4 Mikaela Nocetti
4 - Mikaela Nocetti
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Carmichael, Calif.
Previous College: Portland

2019 Beach Season
Named honorable mention all-Big West Conference after playing all 21 matches, including 17 at the No. 1 spot of the lineup…with the score tied at 2-2 at home against San Francisco, Nocetti and Sarah Davis provided the match clinching win at No. 1…Nocetti/Davis won five matches together, including an 18-21, 21-18, 16-14 victory over Mia Mason and Olivia Hallaran from Arizona, which was ranked 12th in the nation at the time…the duo played 14 matches at No. 1 in the team’s lineup, and four times at No. 2…of those 18 matches Davis and Nocetti played together, they took on a nationally ranked opponent in seven of those contests…had a three-match winning streak from April 5-19, beating opponents from UC Davis, Pacific and Arizona.

2018 Beach Season
Played in all 21 matches…that included a team-best 17 times at the No. 1 spot in the team’s lineup…won three matches at No. 1, and one match at No. 2…played in 18 matches with doubles partner Sarah Davis, where the team appeared 14 times at the No. 1 spot and four times at No. 2…also played at No. 1 with Lana Brown on three occasions…played the first 18 matches of the season with Davis…a Big West all-academic selection.

2017 Beach Season
Did not play during the season.

2016 Beach Season
A midyear transfer, Nocetti played one match of beach volleyball in the spring with the Hornets…in that match, she teamed with Julia Wright at No. 5 to beat Kim Gutierrez and Madison Murtagh of 13th-ranked San Francisco by a 21-17, 19-21, 15-11 score.

Prior to Sacramento State

Spent the 2015 indoor season playing at the University of Portland of the West Coast Conference…played back row in all 31 matches, and 112 of 114 sets for a Pilots team that went 16-15…finished the season with 17 aces and 89 digs…averaged 0.79 digs per set.

High School
A 2015 graduate of El Camino High School in Sacramento…was a four-year starting outside hitter for the varsity team…helped the Eagles to a four-year combined overall record of 149-25, and 43-2 in the Capital Athletic League…helped the team to three Sac-Joaquin section championships (2011-12, 2014) and four consecutive conference titles…the team also reached the CIF state quarterfinals in 2011 and 2014, and the 2012 CIF state final four…named the Sacramento Bee Volleyball Player of the Year as a senior…a two-time league MVP, three-time all-league (first team on two occasions) and three-time all-metro (first team twice) selection…for her career, she averaged 4.23 kills and 1.64 digs per set to go along with a .321 hitting percentage…that includes 1,379 career kills.

A kinesiology major who graduated from Sacramento State in May of 2019…parents are Ron and Deanne Nocetti…played for Five Starz in Davis for former Sacramento State head coach Debby Colberg.