04 Nika Orsaris
04 Nika Orsaris
Height: 4-11
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hartford, Conn.
High School: Classical Magnet
Position: Guard
Major: Social Work
gp 21
pts/g 2.4
fg % 35.1
3pt % 0.0
ft % 55.6
reb/g 1.7
a/g 2.0

SOPHOMORE (2016-17): Appeared in 18 games at guard…Matched career-high with three rebounds and two steals in an NECC Quarterfinal win over Daniel Webster (Feb. 21)…Had two points and an assist against Regis (Feb. 11)…Notched two points, two assists and a rebound in a win over Lesley (Feb. 8)…Added two points and two assists against Southern Vermont (Jan. 18)…Grabbed two rebounds with an assist versus University of St. Joseph (CT) (Jan. 4)…Dished out two assists at Mitchell (Dec. 3)…Chipped in two rebounds and two assists against Mount Holyoke (Nov. 22)…Tallied two points versus Castleton (Nov. 15)…

FRESHMAN (2015-16): Appeared in 16 games at guard…Had three points behind a career-high three free throws in a win over Bay Path (Feb. 20)…Match career-highs with two steals and two assists at Lesley (Feb. 10)…Scored a career-high four points with a career-high two steals and two assists in a career-high 13 minutes of action…Grabbed a career-high three rebounds in back-to-back games against Saint Joseph (Conn.) (Jan. 5) and Bridgewater State (Jan. 7)…Recorded first career point on a free throw at Newbury (Dec. 1)…Made collegiate debut against Castleton on October 18.

High School Career:
Classical Magnet (Basketball) - 4 years
* Team Most Valuable Player (2010, 2012, 2013)
* Gladiator award

Why did you choose Elms College?

"I chose Elms College because of the strong Social Work program and to play basketball."

What has been your favorite moment as an athlete so far?

"My favorite moment as an athlete so far are all the moments on the bus travelling to and from games."

What is your favorite food?

"Italian food and Spanish food."

Where is your favorite place to travel to and why?

"Florida, because it's hot, beautiful, and I love palm trees."

What are your future plans?

"My future plan is to become a DCF social worker so that way I can help others. I'd love to also coach a middle school or AAU team." 

Recent Games
Feb 5 Mitchell L, 74-65
Feb 7 at Newbury College L, 79-60
Feb 9 Dean College W, 60-54
Feb 13 at New England Col. L, 78-45
Feb 16 Southern Vermont W, 66-47
Feb 19 at Mitchell L, 66-49
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 15
Games started 2 2
Minutes 218 176
Minutes per game 10.4 11.7
FG 20-57 19-51
FG Pct 35.1 37.3
3PT 0-1 0-1
3PT Pct 0.0 0.0
FT 10-18 10-18
FT Pct 55.6 55.6
Off rebounds 14 10
Def rebounds 21 19
Total rebounds 35 29
Rebounds per game 1.7 1.9
Personal fouls 27 15
Disqualifications 0 -
Assists 41 36
Turnovers 45 31
Assist to turnover ratio 0.9 1.2
Steals 10 9
Blocks 0 0
Points 50 48
Points per game 2.4 3.2
Points per 40 min 9.2 10.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 Wentworth W, 70-53 - 11 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 14 Rhode Island College L, 58-44 - 10 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 18 Maine-Presque Isle W, 76-56 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 20 Bay Path W, 79-24 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 27 at Fitchburg State L, 87-62 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 at Lasell L, 77-71 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 1 Becker L, 48-45 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 at Eastern Nazarene L, 76-58 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 8 at St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 67-54 - 5 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 2 Mount Holyoke W, 62-40 - 9 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 5 at Lesley W, 77-40 - 12 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 8 at Mitchell L, 71-53 - 16 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 10 Newbury College W, 69-62 - 9 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 12 at Dean College L, 75-63 - 10 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 15 New England Col. L, 66-56 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 17 at Southern Vermont W, 56-46 - 10 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Jan 19 at Bay Path W, 80-33 - 12 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Jan 22 Lesley W, 62-47 - 14 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Jan 29 Eastern Nazarene L, 56-53 1 16 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-4 0.0 0
Feb 2 at Becker L, 65-52 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 5 Mitchell L, 74-65 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Newbury College L, 79-60 - 11 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 5
Feb 9 Dean College W, 60-54 - 15 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 13 at New England Col. L, 78-45 - 15 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 16 Southern Vermont W, 66-47 1 17 5-10 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 12
Feb 19 at Mitchell L, 66-49 - 5 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 Wentworth W, 70-53 - 11 0 1 1 1 3 0.3 0 0 4 -
Nov 14 Rhode Island College L, 58-44 - 10 0 0 0 1 3 0.3 0 0 2 -
Nov 18 Maine-Presque Isle W, 76-56 - 2 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 20 Bay Path W, 79-24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 27 at Fitchburg State L, 87-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 at Lasell L, 77-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 1 Becker L, 48-45 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 at Eastern Nazarene L, 76-58 - 9 0 1 1 3 3 1.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 8 at St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 67-54 - 5 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 2 Mount Holyoke W, 62-40 - 9 3 0 3 1 3 0.3 0 0 3 -
Jan 5 at Lesley W, 77-40 - 12 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 8 at Mitchell L, 71-53 - 16 0 2 2 5 2 2.5 0 0 0 -
Jan 10 Newbury College W, 69-62 - 9 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 1 0 0 -
Jan 12 at Dean College L, 75-63 - 10 0 0 0 2 2 1.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 15 New England Col. L, 66-56 - 4 1 0 1 3 0 - 1 0 1 -
Jan 17 at Southern Vermont W, 56-46 - 10 0 3 3 2 5 0.4 1 0 0 -
Jan 19 at Bay Path W, 80-33 - 12 1 0 1 5 2 2.5 0 0 1 -
Jan 22 Lesley W, 62-47 - 14 1 1 2 3 0 - 1 0 2 -
Jan 29 Eastern Nazarene L, 56-53 1 16 2 2 4 3 2 1.5 0 0 4 -
Feb 2 at Becker L, 65-52 - 6 1 1 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 -
Feb 5 Mitchell L, 74-65 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Newbury College L, 79-60 - 11 1 0 1 2 2 1.0 2 0 1 -
Feb 9 Dean College W, 60-54 - 15 0 0 0 2 4 0.5 0 0 2 -
Feb 13 at New England Col. L, 78-45 - 15 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 16 Southern Vermont W, 66-47 1 17 3 4 7 3 2 1.5 2 0 1 -
Feb 19 at Mitchell L, 66-49 - 5 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 18 - 4.7 0.2-1.0 22.2 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.4 50.0 0.7
2017-18 18 2 9.2 0.6-1.9 29.4 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.1 100.0 1.2
2018-19 21 2 10.4 1.0-2.7 35.1 0.0-0.0 0.0 0.5-0.9 55.6 2.4
Total 57 4 8.2 0.6-1.9 31.2 0.0-0.0 0.0 0.3-0.5 55.6 1.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 18 - 84 4-18 22.2 0-0 - 4-8 50.0 12
2017-18 18 2 165 10-34 29.4 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 21
2018-19 21 2 218 20-57 35.1 0-1 0.0 10-18 55.6 50
Total 57 4 467 34-109 31.2 0-1 0.0 15-27 55.6 83
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 18 - 4.7 1.9-8.6 22.2 0.0-0.0 - 1.9-3.8 50.0 5.7
2017-18 18 2 9.2 2.4-8.2 29.4 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.2 100.0 5.1
2018-19 21 2 10.4 3.7-10.5 35.1 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.8-3.3 55.6 9.2
Total 57 4 8.2 2.9-9.3 31.2 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.3-2.3 55.6 7.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 18 - 4.7 0.3 0.4 0.7 1.1 0.0 0.7 1.1 0.7 0.2 0.0
2017-18 18 2 9.2 0.4 1.3 1.8 1.3 0.0 1.4 1.6 0.9 0.3 0.0
2018-19 21 2 10.4 0.7 1.0 1.7 1.3 0.0 2.0 2.1 0.9 0.5 0.0
Total 57 4 8.2 0.5 0.9 1.4 1.2 0.0 1.4 1.6 0.8 0.4 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 18 - 84 5 8 13 20 0 13 20 0.7 4 0
2017-18 18 2 165 8 24 32 23 0 25 28 0.9 6 0
2018-19 21 2 218 14 21 35 27 0 41 45 0.9 10 0
Total 57 4 467 27 53 80 70 0 79 93 0.8 20 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 18 - 4.7 2.4 3.8 6.2 9.5 0.0 6.2 9.5 0.7 1.9 0.0
2017-18 18 2 9.2 1.9 5.8 7.8 5.6 0.0 6.1 6.8 0.9 1.5 0.0
2018-19 21 2 10.4 2.6 3.9 6.4 5.0 0.0 7.5 8.3 0.9 1.8 0.0
Total 57 4 8.2 2.3 4.5 6.9 6.0 0.0 6.8 8.0 0.8 1.7 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 21 2 10.4 1.0-2.7 35.1 0.0-0.0 0.0 0.5-0.9 55.6 2.4
Conference 15 2 11.7 1.3-3.4 37.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.7-1.2 55.6 3.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 10 2 10.7 1.0-3.0 33.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.3-0.8 37.5 2.3
Away 11 - 10.1 0.9-2.5 37.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.6-0.9 70.0 2.5
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 11 1 10.5 1.5-3.4 43.2 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.3-0.4 75.0 3.2
Losses 10 1 10.2 0.4-2.0 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.7-1.4 50.0 1.5
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November 3 - 7.7 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
December 2 - 7.0 0.0-1.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
January 10 1 11.2 1.4-3.3 42.4 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-1.0 50.0 3.3
February 6 1 11.5 1.0-3.3 30.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.8-1.3 62.5 2.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 21 2 218 20-57 35.1 0-1 0.0 10-18 55.6 50
Conference 15 2 176 19-51 37.3 0-1 0.0 10-18 55.6 48
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 10 2 107 10-30 33.3 0-1 0.0 3-8 37.5 23
Away 11 - 111 10-27 37.0 0-0 - 7-10 70.0 27
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 11 1 116 16-37 43.2 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 35
Losses 10 1 102 4-20 20.0 0-0 - 7-14 50.0 15
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November 3 - 23 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
December 2 - 14 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
January 10 1 112 14-33 42.4 0-0 - 5-10 50.0 33
February 6 1 69 6-20 30.0 0-1 0.0 5-8 62.5 17
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 21 2 10.4 3.7-10.5 35.1 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.8-3.3 55.6 9.2
Conference 15 2 11.7 4.3-11.6 37.3 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.3-4.1 55.6 10.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 10 2 10.7 3.7-11.2 33.3 0.0-0.4 0.0 1.1-3.0 37.5 8.6
Away 11 - 10.1 3.6-9.7 37.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.5-3.6 70.0 9.7
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 11 1 10.5 5.5-12.8 43.2 0.0-0.3 0.0 1.0-1.4 75.0 12.1
Losses 10 1 10.2 1.6-7.8 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.7-5.5 50.0 5.9
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November 3 - 7.7 0.0-1.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
December 2 - 7.0 0.0-8.6 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
January 10 1 11.2 5.0-11.8 42.4 0.0-0.0 - 1.8-3.6 50.0 11.8
February 6 1 11.5 3.5-11.6 30.0 0.0-0.6 0.0 2.9-4.6 62.5 9.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 21 2 10.4 0.7 1.0 1.7 1.3 0.0 2.0 2.1 0.9 0.5 0.0
Conference 15 2 11.7 0.7 1.3 1.9 1.0 - 2.4 2.1 1.2 0.6 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 2 10.7 1.0 1.1 2.1 2.1 - 1.9 2.0 0.9 0.5 0.0
Away 11 - 10.1 0.4 0.9 1.3 0.5 0.0 2.0 2.3 0.9 0.5 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 1 10.5 0.8 1.3 2.1 1.5 0.0 1.9 2.2 0.9 0.5 0.0
Losses 10 1 10.2 0.5 0.7 1.2 1.0 - 2.0 2.1 1.0 0.5 0.0
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November 3 - 7.7 0.0 0.3 0.3 2.7 - 1.0 2.3 0.4 0.0 0.0
December 2 - 7.0 0.5 1.0 1.5 0.5 0.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.0
January 10 1 11.2 0.8 1.2 2.0 1.2 - 2.6 1.9 1.4 0.5 0.0
February 6 1 11.5 0.8 1.0 1.8 1.0 - 1.3 2.5 0.5 0.8 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 21 2 218 14 21 35 27 0 41 45 0.9 10 0
Conference 15 2 176 10 19 29 15 - 36 31 1.2 9 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 2 107 10 11 21 21 - 19 20 0.9 5 0
Away 11 - 111 4 10 14 6 0 22 25 0.9 5 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 1 116 9 14 23 17 0 21 24 0.9 5 0
Losses 10 1 102 5 7 12 10 - 20 21 1.0 5 0
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November 3 - 23 0 1 1 8 - 3 7 0.4 0 0
December 2 - 14 1 2 3 1 0 4 4 1.0 0 0
January 10 1 112 8 12 20 12 - 26 19 1.4 5 0
February 6 1 69 5 6 11 6 - 8 15 0.5 5 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 21 2 10.4 2.6 3.9 6.4 5.0 0.0 7.5 8.3 0.9 1.8 0.0
Conference 15 2 11.7 2.3 4.3 6.6 3.4 0.0 8.2 7.0 1.2 2.0 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 2 10.7 3.7 4.1 7.9 7.9 0.0 7.1 7.5 0.9 1.9 0.0
Away 11 - 10.1 1.4 3.6 5.0 2.2 0.0 7.9 9.0 0.9 1.8 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 1 10.5 3.1 4.8 7.9 5.9 0.0 7.2 8.3 0.9 1.7 0.0
Losses 10 1 10.2 2.0 2.7 4.7 3.9 0.0 7.8 8.2 1.0 2.0 0.0
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November 3 - 7.7 0.0 1.7 1.7 13.9 0.0 5.2 12.2 0.4 0.0 0.0
December 2 - 7.0 2.9 5.7 8.6 2.9 0.0 11.4 11.4 1.0 0.0 0.0
January 10 1 11.2 2.9 4.3 7.1 4.3 0.0 9.3 6.8 1.4 1.8 0.0
February 6 1 11.5 2.9 3.5 6.4 3.5 0.0 4.6 8.7 0.5 2.9 0.0