5 Nicole Maher
5 Nicole Maher
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Glen Cove, NY
High School: Saint Dominic
Position: MF/GK
g 10
a 7
pts 27
gw 3

As a rookie for the Gators in 2012, forward Nicole Maher was named the Gator of the Year. The honor comes on the heels of her other rookie awards. She was named the 2012 Skyline Conference Women’s Soccer Rookie of the Year, while also earning a spot on the Skyline Conference All-Star First Team.

As a sophomore, she helped the 2012 Gators pick up the team's sixth straight Skyline Conference Tournament berth and by season’s end, Maher had tallied a team-best 13 goals and six assists for 32 points. She had three game-winning goals and four multiple-goal games in making 16 starts for the Gators. In addition, on four separate occasions, she had five or more points in a match. Overall on the season, she also ranked nationally in several offensive categories. She was No. 54 in Division III in points per game (2.0) and No. 70 with her 0.813 goals per game average. She was also a two-time conference Rookie of the Week honoree and finished the season ranked fourth in the league in goals.

Additional awards over the course of her first season included a selection to the Alfred University Saxon All-Tournament Team, as well as two selections as the Skyline Rookie of the Week and one posting on the Skyline Weekly Honor Roll.

Last season, she repeated as the team’s top scorer with 11 points on 5 goals and an assist and had 3 game-tying goals. She has now played in 31 games for Sage and will serve the 2014 team as a co-captain. She has 18 career goals and stand No. 9 on the all-time career list. She has 43 career points and starts the 2014 campaign No. 9 all-time on the career points list as well.

Scholastically, she earned 11 varsity letters at Saint Dominic, and boasts a long list of accomplishments on her scholastic resume. She excelled in soccer, lacrosse, and basketball scholastically. Among her many awards, she was a three-year team captain in both soccer and lacrosse. She was the Most Outstanding Player of the League in 2012 for the NSCHGAA, while earning team MVP honors twice as well as team's most improved status in 2008.

In lacrosse, she was also a two-time recipient of the NSCHGAA Sportsmanship Award, while also winning the Eric Jensen Award twice (2008, 2011). A Timothy Byrne Scholarship recipient in 2010, she led the lacrosse team to back-to-back NSCHGAA League Championships in 2011 and 2012.

A member of the National Honor Society, she was also placed on the Spanish Honor Society as well the Art Honor Society as well as earning acclaim with a spot on the Principal's List.

She is majoring in biology at Sage and is the daughter of Nancy Maher.

Recent Games
Oct 25 Maritime W, 8-0
Oct 29 at SUNY Canton W, 3-0
Nov 1 SUNY College at Old Westbury W, 5-1
Nov 5 at Mt. St. Mary College L, 6-0
Nov 12 Staten Island W, 3-2
Nov 15 at Rutgers-Newark L, 7-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 8
Games started 18 8
Goals 10 7
Assists 7 4
Points 27 18
Shots 65 29
Shot Pct .154 .241
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 3 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 30 vs. Hilbert L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Aug 31 at SUNY Poly T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 3 Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences W, 6-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 6 at Potsdam St. L, 5-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 10 at Southern Vt. W, 3-2 1 1 0 2 6 .167 0-0 1
Sep 20 at St. Joseph's College W, 3-1 1 1 1 3 3 .333 0-0 0
Sep 23 Green Mountain W, 5-1 - 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Sep 25 New Jersey City T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Sep 27 at Farmingdale State College L, 6-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 4 SUNY College at Old Westbury W, 4-3 1 0 1 1 6 .000 0-0 0
Oct 8 Purchase College W, 3-1 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Oct 16 Mt. St. Mary College L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 18 at College of Mt. St. Vincent W, 3-2 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 1
Oct 22 at Sarah Lawrence W, 13-0 1 1 2 4 6 .167 0-0 0
Oct 25 Maritime W, 8-0 1 3 0 6 4 .750 0-0 0
Oct 29 at SUNY Canton W, 3-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 SUNY College at Old Westbury W, 5-1 1 0 2 2 5 .000 0-0 0
Nov 5 at Mt. St. Mary College L, 6-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 12 Staten Island W, 3-2 1 1 1 3 7 .143 0-0 1
Nov 15 at Rutgers-Newark L, 7-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2012-13 16 16 .81 .38 2.00 3.13 .260 2.06 .660
2013-14 12 12 .42 .08 .92 2.92 .143 1.58 .543
2014-15 19 18 .53 .37 1.42 3.42 .154 1.95 .569
2015-16 19 19 .32 .21 .84 1.42 .222 .74 .519
Total 66 65 .52 .27 1.30 2.68 .192 1.56 .582
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2012-13 16 16 13 6 32 50 .260 33 .660 2 0 0-0 3
2013-14 12 12 5 1 11 35 .143 19 .543 1 0 0-0 0
2014-15 19 18 10 7 27 65 .154 37 .569 2 0 0-0 3
2015-16 19 19 6 4 16 27 .222 14 .519 0 0 1-1 1
Total 66 65 34 18 86 177 .192 103 .582 5 0 1-1 7
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 19 18 .53 .37 1.42 3.42 .154 1.95 .569
Conference 8 8 .88 .50 2.25 3.63 .241 2.38 .655
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 8 .67 .44 1.78 3.67 .182 2.11 .576
Away 9 9 .44 .33 1.22 3.22 .138 1.78 .552
Neutral 1 1 .00 .00 .00 3.00 .000 2.00 .667
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Wins 11 10 .91 .64 2.45 4.36 .208 2.64 .604
Losses 6 6 .00 .00 .00 1.83 .000 .83 .455
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August 2 2 .00 .00 .00 2.50 .000 1.00 .400
September 7 6 .43 .14 1.00 3.14 .136 2.00 .636
October 6 6 1.00 .50 2.50 3.83 .261 2.50 .652
November 4 4 .25 .75 1.25 3.75 .067 1.50 .400
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 19 18 10 7 27 65 .154 37 .569 2 0 0-0 3
Conference 8 8 7 4 18 29 .241 19 .655 0 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 9 8 6 4 16 33 .182 19 .576 1 0 0-0 1
Away 9 9 4 3 11 29 .138 16 .552 1 0 0-0 2
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 2 .667 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 11 10 10 7 27 48 .208 29 .604 2 0 0-0 3
Losses 6 6 0 0 0 11 .000 5 .455 0 0 0-0 0
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August 2 2 0 0 0 5 .000 2 .400 0 0 0-0 0
September 7 6 3 1 7 22 .136 14 .636 1 0 0-0 1
October 6 6 6 3 15 23 .261 15 .652 0 0 0-0 1
November 4 4 1 3 5 15 .067 6 .400 1 0 0-0 1