30 - Nicole Sirota-Plotnikov
Nicole Sirota-Plotnikov
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Valrico, Fla.
High School: Brandon HS
Position: GK

AS A JUNIOR (2013)
Saw time in four games for the Lions, earning one start, before being sidelined due to an injury... amassed nine saves and matched a career high five saves against Pfeiffer on March 2... earned two ground balls on the season... compiled a goals allowed average of 6.3, and a save percentage of .409.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2012)
Played in nine contests for the Lions... made 14 saves on the season, facing a total of 67 shots between the pipes... collected 10 ground balls, including a career high four against Limestone on February  26, 2012... earned her first collegiate save against Catawba College on February 24, 2012... posted a career high five saves against Limestone on February 26.

CAREER

Attended Brandon High School…Selected SSSC First Team All Star in 2009 and 2010…Save Average of 78% in 2010.

PERSONAL
Born August 20 in Williamsport, PA… political science and international studies major… hobbies include lacrosse, going to the beach, volunteering, and spending time with family and friends… her career goal is to graduate from Saint Leo, continue her education at a law school in the Washington D.C. area, and become a practicing corporate attorney… believes her ability to bring together the defense and communication on the field are her best assets to the team… names Andre Arshavin, Paul Rabil, and Brett McQueener as her favorite athletes… names the Chesapeak Bayhawks and the Baltimore Ravens as her favorite teams… chose Saint Leo for the opportunity to be a part of the first ever women’s lacrosse team and because of the size of the school… daughter of Yuri Plotnikov and Renata Sirota… has one brother, Benjamin… has one sister, Simone.