Top Performance #4: Micah Nolan Sets School-Record 39 Digs Against Nicholls

CORPUS CHRISTI - Throughout the summer of 2012, GoIslanders.com will look back at the best moments and athletic performances from the 2011-12 school year.

Every Wednesday, we will bring you one of the top 10 individual performances, with Mondays bringing the year's top 10 moments. Be sure to keep tabs on GoIslanders.com throughout the summer to celebrate all the great moments.

Top Performance #4: Micah Nolan Sets School-Record 39 Digs Against Nicholls

On the evening of Oct. 13, Micah Nolan not only helped her team to victory over Nicholls State but she also marked her name in the Islanders record books.

The night was the annual "Dig Pink" match in front of a season-high 1,237 fans including the most students ever at a match. Nolan certainly represented the "Dig Pink" name proud as she produced a school-record 39 digs against the Colonels.

Nolan moved into the Southland Conference lead for total digs.

The 5'6 junior from Amarillo, Texas played in all 33 matches during the season and tallied a team-high of 620 digs to record her name into the books as the all-time leader for most digs in a single season. Nolan averaged 4.81 digs per set and also recorded 40 total attacks with 27 during conference play.

The junior also posted 32 service aces placing her at 10th all-time for service aces in a single season. She surpassed the 20-dig mark 12 times during the entire season.

 

Top Performances:

June 13 - #10: Ryann White Leads the Field Through First Round of Rio Verde Invite

June 20 - #9: Terence Jones Scores Career-High 33 in Islanders Win Over Texas State

June 27 - #8: Myles and Taylor Light It Up Against NW State

July 4 - #7: Gonzales' Fireworks Lead Islanders to Win at UHV

July 11 - #6: Mia Matuszak Seals Deal Against Texas State

July 18 - #5: Greta Cecchetti Scores Big Against SFA

July 25 - #4: Micah Nolan Sets School-Record 39 Digs Against Nicholls

Top Moments:

June 18 - #10: Women's Basketball and Men's Basketball Sweep Turkey Tuesday Doubleheader

June 25 - #9: Krista Fenniak Knocks Home an Eagle from 110 yards at Southland Conference

July 2 - #8: Men's Tennis Wins Tight Match Over Cowboys in HEB Tournament

July 9 - #7: Softball Sweeps Doubleheader to Start Win Streak

July 16 - #6: Volleyball Makes Program History with Win over McNeese State

July 23 - #5: Dance Team Takes Title at ADTS Nationals