Nicola Handreck

#35 Nicola Handreck

HT. 5-8
CL. Sr.
HOMETOWN Heywood, Vic, Australia
HIGH SCHOOL Tension Woods College

Prior to Newberry
Played for coach Tony Gall on the Victoria Country State Team from 2009-12…Was selected in National Intensive Training Program…In 2010 was named NITP Athlete of the Year…Won the Big V Championship in 2012…Had the second highest scoring average and steals in Big V with 16 points and four steals a game in 2013.



Reached 1,000 career points Friday, Nov. 10 against Limestone.


Nicola played and started in all 27 games...Averaged 32.6 minutes per game...Totaled 161 rebounds...Assisted her teammates 105 times...Totaled 36 steals...Scored 370 points. Named to Second Team All-Conference Preseason...Posted career high against Carson-Newman 36 points; tied for fourth All-Time in school history for points in a single game...AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Player of the Week for the week of Feb. 13, 2017...Second Team All-Conference Postseason. 


Appeared in 32 games, starting in 31 games...Averaged 8.0 points and 3.9 rebounds per game...Had 66 assists, six blocks and 36 steals. Named to SAC All-Freshman team averaging 7.7 points and 3.9 rebounds.


Daughter of Michael and Rita Handreck… Favorite move is A Walk to Remember… Favorite TV show is One Tree Hill… Favorite food is Vegemite and cheese sandwich… Favorite athlete is Kyrie Irving… Favorite sport to watch is basketball… Best athletic moment is winning the Big V Division I championship in 2012.