9 Nigel Nielsen
9 - Nigel Nielsen
Height: 6-5
Year: 3
Hometown: St. Andrews, Man.
High School: Selkirk Regional Secondary
Position: Outside
m 18
k/s 3.06
h % .228
a/s 0.04
b/s 0.36
sa/s 0.16
d/s 1.12

2019-20 (Sophomore)

Appeared in all 22 Canada West conference matches for the first time in his career. Started 20 ... Finished with 149 kills, 18 assists, nine aces, 63 digs, 16 blocks and 169 points ... Made his first career conference start in 3-1 win vs UBC, Oct. 19, 2019 ... Had six matches with double-digit kills ... Recorded career-high 15 kills in 3-2 win vs Thompson Rivers, Jan. 4, 2020 ... Hit career-high .455 (5-0-11) in 3-0 loss at Alberta, Nov. 15, 2019 ... Set career-high for digs in a match with seven (Nov. 23 at Manitoba; Jan. 4 vs Thompson Rivers) ... Had career-high three total blocks in 3-0 loss at Trinity Western, Oct. 26, 2019.

2018-19 (Freshman)

Appeared in four Canada West conference matches ... Made his Wesmen debut playing two sets in 3-0 non-conference loss at Laval, Sept. 28, 2018 ... Recorded first career kill and first career dig in 3-0 win at Dalhousie, Oct. 9, 2018 ... Made his Wesmen Canada West debut in 3-2 loss at MacEwan, Nov. 30, 2018 ... Recorded career-high 10 kills in 3-0 non-conference win at Waterloo, Dec. 29, 2018 ... Had career-high three digs in 3-1 loss vs Alberta, Feb. 15, 2019. 

Before Winnipeg

Led Selkirk to 2017 AAAA provincial championship and was named tournament MVP ... Named No. 1 player in Manitoba in Winnipeg Sun annual coaches poll ... Named to Team Manitoba for 2017 Canada Summer Games ... Named tournament MVP in at 2017 club provincials ... Named tournament all-star at 2018 club nationals ... Won a AAAA provincial title with Selkirk in 2016 and was named a tournament-all star.

Recent Games
Feb 11 at Saskatchewan L, 3-1
Feb 12 at Saskatchewan W, 3-1
Feb 17 at Brandon W, 3-1
Feb 19 Brandon W, 3-0
Feb 25 at Saskatchewan L, 3-1
Feb 26 at Saskatchewan W, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 18 18
Sets 67 67
Kills 205 205
Kills per set 3.06 3.06
Errors 102 102
Total Attacks 452 452
Hitting Percentage .228 .228
Assists 3 3
Assists per set 0.04 0.04
Service Aces 11 11
Service Errors 55 55
Service Aces per set 0.16 0.16
Receptions 399 399
Reception Errors 20 20
Digs 75 75
Digs per set 1.12 1.12
Block Solo 10 10
Block Assist 14 14
Block Total 24 24
Blocks per set 0.36 0.36
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 233.0 233.0
Points per set 3.5 3.5
Matches started 18 18
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se r re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Oct 1 at Brandon W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 vs. Manitoba W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 vs. Saskatchewan L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 3 vs. Saskatchewan W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Brandon W, 3-1 1 4 15 4 23 .478 0 0 1 25 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 15.0
Oct 30 Brandon L, 3-2 1 5 14 7 40 .175 0 0 3 40 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 14.0
Nov 4 Manitoba W, 3-0 1 3 14 6 28 .286 0 0 1 24 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 14.0
Nov 6 at Manitoba L, 3-0 1 3 11 7 29 .138 0 0 4 16 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 11.5
Nov 26 Saskatchewan W, 3-0 1 3 10 2 17 .471 0 2 5 12 1 4 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Nov 27 Saskatchewan W, 3-1 1 4 8 8 23 .000 1 2 5 18 1 7 1 1 0 2 0 11.5
Dec 3 at Manitoba L, 3-0 1 3 6 5 16 .063 0 0 3 23 1 1 2 0 0 2 0 8.0
Dec 4 at Manitoba W, 3-1 1 4 14 6 29 .276 0 0 2 8 0 2 2 1 0 3 0 16.5
Jan 19 at Manitoba L, 3-0 1 3 15 4 23 .478 0 0 4 18 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 15.0
Jan 22 Manitoba W, 3-0 1 3 12 3 25 .360 0 2 2 20 2 6 0 2 0 2 0 15.0
Jan 27 Brandon L, 3-2 1 5 9 5 24 .167 0 0 3 23 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 10.0
Jan 29 at Brandon W, 3-1 1 4 16 8 32 .250 0 2 4 20 2 3 0 1 0 1 0 18.5
Feb 11 at Saskatchewan L, 3-1 1 4 9 7 24 .083 0 0 3 12 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Feb 12 at Saskatchewan W, 3-1 1 4 8 3 18 .278 0 1 5 33 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 10.0
Feb 17 at Brandon W, 3-1 1 4 12 5 21 .333 2 1 4 31 1 5 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Feb 19 Brandon W, 3-0 1 3 15 6 29 .310 0 0 2 14 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 15.0
Feb 25 at Saskatchewan L, 3-1 1 4 7 8 22 -.045 0 1 2 26 2 2 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Feb 26 at Saskatchewan W, 3-1 1 4 10 8 29 .069 0 0 2 36 1 4 3 1 0 4 0 13.5
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s r re digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 18 67 205 3.06 102 452 .228 3 0.04 11 0.16 399 20 75 1.12 10 14 24 0.36 233.0 3.5
Conference 18 67 205 3.06 102 452 .228 3 0.04 11 0.16 399 20 75 1.12 10 14 24 0.36 233.0 3.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 30 97 3.23 41 209 .268 1 0.03 6 0.20 176 11 44 1.47 2 5 7 0.23 107.5 3.6
Away 10 37 108 2.92 61 243 .193 2 0.05 5 0.14 223 9 31 0.84 8 9 17 0.46 125.5 3.4
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 40 134 3.35 59 274 .274 3 0.07 10 0.25 241 16 50 1.25 7 9 16 0.40 155.5 3.9
Losses 7 27 71 2.63 43 178 .157 0 0.00 1 0.04 158 4 25 0.93 3 5 8 0.30 77.5 2.9
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October 2 9 29 3.22 11 63 .286 0 0.00 0 0.00 65 3 17 1.89 0 0 0 0.00 29.0 3.2
November 4 13 43 3.31 23 97 .206 1 0.08 4 0.31 70 4 22 1.69 1 4 5 0.38 50.0 3.8
December 2 7 20 2.86 11 45 .200 0 0.00 0 0.00 31 1 3 0.43 4 1 5 0.71 24.5 3.5
January 4 15 52 3.47 20 104 .308 0 0.00 4 0.27 81 5 13 0.87 1 3 4 0.27 58.5 3.9
February 6 23 61 2.65 37 143 .168 2 0.09 3 0.13 152 7 20 0.87 4 6 10 0.43 71.0 3.1