8 Kristina Nieves
8 Kristina Nieves
Height: 6-3
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Ringwood, NJ
High School: Passaic County Technical Institute/St. Peter's
Position: MB
Major: Social Sciences
m 12
k/s 1.21
h % .288
a/s 0.00
b/s 0.67
sa/s 0.00
d/s 0.16

Previous School: Played in 24 matches as a freshmen at St. Peter’s College in New Jersey...she finished fourth on the team in kills and second on the team in blocks...had a career high nine kills vs. NJIT and finished with four total blocks five different times.

High School:  Earned three letters and captained one season for head coaches Alima Pudup and Kelly Goodhand at Passaic County Technical Institute...is her high schools all-time leader in kills and blocks and became the first very volleyball player from her high school to earn a D-I scholarship...earned all-league and all-conference honors in 2015, while leading the state of New Jersey in blocks...played her club volleyball for Monica Dempsey and Sideout Sports Volleyball.

Personal: Born July 1, 1998...daughter of Jose and Sylvia Nieves...has two brothers (Christopher & Sean) and one sister (Jacqueline)...also enjoys baseball---favorite foods are quesadillas, steak, buffalo chicken, and pizza...chose UB because of the welcoming atmosphere both on campus and in the gym as well as the strong academics...lists her dream as a college athlete is to make it to the NCAA Tournament.

Recent Games
Sep 9 at Georgetown W, 3-2
Sep 15 vs. Mercer W, 3-1
Sep 16 vs. Appalachian State W, 3-2
Sep 16 at Col. of Charleston L, 3-0
Sep 22 Ohio W, 3-1
Sep 23 Kent State W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 12 2
Sets 43 7
Kills 52 4
Kills per set 1.21 0.57
Errors 18 2
Total Attacks 118 11
Hitting Percentage .288 .182
Assists 0 0
Assists per set 0.00 0.00
Service Aces 0 0
Service Errors 0 0
Service Aces per set 0.00 0.00
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 7 0
Digs per set 0.16 0.00
Block Solo 5 0
Block Assist 24 4
Block Total 29 4
Blocks per set 0.67 0.57
Block Errors 4 2
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 69.0 6.0
Points per set 1.6 0.9
Matches started 12 2
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 25 Hampton W, 3-0 1 3 3 1 5 .400 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Aug 25 Canisius W, 3-2 1 5 3 2 8 .125 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 4.5
Aug 26 Central Ark. L, 3-0 1 3 0 2 3 -.667 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 4 0 2.5
Sep 1 at Seton Hall L, 3-2 1 5 11 0 22 .500 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 4 0 13.5
Sep 2 vs. Rutgers W, 3-2 1 5 6 3 16 .188 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 4 0 8.5
Sep 8 vs. Coppin St. W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 11 .545 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 8.0
Sep 9 vs. James Madison L, 3-0 1 3 4 1 11 .273 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 5.5
Sep 9 at Georgetown W, 3-2 1 5 7 3 15 .267 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Sep 15 vs. Mercer W, 3-1 1 2 1 1 7 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 16 vs. Appalachian State W, 3-2 1 2 6 2 9 .444 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 16 at Col. of Charleston L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Ohio W, 3-1 1 4 4 1 8 .375 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 4 0 6.0
Sep 23 Kent State W, 3-0 1 3 0 1 3 -.333 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0
Sep 28 Akron   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Ball State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Northern Illinois   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Western Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Central Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Eastern Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Kent State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Akron   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Toledo   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Miami (OH)   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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
2017-18 12 43 52 1.21 18 118 .288 0 0.00 0 0.00 7 0.16 5 24 29 0.67 69.0 1.6
Total 12 43 52 1.21 18 118 .288 0 0.00 0 0.00 7 0.16 5 24 29 0.67 69.0 1.6
  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 12 43 52 1.21 18 118 .288 0 0.00 0 0.00 7 0.16 5 24 29 0.67 69.0 1.6
Conference 2 7 4 0.57 2 11 .182 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 4 4 0.57 6.0 0.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 18 10 0.56 7 27 .111 0 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.06 1 12 13 0.72 17.0 0.9
Away 2 10 18 1.80 3 37 .405 0 0.00 0 0.00 3 0.30 1 6 7 0.70 22.0 2.2
Neutral 5 15 24 1.60 8 54 .296 0 0.00 0 0.00 3 0.20 3 6 9 0.60 30.0 2.0
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Wins 9 32 37 1.16 15 82 .268 0 0.00 0 0.00 3 0.09 2 17 19 0.59 47.5 1.5
Losses 3 11 15 1.36 3 36 .333 0 0.00 0 0.00 4 0.36 3 7 10 0.91 21.5 2.0
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August 3 11 6 0.55 5 16 .063 0 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.09 1 8 9 0.82 11.0 1.0
September 9 32 46 1.44 13 102 .324 0 0.00 0 0.00 6 0.19 4 16 20 0.63 58.0 1.8