Nicole Hall
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Merced, Calif.

High School:
Merced HS '01

Last College:
Merced College

Height:
5-8

Position:
GK

Major:
Human Development

2004: Started 20 games in net, platooning with senior Meggan Brownrigg... Led team with 123 saves against 114 goals allowed (.519 GAA)... Had season-high 12 saves against Cal Baptist (3/29)... Previous best was 10 vs. San Diego State (2/28).

MERCED COLLEGE: Earned first-team All-America honors in both 2001 and 2002... Named to all-state team as a junior, then All-NorCal as a sophomore... Set school records for saves in season (238) and career (398)... Led team to 52-9 combined record and back-to-back third-place finishes at state championships.

MERCED HS '01: Named to All-Sac-Joaquin Section first team as a junior, second team as a senior... Twice named All-Central California Conference... As a junior, posted 270 saves against just 100 goals... Selected as school's female athlete of the year in 2000-01.

PERSONAL: Born June 18, 1983 in Italy... Majoring in human development... Mother is Yvonne Hall... Hopes to become elementary school teacher... Sports hero is Jesse Owens, non-sports hero is her mother... Favorite movies are anything with Julia Roberts... Career sports highlight was beating Sierra College at state tourney two straight years.