Nicole Schulz

#13 Nicole Schulz

Pos. MB/RS
Ht. 6'2"
Yr. Jr.
Hometown Kewaskum, Wis.
High School (Prev. School) Kettle Moraine Lutheran

2006: Appeared in 34 matches for the Crusaders, taking the court in 119 games ... earned Second Team All Mid-Con honors ... broke Valpo's single-season hitting percentage record, swinging at a .334 clip for the year ... set Crusader and Mid-Con Tournament single-match kills record with 32 in Valpo's win over Western Illinois Nov. 17 ... followed the next night at Oral Roberts with 30 kills, setting the single-tournament kills record ... earned All-Tournament Team accolades for her performance ... broke double digits in kills on 22 occasions ... tallied at least five blocks 10 times ... named to the Catamount Clash V All-Tournament squad after hitting .500 with 31 kills over the tournament's three matches ... recorded a career-best 10 blocks Sept. 29 against Oral Roberts ... tallied 14 kills while swinging at a .600 clip and adding eight blocks the next night versus Centenary ... put up the second-best single-match hitting percentage in Crusader history Nov. 10, hitting .867 with 13 kills at Chicago State ... earned Mid-Con Offensive Player of the Week honors in each of the regular season's final two weeks ... closed out stellar junior campaign by earning MVP honors at the Miami Invitational ... hit .438 with 19 kills against Fairfield to kick off the tournament ... followed with a 22-kill, four-block effort at Miami ... named to the Mid-Con Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence.

2005: Saw the court in 11 matches, playing 16 games ... named to Mid-Con Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence ... put in five games at Blue Demon Invitational Sept. 2-3, totaling five kills and one block ... recorded three kills and only solo block of season Oct. 15 at Centenary ... finished with four kills, on seven attacks, an assist, two blocks and a career-high two digs Oct. 29 at Chicago State.

2004: Appeared in 12 games as a freshman, covering eight matches ... named Valpo's Most Improved Player ... finished year with .353 hitting percentage and 1.50 kills/game average ... put down four kills in second career match, September 25 against Centenary ... also had two blocks against the Ladies ... continued to torment Centenary on road, tallying four kills and four blocks Oct. 22 ... posted five kills on just eight attacks, Nov. 12 at Oakland.

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Chargers ... led team to back-to-back Wisconsin State Championships in 2002 and 2003 ... as a sophomore, helped Kettle Moraine Lutheran to a runner-up finish in state ... earned Second Team All-Parkland Conference honors as a senior ... also named an All-Conference Scholar Athlete ... placed on All-Washington County First Team in 2003 ... member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Nicole is the daughter of Thomas Schulz and Lisa Seefeldt ... major is nursing ... born July 30, 1986.