8 Nika Mostahinic
8 Nika Mostahinic
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Porec, Croatia
High School: SS Mate Balota
Position: OH
m 17
k/s 2.63
h % .187
a/s 0.11
b/s 0.38
sa/s 0.26
d/s 1.75

JUNIOR (2015)

Played in first 17 matches of the season before an injury ended her season … Hit .187 in 65 sets played while finishing with 171 kills … Tallied 25 blocks and posted a 0.38 blocks per set average … Finished with 114 digs and averaged 1.75 digs per set … Posted a career-best 17 kills at South Dakota State (9/26) and finished with four matches with a hitting percentage above the .300 mark.

SOPHOMORE (2014)

- Summit Leauge Academic Honor Roll selection
Battled an early-season injury to make her season debut against South Alabama (8/30) playing in 63 sets during the season … Finished with 107 kills and averaged 1.70 kills per set … Finished with 16 service aces and 143 digs on the year … Posted three double-doubles including a career-high 15 kills and 15 digs against NDSU (10/12) …  Totaled a career-best 17 digs against South Dakota (10/24) … Tied her career-high three service aces twice to end the regular season at South Dakota State (11/14) and NDSU (11/15).

 
FRESHMAN (2013)

- Southland Conference Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll selection
Played in 54 sets as a rookie... Tallied 76 kills, averaging 1.41 per set... Finished with a .195 hitting percentage... Added 70 digs, averaging 1.30 per set... Also had four service aces and 10 blocks, including two solo efforts... Made a splash in her collegiate debut, recording eight kills and hitting .462 against Southern (8/31)... Came off the bench to lead a comeback effort against Tulsa, posting six kills, nine digs and three service aces... Recorded three kills, seven digs and a pair of solo blocks in a victory over New Orleans (9/26)... Added four digs in a victory over Southeastern Louisiana (9/28)... Posted five digs in a win over Stephen F. Austin (10/3)... Came off the bench to set career highs with 13 kills and nine digs against Northwestern State (10/5)... Recorded four kills in only one set of action against Nicholls State (10/17)... Racked up six error-free kills to go with eight digs in a sweep of McNeese State (10/19)... Posted five kills and four digs in a win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (10/24)... Had a huge match in a victory over Stephen F. Austin (11/12), matching a career high with 13 kills... Posted five kills in the regular season finale, a win over New Orleans (11/16).

 

PRIOR TO ORU

Attended Mate Balota Gymnasium in Porec, Croatia... Played volleyball on the Croatian youth circuit for head coach Miodrag Stojakovic... Was named the top defensive player at the Junior National Championship tournament.

 

PERSONAL

Daughter of Dean Mostahinic and Tamara Civadelic... Father is a former professional soccer player who is now a soccer trainer... Mother is a nurse... Plans to major in computer science at ORU... Favorite professional team is Spanish soccer giant FC Barcelona... Favorite professional athlete is Fenerbahçe SK volleyball star Ivan Miljkovi.

 

CAREER HIGHS

Kills: 17 at SDSU, 9/26/15
Digs: 17 vs. South Dakota, 10/24/14
Assists: 2 (2x), last vs North Texas, 9/19/15
Service Aces: 4 (2x) last at SDSU, 9/26/15
Block Solos: 2 (2x) last vs. Miami, 9/5/15
Block Assists: 6 vs. Houston Baptist, 9/19/15

Recent Games
Nov 1 at IUPUI L, 3-2
Nov 8 at Western Illinois W, 3-1
Nov 10 at Omaha L, 3-0
Nov 13 Denver L, 3-2
Nov 15 North Dakota St. L, 3-0
Nov 20 vs. Omaha L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 17 4
Sets 65 16
Kills 171 49
Kills per set 2.63 3.06
Errors 79 15
Total Attacks 493 137
Hitting Percentage .187 .248
Assists 7 0
Assists per set 0.11 0.00
Service Aces 17 5
Service Errors 30 7
Service Aces per set 0.26 0.31
Reception Errors 16 6
Digs 114 26
Digs per set 1.75 1.63
Block Solo 2 0
Block Assist 23 3
Block Total 25 3
Blocks per set 0.38 0.19
Block Errors 8 2
Ball Handling Errors 2 1
Points 201.5 55.5
Points per set 3.1 3.5
Matches started 17 4
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 28 at Mississippi L, 3-0 1 3 7 2 17 .294 0 0 0 2 7 0 0 1 0 0 7.0
Aug 29 vs. Northwestern St. W, 3-1 1 4 8 7 29 .034 0 1 3 2 8 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Aug 29 vs. Tennessee St. W, 3-0 1 3 9 2 13 .538 1 1 0 0 8 0 2 0 2 0 11.0
Sep 4 vs. Marquette W, 3-2 1 5 13 4 35 .257 1 0 1 0 8 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Sep 5 at Missouri St. L, 3-1 1 4 6 6 24 .000 0 1 5 1 7 0 2 0 2 1 8.0
Sep 5 vs. Miami (Fla.) W, 3-1 1 4 16 5 36 .306 1 0 2 1 6 2 1 0 3 0 18.5
Sep 11 vs. Portland St. L, 3-0 1 3 6 6 24 .000 0 0 1 3 2 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Sep 11 vs. Southeastern La. W, 3-1 1 4 9 1 23 .348 0 2 4 0 9 0 3 1 3 0 12.5
Sep 12 at UNLV L, 3-1 1 4 8 10 34 -.059 2 1 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Sep 16 UTA L, 3-1 1 4 11 6 28 .179 0 0 2 1 10 0 1 1 1 0 11.5
Sep 18 Tulsa L, 3-0 1 3 8 3 23 .217 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 3 1 0 9.5
Sep 19 vs. North Texas L, 3-1 1 4 12 8 35 .114 2 4 1 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 16.5
Sep 19 vs. Houston Baptist W, 3-1 1 4 9 4 35 .143 0 1 3 0 13 0 6 0 6 0 13.0
Sep 25 at North Dakota St. W, 3-1 1 4 14 2 35 .343 0 1 4 1 7 0 2 1 2 1 16.0
Sep 26 at South Dakota St. W, 3-2 1 5 17 4 47 .277 0 4 2 3 13 0 0 1 0 0 21.0
Oct 2 IUPUI W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Purdue Fort Wayne W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 Omaha L, 3-0 1 2 3 4 17 -.059 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 11 at South Dakota L, 3-2 1 5 15 5 38 .263 0 0 1 2 3 0 1 0 1 0 15.5
Oct 16 at Denver L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Western Illinois W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 South Dakota L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 South Dakota St. W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 at Purdue Fort Wayne W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at IUPUI L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 at Western Illinois W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at Omaha L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 Denver L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 North Dakota St. L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 vs. Omaha L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2013-14 19 54 76 1.41 33 220 .195 5 0.09 4 0.07 70 1.30 2 8 10 0.19 86.0 1.6
2014-15 21 63 107 1.70 68 337 .116 9 0.14 16 0.25 143 2.27 0 14 14 0.22 130.0 2.1
2015-16 17 65 171 2.63 79 493 .187 7 0.11 17 0.26 114 1.75 2 23 25 0.38 201.5 3.1
Total 57 182 354 1.95 180 1050 .166 21 0.12 37 0.20 327 1.80 4 45 49 0.27 417.5 2.3
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 17 65 171 2.63 79 493 .187 7 0.11 17 0.26 114 1.75 2 23 25 0.38 201.5 3.1
Conference 4 16 49 3.06 15 137 .248 0 0.00 5 0.31 26 1.63 0 3 3 0.19 55.5 3.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 3 9 22 2.44 13 68 .132 0 0.00 1 0.11 14 1.56 0 2 2 0.22 24.0 2.7
Away 6 25 67 2.68 29 195 .195 2 0.08 7 0.28 42 1.68 0 5 5 0.20 76.5 3.1
Neutral 8 31 82 2.65 37 230 .196 5 0.16 9 0.29 58 1.87 2 16 18 0.58 101.0 3.3
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Wins 8 33 95 2.88 29 253 .261 3 0.09 10 0.30 72 2.18 2 16 18 0.55 115.0 3.5
Losses 9 32 76 2.38 50 240 .108 4 0.13 7 0.22 42 1.31 0 7 7 0.22 86.5 2.7
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August 3 10 24 2.40 11 59 .220 1 0.10 2 0.20 23 2.30 0 3 3 0.30 27.5 2.8
September 12 48 129 2.69 59 379 .185 6 0.13 15 0.31 85 1.77 2 19 21 0.44 155.5 3.2
October 2 7 18 2.57 9 55 .164 0 0.00 0 0.00 6 0.86 0 1 1 0.14 18.5 2.6