2013-14: Saw action in 29 games as a senior, starting in three ... scored a season-high nine points on 4-of-6 shooting in the season opener against Grace (Ind.) (Oct. 26) ... grabbed a season-high three rebounds against Grace (Oct. 26) ... scored four points off the bench in the win against Trinity International (Jan. 11) ... scored four points while going 2-for-2 from the free-throw line against Cardinal Stritch (Jan. 22) ... scored three points with three rebounds in 19 minutes off the bench against Illinois Tech (Feb. 3) ... went 2-for-4 from the field and 1-for-3 from distance for five points off the bench against Purdue Calumet (Feb. 12) ... had a season-high two steals against Olivet Nazarene (Feb. 8) ... scored six points with a pair of three-pointers against St. Francis (Feb. 19) ... went 3-for-6 from distance for nine points and two rebounds in the CCAC postseason matchup against Robert Morris (Feb. 24) ... made18 three-pointers on the season ... averaged 2.6 points per game on the year.
2012-13: Appeared in 25 games for the Saints with three starts ... scored a season-best 14 points against Goshen (Nov. 2) while playing a season-high 29 minutes ... hit 9-of-12 free-throw attempts (75%) on the season ... logged 207 minutes on the year (8.3 mpg) ... averaged 1.7 ppg.
2011-12: Appeared in 31 games while starting one game as a sophomore … averaged 2.5 ppg while logging 7.5 mpg … was third on the team in three-point field goals made (19) and second in three-point field goal percentage (33.3%) … hit 6-of-8 shots from the foul line … scored a season-high 11 points on back-to-back games against Roosevelt (Jan. 19) and IUSB (Jan. 21) … hit three three-point field goals on three occasions … pulled down a career-high 4 rebounds against Judson (Dec. 3) … reached double-figures in scoring four times.
2010-11: Appeared in 26 games off the bench as a freshman … averaged 1.3 ppg while logging 7.9 mpg … scored a season-high 12 points on 4-of-4 shooting from three-point range against Trinity International (Jan. 15) … recorded a steal in six different games.
Prep: Scored 327 points for the Gordon Tech Rams her senior season en route to a 14-15 record … led the team in scoring at 11.6 ppg her senior year while also recording 1.6 spg … four year varsity athlete in both basketball and softball … two year All-Conference athlete for both basketball and softball where she was also named team MVP … set the school-record for most three-point field goals made in a single season and in a career… threw multiple no hitters and perfect games for softball … advanced three years in a row at the IHSA three-point competition.
Personal: Kristin is the daughter of Rich and Theresa Nitka … majoring in business … born on June 4, 1992.
Points: 14, Goshen (11/2/12)
Rebounds: 4, Judson (12/3/11)
Assists: 2, three times (M.R. 12/8/11)
Steals: 2, twice (M.R. 2/8/14)
Blocks: 1, six times (M.R. 11/12/13)
FGM: 4, six times (M.R. 10/26/13)
3PTM: 4, twice (M.R. 11/2/12)
FTM: 3, Calumet St. Joseph (12/1/12)
|1||Lindsey Steffen||SR||G/F||5-8||Nappanee, Ind.|
|2||Kari Barnes||SO||G||5-8||Fort Wayne, Ind.|
|10||Megan Eve||SR||G||5-7||Scottsburg, Ind.|
|11||Jillian DeLucia||SR||G||5-6||Fishers, Ind.|
|22||Kristin Nitka||SR||G||5-7||Chicago, Ill.|
|23||Mary Fitzgerald||SR||G/F||5-8||Livonia, Mich.|
|30||Maggie Gondeck||JR||F||6-0||Michigan City, Ind.|
|32||Shana Anderson||FR||G||5-8||Bourbon, Ind.|
|33||Anna Heck||FR||G/F||5-8||Elkhart, Ind.|
|35||Shelby Nelson||FR||F||6-0||Mishawaka, Ind.|
|44||Carmen Lowe||SO||F||5-11||Fort Wayne, Ind.|
|54||Francesca McCarthy||SR||F||5-9||Terre Haute, Ind.|
|8-22 (.267)||4-13 (.235)||Lost 5|
|Trinity Christian College at||5:30 pm|
|Holy Cross at||2:00 pm|
|(13)Purdue University Calumet||EST|
|Holy Cross at||6:00 pm|
|Calumet College of St. Joseph||EST|
|(6)Olivet Nazarene University at||1:00 pm|
|Holy Cross at||75|
|(5)University of Saint Francis||92|