Nicklin

Hames

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Setter
Height: 5'10"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Maryville, Tenn.
High School: Webb School

Bio

Honors & Awards
• AVCA All-America Honorable Mention (2018)
• AVCA All-Region Honorable Mention (2018)
• All-Big Ten Freshman Team (2018)
• Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Sept. 24, 2018, Nov. 12, 2018)
• Minneapolis Regional All-Tournament Team (2018)
• Husker Invite All-Tournament Team (2018)
• Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2018)

2018 (Freshman)
• Selected to the All-Big Ten Freshman Team and received AVCA All-America honorable mention and AVCA All-North Region honorable mention
• Finished the season with 10.49 assists per set and 3.32 digs per set, along with 40 service aces, second-most on the team
• Broke Jordan Larson's school record for double-doubles with 25 during the season
• Set the Huskers to a fourth-straight NCAA Final Four, as they came up just a few points short of a national title in a 3-2 loss to No. 1 Stanford
• Named Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Sept. 24 after 44 assists and 10 digs against No. 18 Michigan and 40 assists and 16 digs against Michigan State
• Earned a second Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor on Nov. 12 after 52 assists and 18 digs in a 3-1 win at No. 15 Michigan
• Had a career-high 56 assists with 11 digs in a 3-2 comeback win at No. 14 Creighton
• Provided 54 assists and 12 digs at No. 3 Minnesota
• Named to the Husker Invite All-Tournament Team after setting the Huskers to a .371 hitting percentage with 11.20 assists per set in three wins
• Posted 35 assists and 19 digs against No. 7 Florida in her collegiate debut
• Recorded 47 assists and 11 digs against Iowa
• Notched 44 assists and 18 digs against No. 5 Minnesota
• Tallied 44 assists and 13 digs at Ohio State
• Posted 49 assists and 18 digs at No. 9 Penn State
• Had a career-high 23 digs to go with 45 assists against No. 6 Illinois
• Had 41 assists and 15 digs in sweep of No. 14 Oregon in NCAA Regional Final and was named to the All-Regional Team

Before Nebraska
• Attended Webb School in Knoxville, Tennessee
• Ranked the No. 4 overall prospect and the top setter recruit in the nation by PrepVolleyball.com
• Was an Under Armour first-team All-American in 2017
• Led Webb School – coached by her mother, Chris – to five Division II-A state championships in her career, as she played on the varsity squad as an eighth grader
• Was named the most valuable player of the state tournament four times
• Played as both a hitter and a setter at Webb School and was named to the All-USA Volleyball first team after her junior season in 2016 and second team in 2017
• Began her prep career by earning PrepVolleyball.com’s National Freshman of the Year in 2014
• Set for the U.S. Youth National Team in Argentina at the U-18 Junior World Championships in the summer of 2017
• Played club volleyball for K2 

Personal
• Born Jan. 18, 2000
• Parents are Jason and Christine
• Major is pre-health
• Pronounced “Hayms”

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