Nicole Nielly
Nicole  Nielly

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Canton, Ga.

High School:
Woodstock HS

Height:
5-4


07/21/2015

WCU Tennis, Six Student-Athletes Receive Academic Honors from ITA

WCU's entire active women's tennis roster earned Scholar-Athlete distiction

04/24/2015

Catamounts Fall to Chattanooga at the SoCon Championship

WCU closes out the season with a 6-16 record

04/23/2015

Women's Tennis Set to Compete at SoCon Championship

WCU looks for its first postseason win since 1998

04/18/2015

Catamounts Close Out Regular Season with a Sweep

WCU travels to Greenville, S.C., Friday for the Southern Conference Championships

04/17/2015

WCU Tennis' Match with UNCG Halted Due to Rain

Catamounts close out the regular season tomorrow at home against King

02/28/2015

Western Carolina versus Wright State

Western Carolina versus Wright State

2014-15 (Junior): Competed in all 23 matches for the Catamounts … Played all but one singles match at No. 3 while spent most of the season at No. 2 doubles before moving up to No. 1 for the final four matches … Finished with a 9-14 singles mark while going 1-0 at No. 2 and 8-14 at No. 3 … Was 3-3 in conference matches with wins against Mercer (03/07), ETSU (03/21) and UNCG (04/17) … Had a three-match winning streak to close out the regular season … Was named a Scholar-Athlete by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) … Named to the 2014-15 Southern Conference Honor Roll … Selected to the 2015 SoCon Spring Academic All-Conference Team.

2013-14 (Sophomore): Played in 10 matches on the season, finishing 1-9 overall - all coming in the No. 5 position ... Played doubles with two different partners, all in the No. 2 flight with one match victory.

2012-13 (Freshman): Played in all 17 matches for the Catamounts ... Played as the No. 3 singles in nine matches and the No. 4 singles in eight matches ... Finished with a 2-15 singles record including a pair of wins at No. 4 ... Played eight doubles matches with Shannon Bettiol as the No.1 doubles ... Played a total of nine matches at No. 2 doubles including eight with Sara Ruiz Pajares ... Won individual matches against Presbyterian and Gardner-Webb.

Prior to Western Carolina: Ranked in the top 10 in the state of Georgia ... Played No. 1 singles all four years of high school ... As team captain at Woodstock High School in Canton, Ga., Nielly led the Wolverines to Georgia's state tournament for the first time in school history in 2010, accomplishing the same feat again in the 2011 season ...Nielly also received the team's leadership and academic excellence award for the Woodstock High School tennis team ... Was the Wolverines' No. 1 singles player since her freshman season and was 10-4 in the 2010 regular season ...She earned Ledger-News' First Team All-County honors as a junior.

Personal: Daughter of Mike and Lisa Nielly ... Has one sister, Lauren.

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