5 - Nicole Duarte
Nicole Duarte
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Windham, NH
High School: Salem
Position: OH/MB
Major: Business

2010: Appeared in 80 games over 26 matches…tallied 180 kills (2.25/game), 20 blocks (17 assists) and 47 digs…recorded a career-high 14 kills at Le Moyne (10/2)…recorded at least a kill in all 26 matches on the season…recorded eight kills and six digs at Assumption (9/2)…notched a season-high three blocks Vs. Florida Tech (10/9) and Vs. Saint Anselm (10/23).

2009: Appeared in 36 games over 22 matches…tallied 53 kills (1.47/game) and 14 blocks (13 assists)…recorded a season-high six kills in 3-1 win over Lowell (9/4)…tallied at least a kill in 20 of 22 matches…added two digs and an ace in 3-0 win over Saint Anselm (9/15)…tallied five kills twice…notched two block assists in three matches

2008: named TCCC Rookie of the Year…played in 127 sets…second on Colby Sawyer with 1.97 kills per game and .67 blocks per game…led Colby Sawyer to 24-13 record and an appearance in ECAC title game…

Personal/High School: Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ruggiero…has two brothers, Matt and Chris…honor roll selection every semester…led Salem High School to back-to-back State Championships, including an undefeated season…top 10 volleyball players in New Hampshire, as selected by New England Magazine…business major at Merrimack.