FOUR-TIME BIG 12 COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL SELECTION
FOUR-TIME BAYLOR DEAN'S LIST HONOREE
Played in six matches and seven sets in her sophomore campaign ... Had eight kills and five total blocks on the season ... Posted a season-high six kills Sept. 8 against Bethune-Cookman at the Big Daddy's Invitational in Lake Charles, La. ... Named to the Dean's List both semesters for the second consecutive year ... Earned a spot on the fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the second-straight year.
Saw action in 15 matches, starting three ... Notched 24 kills on season with career-high eight in just two sets against UT-Pan American ... Also tallied .578 hitting percentage against UTPA, earning eight kills with just one error in 13 attempts ... Totaled 11 blocks on season, tallying at least Ttwo in four matches ... Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll as well as fall and spring Baylor Dean's List.
Helped lead Katy's Seven Lakes (Texas) High School to first-ever 19-5A District title as senior ... Earned all-district honors twice and set the SLHS record for kills in season with 381... Named Prepvolleyball.com Top 100 Senior Aces recruit ... Led SLHS in kills on way to 31-12 record as senior ... Named to Under Armour All-America Watch List prior to her senior year ... Also helped lead her club team, Southwest Asics, to third-place finish at 2010 USA Volleyball Girls' Junior National Championships ... Earned academic all-state honors and was a National Honor Society member.
Full name is Nicole Marie Bardaji ... Born Feb. 11, 1993, in Livingston, N.J. ... Daughter of Sergio and Leila Bardaji ... Sergio played college basketball at Manhattan, while Leila played college basketball at Rutgers ... Has one brother Marcus ... Majoring in health science studies/pre-physical therapy