Nicole Lukens - Soccer - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#7 Nicole Lukens


Class Senior
Hometown Littleton, Colo.
High School Faith Christian


As a sophomore (2008): Returned from a knee injury to start in all 19 games … finished with three goals and an assist for seven points … 44 shots was second on the team … scored goals against Tennessee Tech (9/7), UAB (9/21) and Florida (10/3) … had an assist against Middle Tennessee (8/29) … named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2007: Sat out the season and received a medical redshirt after undergoing knee surgery.

As a freshman (2006): Played in all 21 games…scored four goals…had one assist…was second on team with a .522 shots-on-goal percentage (minimum 10 shots), behind Amy Baumann (.583)

High school/club: Helped lead team to state playoffs in 2004 and 2003…was named second team All-Conference two consecutive years…club team took state championships in 2003, 2004, and 2005…was teammates with fellow Commodore Lindsay Ratterman on Real Colorado team which advanced to the Regional Semifinals in 2006…was member of Denver Cougar Women[apos]s league with former Commodore teammate Kari Boersma.

Personal: Nicole Alexis Lukens…born September 9, 1987…Daughter of Trent and Marie Lukens…made honor roll every year in HS…civil engineering major … favorite soccer player is Ruud Van Nistelroy.