20 Nico Mercadante
20 Nico Mercadante
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Toms River, N.J.
High School: Toms River North
Position: L
Club Team: Warren Sixpack
m 26
k/s 0.58
h % .175
a/s 0.16
b/s 0.09
sa/s 0.15
d/s 1.09

2018: Played in 85 sets over 30 matches, making 14 starts…Totaled 106 digs, 103 kills, 16 aces, and 13 blocks…Averaged 1.25 digs and 1.21 kills per set…Totaled 13 kills and three blocks in the victory over Rutgers-Newark on 3/29/18…Finished with 10 digs and nine kills in the NCAA first round victory over St. Joseph’s on 4/20/18.

2017: Played in 62 sets over 24 matches and made seven starts…Totaled 60 kills, 57 digs, 24 assists and nine blocks…Totaled eight kills and eight digs in the victory over Mount Saint Vincent.

2016: Second on the team with 24 service aces...played in 23 matches and made six starts...had 53 kills...ripped 24 service aces...dug 31 balls...in on a block and an assist...had eight aces against Yeshiva on February 17

Getting to Know Mercadante: 

Did you play any other sports growing up? Soccer

Do you support any charitable organizations? If yes, which ones? Special Olympics

What's one thing you want to accomplish before you die? Travel all of Europe

Recent Games
Mar 27 Rutgers-Newark W, 3-1
Mar 29 at Eastern Mennonite University W, 3-0
Mar 30 at #11 Southern Virginia University L, 3-2
Apr 3 UC Santa Cruz W, 3-2
Apr 6 at #10 SUNY New Paltz L, 3-0
Apr 12 vs. Juniata College L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 26 10
Sets 67 24
Kills 39 20
Kills per set 0.58 0.83
Errors 18 4
Total Attacks 120 44
Hitting Percentage .175 .364
Assists 11 2
Assists per set 0.16 0.08
Service Aces 10 8
Service Errors 16 7
Service Aces per set 0.15 0.33
Reception Errors 9 0
Digs 73 24
Digs per set 1.09 1.00
Block Solo 2 2
Block Assist 4 3
Block Total 6 5
Blocks per set 0.09 0.21
Block Errors 1 0
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 53.0 31.5
Points per set 0.8 1.3
Matches started 4 -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 18 vs. Elmira College W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Jan 18 vs. St. John Fisher College W, 3-0 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Jan 19 at Nazareth College W, 3-1 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Jan 25 #10 North Central College L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Jan 25 Hunter College W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Jan 26 Rivier University W, 3-2 - 3 0 0 1 .000 2 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Jan 26 # 14 Endicott College L, 3-2 - 4 6 3 20 .150 1 1 1 1 7 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Feb 1 #2 Stevens Institute of Technology W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Neumann University W, 3-0 - 2 1 0 2 .500 1 2 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Feb 8 at #15 Juniata College W, 3-1 - 3 6 3 12 .250 1 0 2 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Feb 9 at Elizabethtown College W, 3-0 - 2 1 0 1 1.000 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Feb 9 vs. Misericordia University W, 3-0 - 1 1 0 4 .250 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Feb 11 New Jersey Institute of Technology L, 3-0 - 3 2 3 7 -.143 0 1 1 2 4 0 0 1 0 0 3.0
Feb 16 #8 SUNY New Paltz W, 3-2 - 3 0 1 3 -.333 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Feb 16 New Jersey City University W, 3-1 1 4 3 2 7 .143 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Feb 20 Vassar College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 John Jay College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Ramapo College W, 3-0 - 2 1 0 2 .500 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Mar 1 Marymount University (Va.) W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Mar 2 Randolph-Macon College W, 3-0 - 3 2 0 3 .667 0 2 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 5.0
Mar 2 Lehman College W, 3-0 1 1 1 1 3 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Mar 6 #11 Lancaster Bible College W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 Cairn University W, 3-1 - 3 5 1 13 .308 0 1 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Mar 21 at Sacred Heart University L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Mar 22 at Immaculata University W, 3-0 - 3 1 0 3 .333 0 1 0 0 4 1 1 0 2 0 3.5
Mar 27 Rutgers-Newark W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 at Eastern Mennonite University W, 3-0 - 2 3 0 8 .375 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Mar 30 at #11 Southern Virginia University L, 3-2 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Apr 3 UC Santa Cruz W, 3-2 - 5 6 3 21 .143 1 0 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 1 6.0
Apr 6 at #10 SUNY New Paltz L, 3-0 1 2 0 0 1 .000 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Apr 12 vs. Juniata College L, 3-0 1 2 0 1 9 -.111 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2015-16 23 46 53 1.15 15 116 .328 1 0.02 24 0.52 31 0.67 0 1 1 0.02 77.5 1.7
2016-17 24 62 60 0.97 34 188 .138 24 0.39 16 0.26 57 0.92 1 8 9 0.15 81.0 1.3
2017-18 30 85 103 1.21 55 293 .164 6 0.07 16 0.19 106 1.25 1 12 13 0.15 126.0 1.5
2018-19 26 67 39 0.58 18 120 .175 11 0.16 10 0.15 73 1.09 2 4 6 0.09 53.0 0.8
Total 103 260 255 0.98 122 717 .185 42 0.16 66 0.25 267 1.03 4 25 29 0.11 337.5 1.3
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 26 67 39 0.58 18 120 .175 11 0.16 10 0.15 73 1.09 2 4 6 0.09 53.0 0.8
Conference 10 24 20 0.83 4 44 .364 2 0.08 8 0.33 24 1.00 2 3 5 0.21 31.5 1.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 40 26 0.65 14 80 .150 8 0.20 8 0.20 44 1.10 1 2 3 0.07 36.0 0.9
Away 9 19 12 0.63 3 27 .333 3 0.16 2 0.11 19 1.00 1 2 3 0.16 16.0 0.8
Neutral 4 8 1 0.13 1 13 .000 0 0.00 0 0.00 10 1.25 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 0.1
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Wins 19 51 31 0.61 11 83 .241 8 0.16 8 0.16 56 1.10 2 3 5 0.10 42.5 0.8
Losses 7 16 8 0.50 7 37 .027 3 0.19 2 0.13 17 1.06 0 1 1 0.06 10.5 0.7
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January 7 21 6 0.29 3 21 .143 7 0.33 1 0.05 25 1.19 0 1 1 0.05 7.5 0.4
February 8 20 15 0.75 9 38 .158 2 0.10 3 0.15 22 1.10 0 2 2 0.10 19.0 0.9
March 8 17 12 0.71 2 30 .333 0 0.00 6 0.35 13 0.76 2 1 3 0.18 20.5 1.2
April 3 9 6 0.67 4 31 .065 2 0.22 0 0.00 13 1.44 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.7