6 Nicole Amato
6 Nicole Amato
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Billerica, Mass.
High School: Arlington Catholic
Position: F
Major: Health Sciences
gp 31
p 37
g 22
a 15
pim 18
+/- +13

Through the end of her sophomore season, was tied for first in program history in shorthanded goals (3). Also ranked second all-time in game-winning goals (10), was tied for third in power-play goals (10), was fourth in goals (41) and was fifth in points (75).

Through the end of her sophomore season, among program single-season records, was first in goals (22, 2018-19), game-winning goals (6, 2018-19) and shorthanded goals (3, 2018-19); second in goals (19, 2017-18) and points (38, 2017-18); tied for third in points (37, 2018-19); tied for fourth in game-winning goals (4, 2017-18); and tied for fifth in assists (19, 2017-18).

As a Sophomore in 2018-19: Played in all 31 games for the Ravens...All-NEWHA Second Team selection...NEWHA All-Tournament Team selection...Led the NEWHA in goals (22), shorthanded points (3), shorthanded goals (3) and game-winning goals (6)...Also finished tied for second in the NEWHA in points (37), tied for third in power-play goals (5) and tied for 10th in assists (15)...Led the team in goals (22), shorthanded goals (3) and game-winning goals (6)...Finished second on the team in points (37), power-play goals (5) and shots on goal (142)...Tallied 15 assists, recorded nine penalties for 18 minutes and finished the season +13...Scored twice, including a power-play goal, and fired 11 shots in the season opener at Post on 10/12...Dished out an assist at Plymouth State on 10/26...Put together her third career hat trick, including a power-play tally which was also the game-winner, against Becker on 10/28...Named NEWHA Player of the Week for the week ending on 10/28...Scored the game-winning goal and added an assist against Saint Michael's on 11/9...Contributed an assist against Saint Michael's on 11/10 to make it a three-point weekend (1-2-3)...Named to the NEWHA Honor Roll for the week ending on 11/11...Scored a goal at Sacred Heart on 11/16...Notched another goal at Sacred Heart on 11/17...Named to the NEWHA Honor Roll for the week ending on 11/18...Put home a goal against Morrisville on 12/1...Tallied a shorthanded marker and added an assist at Buffalo State on 12/7...Scored a goal against Potsdam on 1/4...Dished out two assists for a three-point weekend (1-2-3) against Potsdam on 1/5...Scored the game-winning goal while shorthanded and also chipped in an assist at Johnson & Wales on 1/12...Notched an assist against Saint Anselm on 1/18...Made it a three-point weekend (0-3-3) with a pair of assists at Salve Regina on 1/19...Scored twice, including the game-winner on the power play, at Saint Michael's on 1/25...Named to the NEWHA Honor Roll for the week ending on 1/27...Put home a power-play goal against Sacred Heart on 2/2...Dished out a pair of assists against Nichols on 2/8...Scored the game-winner on the power play at Anna Maria on 2/9 to complete a three-point weekend (1-2-3)...Piled up four points with her fourth career hat trick and an assist as well against Post on 2/15...Made it a seven-point weekend (5-2-7) with two goals, including a shorthanded tally, and an assist against Post on 2/16...Named NEWHA Player of the Week for the week ending on Feb. 17...Scored the game-winner and added an assist against Sacred Heart in the semifinal round of the NEWHA Tournament on 2/23...Chalked up a six-game point scoring streak (8-5-13) from 2/2 through 2/23.
2018-19 Statistics

As a Freshman in 2017-18: Played in all 30 games for the Ravens...NEWHA Co-Rookie of the Year...All-NEWHA Second Team selection...NEWHA All-Rookie Team selection...Led the NEWHA in points scored by a freshman (38)...Finished tied for second in the NEWHA in goals (19), tied for thrid in game-winning goals (4), ranked fourth in points (38), tied for fourth in power-play points (11), tied for fifth in power-play goals (5) and tied for seventh in assists (19)...Led the team in goals (19), points (38), game-winning goals (4) and plus/minus (+23)...Tied for the team lead in assists (19)...Finished second on the team in power-play goals (5) and shots on goal (118)...Tallied 19-19-38...Was whistled for 10 penalties totaling 20 minutes...Scored her first goal i nher collegiate debut, against Holy Cross on 10/20...Named to the NEWHA Honor Roll for the week ending on 10/22...Dished out her first career assist at Becker on 10/28...Scored a power-play goal and added an assist against Saint Michael's on 11/10...Made it a four-point weekend (2-2-4) with the game-winning goal, as well as an assist, against Saint Michael's on 11/11...Named NEWHA Rookie of the Week for the week ending on 11/12...Put home a power-play goal at Sacred Heart on 11/17...Scored a goal at Castleton on 11/21...Dished out a pair of assists at Morrisville State on 12/2...Scored a power-play goal, which stood as the game-winner, against Plymouth State on 12/8...Tallied a goal and an assist at Salem State on 12/9...Named NEWHA Player of the Week for the week ending on 12/10...Recorded her first career hat trick and added four assists for a seven-point night at Post on 1/12...Made it a nine-point weekend (4-5-9) with a goal and an assist at Post on 1/13...Named NEWHA Rookie of the Week for the week ending on 1/14...Scored the game-tying goal on the power play and also chipped in an assist at Saint Anselm on 1/20...Put home a pair of goals, including the game-winner on the power play, at Saint Michael's on 1/27...Posted her second career hat trick, this one of the natural variety, and added an assist for a four-point game against Post on 2/16...Piled up seven points on two goals, including the game-winner, and five assists, to make it an 11-point weekend (5-6-11), against Post on 2/17...Named NEWHA Player and Rookie of the Week for the week ending on 2/18...Dished out an assist against Holy Cross in the third-place game at the NEWHA Open Tournament on 2/25.
2017-18 Statistics

Before Franklin Pierce: Played at Arlington Catholic High School...Two-time All-League selection...League co-MVP as a senior...Aleppo Shriner's All-Star selection as a senior...Team captain as a senior...Two-time Boston Herald All-Scholastic selection...Played at the junior level for East Coast Wizards...Also a two-time captain in lacrosse and a member of the cross country team at Arlington Catholic.

Personal: Daughter of Jacquie and Vincent Amato...A health sciences major...Has an older brother, Anthony.

Recent Games
Feb 8 Nichols W, 5-0
Feb 9 at Anna Maria W, 3-0
Feb 15 Post W, 13-0
Feb 16 Post W, 5-1
Feb 23 vs. Sacred Heart W, 3-2
Feb 24 at Saint Anselm L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 15
Points 37 15
Goals 22 11
Assists 15 4
PIM 18 4
+/- +13 +1
Power-play goals 5 3
Short-handed goals 3 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 14 4
Game-winning goals 6 2
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 2 1
Shots 116 64
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 12 at Post W, 9-0 - 2 0 2 0 +2 1 0 0 0 0 11
Oct 13 at Post W, 5-0 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Oct 26 at Plymouth State W, 2-0 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Oct 28 Becker W, 6-1 - 3 0 3 0 +1 1 0 0 1 0 4
Nov 2 at Saint Anselm L, 8-2 - 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 3 Saint Anselm L, 5-2 1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 9 Saint Michael's W, 4-3 - 1 1 2 2 +0 0 0 0 1 0 8
Nov 10 Saint Michael's L, 5-2 1 0 1 1 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 16 at Sacred Heart L, 2-1 - 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 17 at Sacred Heart W, 2-0 1 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Nov 30 Morrisville State W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 1 Morrisville State L, 6-3 1 1 0 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 4 at Saint Anselm L, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 7 at Buffalo State W, 5-2 - 1 1 2 2 +2 0 1 0 0 0 3
Dec 8 at Buffalo State L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 4 SUNY Potsdam W, 4-2 - 1 0 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 5 SUNY Potsdam W, 6-1 1 0 2 2 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 8 at Suffolk W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 12 at Johnson & Wales (R.I.) W, 4-2 - 1 1 2 2 +1 0 1 0 1 0 1
Jan 18 Saint Anselm L, 3-1 - 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 19 at Salve Regina W, 3-1 - 0 2 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 7
Jan 25 at Saint Michael's W, 3-0 - 2 0 2 0 +1 1 0 0 1 0 7
Jan 26 at Saint Michael's W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 1 Sacred Heart T, 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 2 Sacred Heart L, 5-3 - 1 0 1 0 -2 1 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 8 Nichols W, 5-0 1 0 2 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 9 at Anna Maria W, 3-0 - 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 1 0 2
Feb 15 Post W, 13-0 - 3 1 4 0 +5 0 0 0 0 0 7
Feb 16 Post W, 5-1 1 2 1 3 2 +3 0 1 0 0 0 5
Feb 23 vs. Sacred Heart W, 3-2 1 1 1 2 0 -1 0 0 0 1 0 4
Feb 24 at Saint Anselm L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2017-18 30 19 19 38 20 +23 5 0 1 4 1 2 118
2018-19 31 22 15 37 18 +13 5 3 0 6 0 2 116
2019-20 3 2 1 3 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9
Total 64 43 35 78 38 +37 10 3 1 10 1 4 243
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 31 22 15 37 18 +13 5 3 0 6 0 2 116
Conference 15 11 4 15 4 +1 3 0 0 2 0 1 64
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 12 9 21 10 +7 2 1 0 2 0 2 50
Away 16 9 5 14 8 +7 3 2 0 3 0 0 62
Neutral 1 1 1 2 0 -1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4
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Wins 20 19 13 32 14 +22 4 3 0 6 0 2 84
Losses 10 3 2 5 4 -9 1 0 0 0 0 0 29
Ties 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
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October 4 5 1 6 0 +4 2 0 0 1 0 1 22
November 7 3 2 5 2 -5 0 0 0 1 0 0 28
December 4 2 1 3 4 +1 0 1 0 0 0 0 13
January 8 4 6 10 8 +6 1 1 0 2 0 0 24
February 8 8 5 13 4 +7 2 1 0 2 0 1 29