98 Nicole Lewis
98 Nicole Lewis
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: East Amherst, NY
High School: Williamsville North
Position: GK

Will serve as one of the Bobcats’ tri-captains for the 2012 season.

As a Senior in 2011:
2011 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA National Academic Squad…2011 NEC All-Tournament Team…Started and played every minute of Quinnipiac’s 19 games in goal…Was 11-7-0 with a 2.57 goals-against average and a .776 save percentage…Her 11 wins were the second most in a single-season in Quinnipiac history…Her 173 saves were also second all-time…Her career .765 save percentage currently ranks fourth all-time at Quinnipiac…Her 17 caree wins also ranked fourth in school history…Posted an incredible 8-1-0 record with a 1.79 GAA and a .823 save percentage on the Bobcats’ home turf…Stopped three of five shots-on-goal in a 6-2 win against Holy Cross on Aug. 26…Held Boston College scoreless through the first half of play in a 6-1 loss on Sept. 2…Stopped 19 of 21 shots on goal as Quinnipiac held on to defeat Yale, 3-2…Stopped all four shots on goal by Colgate in a 6-0 shutout…Had 14 saves in a 3-1 win against Columbia on Sept. 21…Had 20 saves against Maine on Sept. 25…Stopped 9 of 10 shots on goal in a 2-1 win against Robert Morris on Oct. 7.

As a Junior in 2010:
Played in 17 games, starting in 14 … Finished the season with a 6-7-0 record … Led the Bobcats in minutes (1032), goals-against average (2.24), saves (91,) and save percentage (.734).

As a Sophomore in 2009:
Did not surrender a goal while serving as a late-game replacement in three of the Bobcats’ 18 games… Tallied a season-high four saves in the Bobcats’ season opener against Boston College on 9/4/09.

As a Freshman in 2008:
Did not compete.

Before Quinnipiac:
Four-year letterwinner in field hockey at Williamsville North (N.Y.) High School...three-year varsity lacrosse and two-year track letterwinner...Senior captain at Williamsville North...Two-time All-State selection as a junior and senior...Two-time All-Western New York First Team as a junior and senior, two-time Second Team pick as a freshman and sophomore...Three-time ECIC All-Star First Team...ECIC All-Star Second Team as a freshman...Received three All-American nominations...Currently ranks 5th all-time in career shutouts (53) in New York State field hockey history...2007 All-New York State Championship Tournament Team in lacrosse...All-ECIC All-Star Second team as a senior in lacrosse...Ranked 5th in her class academically...October 2007 WIVB-TV Scholar-Athlete of the Month...Buffalo Business First's 2008 Academic All-Star Second Team selection...Nine-time New York State Scholar Athlete in every sport...2007 West Herr All-Western New York Fall and Spring Scholar Athlete...Led the field hockey team to the New York State Class A Championship as a senior...Three-time New York State Section VI Class A Champions...Four-time ECIC Division I Champions...Played on the Empire State Games silver medal-winning team...Played for the National Hockey Festival Pool L Championship team.

Daughter of Celeste and Raymond Lewis...Her sister Michelle played field hockey and lacrosse at Bryant University...Has one brother, Matthew (23)...Born in Williamsville, N.Y.

NameClassYearGPMinGAGAASavesSave PctShutouts
Lewis, NicoleFr.2008-09-------
Lewis, NicoleSo.2009-1036100.0061.00-
Lewis, NicoleJr.2010-11181031332.24910.731
Lewis, NicoleSr.2011-12191363502.571730.782
Career Totals--402456832.372700.763


Yearly National Rankings
YearCategoryRankActualNational LeaderActual
2011-12Saves Per Game69.11Beth Meyers , Siena12.83
2011-12Save Percentage110.776Anna Zarkoski , Richmd0.815
2010-11Goals Against Average402.24Rebecca Lotito , Rider0.68
2010-11Saves Per Game385.06Kristen Lalli , Colgte10.76
2010-11Save Percentage270.734Ayla Halus , PennSt0.826