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42 - Laurel Nicks
Height: 5-3
Year: Junior
Hometown: Yorktown, Va.
High School: Grafton
Position: Goalkeeper
Major: Chemistry/Environmental Science
gp 24
gs 24
min 1406:41
ga 23
gaa 0.98
sv 87
sv % .791

2019 Third-Team All-ODAC
2019 ODAC All-Tournament Team
2019 ODAC/Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Junior (2019): Started all 24 games in goal, totaling 1406:41in the cage...Led the ODAC in goals-against average (.98) and was third in save percentage (.791)...Ranked nationally in the top 20 for goals-against average...Recorded seven shutouts...Notched a new career-high in saves with 14 against No. 3 Salisbury in the third round of the NCAA tournament.

Sophomore (2018): Started all 22 games in goal, totaling 1410:42 in the cage ... Ranked second in the ODAC in goals-against average (1.34) and save percentage (.813), also checking in in the national top 40 in each ... Pitched two shutouts with the help of the Hornet defense ... Recorded a career-high 13 saves Nov. 7 vs. Denison in the first round of the NCAA tournament ... Stopped nine shots in the second round against Rowan Nov. 10 ... Topped 10 saves thrice during the season.

Freshman (2017): Assumed the starting role midway through the year, minding the cage in the final 11 games ... Played 909:33 over 17 games overall, making 52 saves ... Allowed just 16 goals in that stretch, a 1.23 goals-against average and .765 save percentage ... Recorded one solo shutout and took part in three more.

Before Lynchburg: First-team all-state pick in goal as a senior, helping the Clippers reach the state championship game ... Twice a first-team all-region and all-conference selection ... Also competed in soccer, indoor and outdoor track & field at Grafton High ... National AP Scholar, honors program participant, National Honor Society and class treasurer.


Personal

Parents: Brandon and Luanne

Brothers: David and Barrett

Dream Vacation: Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, or Switzerland

Favorite Movies: Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Life of Pi, Pocahontas

Favorite TV Shows: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, New Girl, Parks & Recreation, Portlandia, Gilmore Girls, Nurse Jackie

Favorite Musical Artists: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sublime

Favorite Books: Gone Girl, The Picture of Dorian Gray

Career Aspiration: Surgical physician assistant

People you'd most like to meet: Amy Poehler or Michelangelo

Volunteer Work: Jamestown 4H Camp Counselor, Relay for Life, Field Hockey Coach for Grafton Middle School, York County Field Hockey Camp, Chemistry and math tutoring, Local 5k/10k race volunteer

Why is being a Hornet important to you? Lynchburg's sense of community and how much everyone cares goes unmatched.

Recent Games
Nov 3 at Wooster W, 3-1
Nov 8 Roanoke W, 3-0
Nov 9 Shenandoah W, 2-0
Nov 13 at No. 12 Centre W, 2-1
Nov 16 vs. No. 8 Rowan W, 1-0
Nov 17 at No. 3 Salisbury L, 2-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 24 8
Games started 24 8
Minutes 1406:41 466:06
Goals against 23 3
Goals-against average 0.98 0.39
Saves 87 14
Save pct .791 .824
Wins 20 8
Losses 4 0
Ties 0 0
Shutouts 7 3
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv%
Aug 31 Lebanon Valley W, 2-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 2 .667
Sep 7 at Alvernia L, 3-2 1 70:00 2 1.71 4 .667
Sep 8 at Albright W, 7-2 1 54:58 2 2.18 1 .333
Sep 14 Kean L, 3-0 1 60:00 3 3.00 7 .700
Sep 15 Dickinson W, 2-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 4 .800
Sep 21 Mary Washington W, 6-2 1 57:02 2 2.10 1 .333
Sep 24 at Stevenson W, 6-1 1 53:35 1 1.12 3 .750
Sep 28 York (Pa.) L, 1-0 1 60:00 1 1.00 4 .800
Sep 29 No. 2 Rowan W, 4-3 1 45:00 3 4.00 5 .625
Oct 4 Randolph-Macon W, 2-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 0 -
Oct 6 No. 12 Chris. Newport W, 1-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 6 1.000
Oct 9 at Roanoke W, 2-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 0 -
Oct 12 at Shenandoah W, 2-1 1 62:17 1 0.96 2 .667
Oct 16 Va. Wesleyan W, 7-1 1 50:14 1 1.19 4 .800
Oct 19 East. Mennonite W, 3-0 1 55:01 0 0.00 0 -
Oct 23 at Washington and Lee W, 2-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 6 1.000
Oct 26 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 2-1 1 80:00 1 0.75 2 .667
Oct 30 Ferrum W, 14-0 1 38:34 0 0.00 0 -
Nov 3 at Wooster W, 3-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 4 .800
Nov 8 Roanoke W, 3-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 6 1.000
Nov 9 Shenandoah W, 2-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 2 1.000
Nov 13 at No. 12 Centre W, 2-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 7 .875
Nov 16 vs. No. 8 Rowan W, 1-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 3 1.000
Nov 17 at No. 3 Salisbury L, 2-0 1 60:00 2 2.00 14 .875
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
2017-18 17 11 53:30 .94 1.23 3.06 .765
2018-19 22 22 64:07 1.23 1.34 5.32 .813
2019-20 24 24 58:37 .96 0.98 3.63 .791
Total 63 57 59:09 1.05 1.06 4.06 .795
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
2017-18 17 11 909:33 16 1.23 52 .765 10 2 0 1
2018-19 22 22 1410:42 27 1.34 117 .813 16 6 0 2
2019-20 24 24 1406:41 23 0.98 87 .791 20 4 0 7
Total 63 57 3726:56 66 1.06 256 .795 46 12 0 10
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
Total 24 24 58:37 .96 0.98 3.63 .791
Conference 8 8 58:16 .38 0.39 1.75 .824
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - -
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Home 13 13 55:50 .92 0.99 3.15 .774
Away 10 10 62:05 1.10 1.06 4.30 .796
Neutral 1 1 60:00 .00 0.00 3.00 1.000
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Wins 20 20 57:50 .75 0.78 2.90 .795
Losses 4 4 62:30 2.00 1.92 7.25 .784
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August 1 1 60:00 1.00 1.00 2.00 .667
September 8 8 57:34 1.88 1.95 3.63 .659
October 9 9 58:27 .33 0.34 2.22 .870
November 6 6 60:00 .67 0.67 6.00 .900
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 24 24 1406:41 23 0.98 87 .791 20 4 0 7
Conference 8 8 466:06 3 0.39 14 .824 8 0 0 3
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 725:51 12 0.99 41 .774 11 2 0 4
Away 10 10 620:50 11 1.06 43 .796 8 2 0 2
Neutral 1 1 60:00 0 0.00 3 1.000 1 0 0 1
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Wins 20 20 1156:41 15 0.78 58 .795 20 0 0 7
Losses 4 4 250:00 8 1.92 29 .784 0 4 0 -
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August 1 1 60:00 1 1.00 2 .667 1 0 0 -
September 8 8 460:35 15 1.95 29 .659 5 3 0 -
October 9 9 526:06 3 0.34 20 .870 9 0 0 4
November 6 6 360:00 4 0.67 36 .900 5 1 0 3
Sat Dec 07
at Bast-Cregger Invitational
Roanoke College, Salem, Va.
Sat Dec 07
2:00 PM
East. Mennonite
vs. Lynchburg
Sat Dec 07
4:30 PM
Emory & Henry
vs. Lynchburg
CODE RED Game
Wed Dec 11
7:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Averett
Fri Dec 20
4:00 PM
Hood
vs. Lynchburg
@ Daytona Beach, Fla. Daytona Beach Shootout
Sat Dec 21
4:00 PM
Lynchburg
vs. Marymount (Va.)
@ Daytona Beach, Fla. Daytona Beach Shootout
Wed Jan 01
2:00 PM
William Peace
vs. Lynchburg
Thu Jan 02
7:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Randolph-Macon
Sat Jan 04
2:00 PM
Va. Wesleyan
vs. Lynchburg
Sat Jan 04
4:30 PM
Johns Hopkins
vs. Lynchburg
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No Event
Fri Nov 08
Final
87 Lynchburg
78 vs. Albertus Magnus
@ Hood College, Frederick, Md. MMI Tip-Off Tournament
Sat Nov 09
Final
62 Lynchburg
75 at Hood
MMI Tip-Off Championship
Wed Nov 13
Final
88 Lynchburg
68 at N.C. Wesleyan
Sat Nov 16
Final
69 Hampden-Sydney
74 vs. Methodist
@ Lynchburg, Va. Wayne Proffitt Classic -- Game 1
Sat Nov 16
Final
80 Pfeiffer
91 vs. Lynchburg
Wayne Proffitt Classic -- Game 2
Sun Nov 17
Final
99 Hampden-Sydney
108 vs. Pfeiffer
@ Lynchburg, Va. Wayne Proffitt Classic -- Game 3
Sun Nov 17
Final
69 Methodist
93 vs. Lynchburg
Wayne Proffitt Classic -- Game 4
Fri Nov 22
Final
84 Lynchburg
88 vs. Mary Washington
@ Newport News, Va. CAC/ODAC Challenge - Game 1
Sat Nov 23
Final
77 Lynchburg
79 at No. 9 Chris. Newport
CAC/ODAC Challenge - Game 4
Sun Dec 01
Final
81 Lynchburg
68 at Bridgewater (Va.)
Wed Dec 04
Final
73 Lynchburg
78 at Ferrum
Sat Dec 07
2:00 PM
East. Mennonite
vs. Lynchburg
Wed Dec 11
7:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Averett
Wed Jan 01
2:00 PM
William Peace
vs. Lynchburg
Sat Jan 04
2:00 PM
Va. Wesleyan
vs. Lynchburg
Wed Jan 08
7:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Randolph
Wed Jan 15
7:30 PM
Hampden-Sydney
vs. Lynchburg
Sat Jan 18
2:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Emory & Henry
Wed Jan 22
7:00 PM
Ferrum
vs. Lynchburg
Coaches vs. Cancer Week
Sat Jan 25
2:00 PM
Washington and Lee
vs. Lynchburg
Alumni Day | Coaches vs. Cancer Week
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No Event
No Event
No Event
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Sun Nov 10
Final
60 Meredith
81 vs. Lynchburg
Tue Nov 12
Final
39 Lynchburg
70 at Averett
Fri Nov 15
Final
39 Lynchburg
52 at Emory
Emory Holiday Inn Tip Off Classic (Game Played at Agnes Scott)
Sat Nov 16
Final
64 Colorado Col.
76 vs. Lynchburg
@ Agnes Scott College, Decatur, Ga. Emory Holiday Inn Tip Off Classic
Wed Nov 20
Final
73 Lynchburg
60 at Hollins
Mon Nov 25
Final
61 East. Mennonite
82 vs. Lynchburg
Wed Dec 04
Final
58 Lynchburg
49 at Randolph
Sat Dec 07
4:30 PM
Emory & Henry
vs. Lynchburg
CODE RED Game
Fri Dec 20
4:00 PM
Hood
vs. Lynchburg
@ Daytona Beach, Fla. Daytona Beach Shootout
Sat Dec 21
4:00 PM
Lynchburg
vs. Marymount (Va.)
@ Daytona Beach, Fla. Daytona Beach Shootout
Thu Jan 02
7:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Randolph-Macon
Sat Jan 04
4:30 PM
Johns Hopkins
vs. Lynchburg
Tue Jan 07
7:00 PM
Guilford
vs. Lynchburg
Sat Jan 11
2:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Shenandoah
Wed Jan 15
5:00 PM
Washington and Lee
vs. Lynchburg
Sat Jan 18
2:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Va. Wesleyan
Wed Jan 22
7:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Ferrum
Sat Jan 25
4:30 PM
Bridgewater (Va.)
vs. Lynchburg
Alumnae Day
No Event
No Event
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Sat Oct 19
Final
1 East. Mennonite
3 vs. Lynchburg
Homecoming
Wed Oct 23
Final
1 Shenandoah
4 vs. Lynchburg
Sat Oct 26
Final
3 Lynchburg
1 at Va. Wesleyan
Tue Oct 29
Final - OT
0 Guilford
1 vs. Lynchburg
Senior Night
Sun Nov 03
Final
0 Randolph-Macon
2 vs. Lynchburg
Match 3 - ODAC Quarterfinal
Fri Nov 08
Final - PK Away
2 Lynchburg
2 at Hampden-Sydney
Match 6 - ODAC Semifinal
Sat Nov 09
Final
0 Lynchburg
1 vs. No. 11 Washington and Lee
@ Hampden-Sydney College, Hampden Sydney, Va. Match 8 - ODAC Championship
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No Event
No Event
Sat Oct 19
Final
2 Roanoke
1 vs. Lynchburg
Homecoming
Thu Oct 24
Final
3 Lynchburg
4 at No. 15 Randolph-Macon
Moved from Oct. 23
Sun Oct 27
Final
1 Lynchburg
2 at Shenandoah
Wed Oct 30
Final
2 Lynchburg
1 at Guilford
Sat Nov 02
Final - OT
2 Va. Wesleyan
1 vs. Lynchburg
Senior Night | CODE RED Match
Mon Nov 04
Final
0 East. Mennonite
4 vs. Lynchburg
Match 1 - ODAC First Round
Wed Nov 06
Final
1 Lynchburg
4 at No. 14 Randolph-Macon
Match 2 - ODAC Quarterfinals
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