Nick Scheftic
Nick Scheftic

Player Profile
RS Senior

Santa Barbara

High School:
Bishop Diego

Height / Weight:
6-11 / 200

Quick Hitter


2006 --Earned Honorable Mention All-America honors from Spike/Volleyball Magazine ... Also earned AVCA Player of the Week honors, Apr. 3 ... Selected to the UCSB Elephant Bar Classic All-Tournament Team ... Ranked in a tie for 13th nationally in hitting percentage at .427 ... Recorded a career-high of 19 kills vs. Lewis (3/8) ... Served a career-high of three aces vs. LBS (3/31) and added 11 kills (.444) and two block assists ... Scored 12 points in the NCAA Finals vs. Penn State: eight kills (.400), five total blocks and an ace. Recorded 18 double-digit kill matches during the season ... Played 38 matches and 126 games, both career highs.

2005 -- Played in six matches and eight games ... Recorded season-high of 5.5 points and four kills (.429) vs. CSN (1/8) ... Recorded season-high of five kills (.333) vs. UCSD (2/11) off the bench ... One of the team's most improved players during the Fall 2005 campaign.

2004 -- Played in six matches and nine games ... Spiked a season-high of five kills vs. UOP (1/9) and added seven total blocks and 10 points ... Recorded three kills (.400) and one block assist vs. UCSB (4/17) ... Also had two kills and a block assist vs. La Verne.

2003 -- Played in four matches and eight games ... Spiked a career-high of six kills vs. BYU (2/1) ... Blocked a season-high of five balls vs. UCSC and hit .400 (2-0-5).

2002 -- Redshirted the season.

High School -- Earned eight varsity letters in three sports at Bishop Garcia Diego HS in Santa Barbara ... Lettered three years for Coach Greg Hecht in volleyball, three years for Coach John Ward in basketball (center) and two years for Coach Joe Mendelson in cross country ... Earned Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 mention in 2001 ... Three-time Frontier League selection, including first-team honoree as a junior and senior ... Earned First-Team All-CIF (Div. 5) honors as a senior and second-team honors (Div. 3) as a junior ... Led Club Santa Barbara to the silver medal in the 1999 Junior Olympics (U-16) ... Holds the Bishop Diego HS record for kills in a match (35) set in 2000 ... Also holds a school cross country record for best time (20:31).

Personal -- Chose UCLA because "it has the best athletics and a great atmosphere" ... Enjoys playing beach volleyball, hiking, and body-boarding ... Sociology major.