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1 Nikki Freeman
Nikki  Freeman


Downington, Pa.

High School:
Downington West




Ten Cavaliers Named to NFHCA National Academic Squad

Cavaliers also earn the National Academic Team Award


Five Cavaliers Selected for the USA Field Hockey Young Women's National Championship

Tournament takes place June 28- July 3 in Lancaster, Pa.


Freshman Ell Scores Overtime Game Winner as Virginia Downs Princeton, 4-3

Caleigh Foust scored with 50 seconds remaining in regulation to force OT


Freeman Scores Overtime Game Winner Against No. 7 Penn State

Freshman striker Nikki Freeman's first career goal powers No. 9 Virginia to an overtime victory



  • Had an assist in the season opener against Fairfield (Aug. 25)
  • Scored a goal in the victory over Columbia (Sept. 1)


  • 2016 ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA National Academic Squad
  • Appeared in 23 games with nine starts
  • Took a pair of shots in the game against UConn (9/18)
  • Had an assist in the NCAA Tournament quarterfinal game against Princeton


  • Made her collegiate debut in the season-opener against Drexel (Aug. 28)
  • First collegiate goal was the overtime game-winner against Penn State (Aug. 30)
  • Assisted on a goal at Liberty (Oct. 15)
  • Appeared 20 games with three starts including William & Mary (Sept. 21) and Richmond (Oct. 4)

High School/Club

  • Four-year varsity field hockey starter at Downingtown West High
  • Three-time First Team All-Ches-mont, earning second-team honors as a freshman
  • Two-time All-Area player
  • Member of the WC Eagles club team, playing on the the U19 National Club Championship team in 2014 and the U16 and U19 National Club Championship squads in 2013
  • Traveled with the WC Eagles on an undefeated tour of New Zealand in 2014
  • Member of the 2011-12 USA Field Hockey National Indoor Team, playing defense
  • Also played two years of lacrosse at Downington West


  • Daughter of Jim and Lisa Freeman
  • Father, Jim, was an All-American baseball player at Widener
  • Has two younger sisters, Alyssa and Mia, and a younger brother, JJ
  • Has played field hockey with UVA teammate Izzy McDonough since fifth grade
  • Undeclared major

Freeman's Career Statistics



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