|Hometown:||Pebble Beach, Calif.|
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009: Started in 47 of 48 games played ... batted .233 ... had four RBIs ... had two doubles, 21 hits, seven runs, 12 walks and had a .330 on base percentage ... vs. Princeton (Mar. 21)--scored a season-high two runs ... vs. Cal Poly (Mar. 24)--went 2-for-3 with an RBI ... vs. Portland State (Apr. 4)--had two hits, two RBIs and hit her first double of the season ... vs. Loyola Marymount (Apr. 10)--went 2-for-2 ... vs. San Diego (Apr. 25)--stole a base ... vs. Sacramento State (May 3)--went 2-for-4 with a double and a season-high three bases.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008: 2/10 vs. Nevada - Went 1-for-2 ... 2/23 vs. UAB - Went 1-for-3 ... 4/1 vs. Cal State Bakersfield - Went 1-for-2 with a HR and two RBI ... 4/6 vs. LMU (1) - Went 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI ... 4/12 vs. Saint Mary's (2) - Went 2-for-3 ... 4/19 vs. San Diego (1) - Went 3-for-4 with a run scored ... 4/20 vs. San Diego (2) - Went 2-for-2 with a walk ... 4/23 vs. Hawai'i (2) - Went 2-for-3 ... 4/26 vs. Sac State (2) - Went 1-for-4 with a double and two RBI ... 5/3 vs. Portland State (2) - Went 1-for-3.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2007 graduate of Stevenson High School in Pebble Beach, Calif. ... coached by Sam Garcia and Thomas Main ... played softball and soccer as a prep ... named MVP of softball and soccer team ... member of the MTAL first team in softball and soccer ... named Player of the Year for softball by the Monterey Herald ... member of the All-County team for softball and soccer ... led softball team to the MTAL League championship ... Named Girls Athlete of the Year for Stevenson and Runner-Up Girls Athlete of the Year by the Monterey Herald and Salinas Californian ... received Presidents Award and Gold Honors ... graduated from the National Charity League and had been a part since 7th grade.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Albert and Melanie Nicora ... has two older sisters, Stephanie and Catherine, and a younger sister, Maria ... enjoys photography, soccer, and watching sports in addition to softball ... majoring in business.