University of Pittsburgh Bradford
Nick Gier

Nicholas Gier
Number: 5
Class: Senior
Hometown: North Collins, N.Y.
High School: North Collins
Position: Defender
Player bio:

2012: Collected 15 starts for the Panthers while appearing in 16 matches … helped anchor a defense that allowed 2.35 goals per game and totaled three shutouts … scored his first a career marker against D’Youville, his only shot on goal all season … added an assist in the team’s win against Franciscan.

2011: Appeared in nine games ... part of a defense that ranked second in the AMCC in goals against average (1.57) and third in shutouts (4).

2010: Appeared in four games ... was part of a defense that allowed 1.71 goals per game and posted six shutouts ... named to the AMCC All-Academic squad.

Personal: The son of Jeffrey and Tereasa Gier ... has one sibling, Samantha ... an environmental studies major.