Shaun Nichols
Shaun Nichols

Player Profile
RS Senior

Fair Oaks, CA

High School:
Granite Bay

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 220

Quick Hitter

2008 -- Played in six matches and eight games ... Recorded a season-high of five kills (.333) and 5.5 points vs. LBS (1/18) ... Also recorded four kills and 5.0 points vs. UH (1/5) ... Earned a spot on the Director's Honor Roll in the Spring.

2007 -- Played in 18 matches and 37 games ... Made his first career start vs. USC (3/31) and scored a career-high of 16.0 points and established career bests in kills (13) and total blocks (6) ... Recorded 14 points on eight kills, three aces and five total blocks vs. UCSB (1/17) ... Recorded 11 kills (11-0-17, .647) and 12 points vs. BYU (1/13).

2006 -- Redshirted the season.

High School -- Three-year varsity volleyball letterman at Granite Bay HS ... Two-year all-league first-team selection who led the Grizzlies to undefeated league championships in 2004 and '05 ... Two-time team MVP and team captain in his senior year.

Club -- Played for the Diablo Valley Volleyball Club, which won the Northern California Volleyball Assn. championship in 2005.

Personal -- Chose UCLA after attending a summer volleyball camp before his senior year ... Lists his biggest thrill as watching the Bruins win the NCAA title in 2006 ... Enjoys music and beach volleyball as pastimes ... Has one older sister ... Full name is Shaun Robert Nichols ... Has major interests in Business/Economics.