
Oct 20 Colby L, 3-0 1 3 4 1 12 .250 17 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Oct 23 at Suffolk W, 3-0 1 3 4 0 8 .500 15 2 0 0 9 0 4 0 4 0 8.0
Oct 25 Rivier L, 3-1 1 4 4 1 11 .273 22 0 0 1 6 0 3 1 3 0 5.5
Oct 27 at Eastern Conn. St. L, 3-0 1 3 2 1 11 .091 16 1 1 2 9 0 3 0 3 0 4.5
Oct 27 vs. Mt. St. Vincent L, 3-1 1 4 6 3 16 .188 20 2 0 0 10 1 3 0 4 0 10.5
  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
2015-16 30 106 98 0.92 39 350 .169 366 3.45 25 0.24 166 1.57 7 12 19 0.18 136.0 1.3
2016-17 30 102 131 1.28 64 403 .166 412 4.04 45 0.44 159 1.56 4 19 23 0.23 189.5 1.9
2017-18 30 105 58 0.55 16 167 .251 927 8.83 36 0.34 151 1.44 10 24 34 0.32 116.0 1.1
2018-19 29 99 93 0.94 32 308 .198 618 6.24 51 0.52 205 2.07 2 38 40 0.40 165.0 1.7
Total 119 412 380 0.92 151 1228 .186 2323 5.64 157 0.38 681 1.65 23 93 116 0.28 606.5 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 99 93 0.94 32 308 .198 618 6.24 51 0.52 205 2.07 2 38 40 0.40 165.0 1.7
Conference 8 27 24 0.89 10 86 .163 176 6.52 15 0.56 47 1.74 0 13 13 0.48 45.5 1.7
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Home 13 44 43 0.98 14 141 .206 309 7.02 25 0.57 77 1.75 0 17 17 0.39 76.5 1.7
Away 12 42 35 0.83 14 133 .158 232 5.52 15 0.36 88 2.10 0 14 14 0.33 57.0 1.4
Neutral 4 13 15 1.15 4 34 .324 77 5.92 11 0.85 40 3.08 2 7 9 0.69 31.5 2.4
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Wins 15 50 52 1.04 16 144 .250 346 6.92 37 0.74 116 2.32 1 18 19 0.38 99.0 2.0
Losses 14 49 41 0.84 16 164 .152 272 5.55 14 0.29 89 1.82 1 20 21 0.43 66.0 1.3
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August 1 3 2 0.67 1 9 .111 11 3.67 0 0.00 3 1.00 0 1 1 0.33 2.5 0.8
September 16 52 42 0.81 11 131 .237 344 6.62 37 0.71 115 2.21 1 15 16 0.31 87.5 1.7
October 12 44 49 1.11 20 168 .173 263 5.98 14 0.32 87 1.98 1 22 23 0.52 75.0 1.7