U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association releases academic awards
33 Returners And 26 First Year Athletes Honored
Results from the 2012 NCAA Preliminary Round
Pack sends five to West Region
Pack concludes outdoor season with seventh place finish
Butte College: Competed in volleyball and track and field for the Butte College Roadrunners ... Named Golden Valley Conference volleyball MVP in 2008 and 2009 ... Holds the Butte College record for kills ... Claimed first in the heptathlon at the state championship in 2009 and 2010 ... Led the volleyball team to the Golden Valley Conference Championship in 2008 and 2009 and helped the track and field program to a conference championship in 2010.
High School: Attended Gridley High School in Gridley, Calif. ... Lettered four years in track and field, three years in basketball and volleyball and one year in softball ... Earned defensive volleyball player of the year in 2007 and team MVP honors in 2008 ... Named first-team all-Butte View League for volleyball ... Competed in the long jump and 300-meter hurdles at the 2008 California State Championship.
Personal: Daughter Kevin and Leah Nichols ... Has two brothers, Chris (23) and Tyler (18) ... Brother Tyler plays baseball at Sacramento State ... Majoring in community health sciences with the intention of becoming a coach or athletic trainer.