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17 Nikki Zaino
Height: 5-6
Class: SR
Position: F
Major: Exercise Science
Hometown: Elk Grove Village, IL
Previous School: Elk Grove
Bios From Other Seasons
2016-17   2015-16   2014-15   

2016 at Taylor: Appeared in and started all 17 of Taylor’s games as a junior…Was first on the team in shots (56), shots on goal (32) and points (18), while tying for first on the team with a career-high seven goals and ranking second on the team with four assists…Ranked 12th in the Crossroads League in points and goals, as well as 11th in assists…Had a hand in all three of Taylor’s goals in a 3-0 win over then-receiving votes Marian as the forward scored two goals and assisted on the third…Netted two scores in the 3-1 victory over then-receiving votes Indiana Wesleyan on senior night…Was voted Crossroads League Offensive Player of the Week twice (October 3-9 and October 10-16)…Earned All-Crossroads League Honorable Mention honors.

2015 at Taylor: Played in 18 of Taylor’s 19 games, starting in all of them as a forward…Ranked third on the team in total shots with 42, placing 22 of them on goal…Ranked second on the team in points with 14 after scoring five goals on the season and recording four assists…Assisted on Taylor’s game-tying goal in the 83rd-minute to force a 1-1 draw with Aquinas…Assisted on the game-winning goal in the 3-2 win over Bethel…Scored twice in the 6-4 loss against National Champions, Spring Arbor.

2014 at Taylor: Played in all 19 games and started in ten as a forward…Scored two goals in her first season with TU.

Prep: Zaino’s hometown is Elk Grove Village, Illinois where she attended Elk Grove High School…Lettered all four years in soccer…Named All-Mid-Suburban League in both her junior and senior season while earning all-area and all-sectional honors as a senior…Played club soccer for Academy United.

Personal: Daughter of Joe and Patty Zaino…Older brother Michael previously attended Taylor and was a member of the men’s soccer team…Majoring in exercise science at Taylor.

2014-151910204316.5%1754.8%203-0 - 0
2015-16181854144211.9%2252.4%20910 - 0
2016-17171774185612.5%3257.1%10310 - 0
2017-188873175512.7%3156.4%10 - 1
Totals:625321115318411.4%10255.4%501530 - 1
2017 Women's Soccer Roster
Roster for 2017 Women's Soccer Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
0Lauren CammaranoSOGK5-8Northborough, MAAlgonquin Regional
00Megan WilliamsFRGK5-8Fishers, INHeritage Christian
1Lauren EngelkesJRGK5-7Rockford, MIRockford
2Rebekah SchwulstJRM5-4Santiago, Dominican RepublicSantiago Christian
3Bailey ZehrJRM5-2Windsor, COWindsor
4Savannah PorterJRD5-4Galt, CALiberty Ranch
5Natalie HummerFRM5-5Zionsville, INZionsville
6Sarah BadeSOD5-0Yorktown, INYorktown
7Emily CalvaniJRD5-3Mason, OHWilliam Mason
8Rachel PaulFRM5-0Lippo Karawaci, IndonesiaNorthStar Academy
9Jourdan LehmanFRM5-7Greenfield, INHome School
10Bailee AllenFRF5-3Muncie, INDelta
11Hannah DavisSOF5-5Big Rapids, MIBig Rapids
13Amy FredericksonSRM/D5-6Wheaton, ILWheaton Warrenville South
14Megan KammerSRM5-7Omaha, NEElkhorn South
15Maddi GuillaumeJRF/M5-8Vernon Hills, ILVernon Hills
16Hannah WaltzSOD5-4Milford, OHMilford
17Nikki ZainoSRF5-6Elk Grove Village, ILElk Grove
18Hannah WilsonFRM/F5-7Colorado Springs, COColorado Springs Christian
19Emma WalshFRF5-2Glen Ellyn, ILGlenbard West
20Morgan OrmeFRF/D5-4Waynesville, OHDayton Christian
21Rachel GermanJRF5-10Chiang Mai, ThailandChiang Mai International
22Victoria HilseFRD5-4Indian Trail, NCPorter Ridge
23Danielle TorenSOD5-7Grand Rapids, MIGrand Rapids Christian
24Elizabeth GuffeySOF5-5Black Mountain, NCHome School
25Reyna WilliamsFRD5-4Fishers, INHeritage Christian
Record: 6-2 Home: 4-1 Away: 2-1 Neutral: 0-0 Crossroads: 0-0