28 Tina Nicklas
28 Tina Nicklas
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Catonsville, Md.
High School: Catonsville
Position: GK
Major: Nursing


2012: Enters her junior campaign with the Spartans ... put up strong work for the Green and White in 2011 ... gained tremendous experience last season ... solid goalkeeper who has improved during her career ... will look for an even better showing in 2012.

2011: Started in goal for each of York's 17 games … selected to the All-Capital Athletic Conference second-team ... named to the IWLCA All-Metro Region second-team - the second Spartan GK to have secured the honor ... posted 88 saves … registered a 7.81 goals against average ... one of the reasons York was ranked 17th in Division III in scoring defense (7.94 goals per contest) … picked up 13 wins.

2010: Appeared in 11 contests as York's backup goalkeeper ... totaled 263 minutes between the pipes ... recorded 41 saves for the year.

Personal: Is a nursing major ... is the daughter of Talbot and Jeanne Nicklas ... born on April 27, 1991 ... was an All-Academic Team selection in high school ... was a second-team All-County choice in high school ... played club lacrosse for M&D LAX ... names her parents as the people she most admires ... hobbies include cooking and cleaning ... favorite athlete is Ray Lewis ... chose York because of the "great atmosphere, upbeat personality - I loved the coach (and) team, and they offered a great nursing program" ... lists her most significant athletic achievement as being named to All-Academic teams while in high school ... her most memorable athletic moment while at York was the first round of the 2010 Capital Athletic Conference Tournament ... after graduation she plans on obtaining her doctorate degree in nursing.