Kelly McNichols
blank Kelly McNichols
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Napervile, Ill.

High School:
Naperville Central

Event:
Breast/Free/IM

2009-2010 (Senior Season)
•Named the recipient of the Lisa Coole Memorial Swimming Scholarship.
2008-2009 (Junior Season)
• Won first place in the 200 medley relay at the NCAA Championships, earning All-America honors.
• Earned two additional All-America honors and two Honorable Mention All-American honors at the NCAA Championships.
• Earned All-America status after finishing fourth and eighth in the 400 and 200 freestyle relay, respectively, and Honorable Mention All-America status by finishing 10th in the 100 breaststroke and 34th in the 100 butterfly at NCAAs.
• Was part of school record 200 and 400 free and 200 medley relays at the NCAAs.
• Named Second Team All-SEC after finishing second with the 400 freestyle relay team at the SEC Championships.
• Finished sixth in the 100 breaststroke, seventh in the 100 freestyle and 11th in the 200 individual medley at the SEC Championships.
•Named the recipient of the Lisa Coole Memorial Swimming Scholarship.
• Ranks sixth in the school record book for the 200 IM, eighth in the 100 breaststroke and ninth in the 100 freestyle
• Set career-bests in the 200 freestyle and 200 individual medley at the UGA Fall Invitational.
• Named to the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll.
2007-2008 (Sophomore Season)
• Earned three All-America honors for the 400 and 800 medley relays and the 200 medley relay at the NCAAs.
• Earned three Honorable Mention All-America certificates in the 100 breast, 200 freestyle relay and 400 medley relay.
• Finished 16th in the 100 breaststroke at the NCAAs.
• Named Second-Team All-SEC following the SECs.
• Placed second in the 100 breaststroke, sixth in the 100 freestyle and ninth in the 200 IM at the SECs.
• Helped the 800 freestyle relay come in second, the 400 medley relay finish third, and the 400 freestyle and the 200 medley relays place fourth at the SECs.
• Named to the Fall Semester Athletic Director's Honor Roll as the Lady Bulldogs recorded the highest GPA among Georgia's women's sports.
• Chosen for the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll.
• Named the recipient of the Lisa Coole Memorial Swimming Scholarship.
• Named an Academic All-American.
2006-2007 (Freshman Season)
• Earned four All-America awards and an Honorable Mention certificate at the NCAAs.
• Placed fourth in the 100 breaststroke at the NCAAs.
• Swam on the 400 freestyle relay that was third, the 200 medley relay that was fifth and the 400 medley relay that was ninth at the NCAAs.
• Named Second-Team All-SEC by the league's coaches and Honorable Mention All-SEC by the Knoxville News Sentinel.
• Placed fifth in the 100 breaststroke, eighth in the 100 freestyle and 15th in the 200 IM at the SECs.
• Swam on the 400 and 800 freestyle and the 200 and 400 medley relays that all finished second.
• Ranked fifth in the 100 breast (1:00.36) on Georgia's all-time list.
• Named the recipient of the Lisa Coole Memorial Swimming Scholarship.
High School
• Graduated from Naperville Central.
• Named the 2005 Illinois Swimmer of the Year.
• Was a two-time state record holder in the 200 freestyle and 200 medley relay.
• Was the first-ever four-time gold medalist at 2004 Illinois State Championship.
• Was a seven-time high school state champion.
• Played water polo her junior and senior years.
• Coached by Jon Carlson, Kristen Lieyeos and Mark Townsend.
Personal
• Born Dec. 21, 1987.
• Daughter of Jim and Marcia McNichols.
• Majoring in Advertising.
Collegiate Personal Bests
100 Freestyle 48.63 02/21/2009
100 Breaststroke 1:00.08 03/20/2009
200 Breaststroke 2:14.93 12/07/2008
200 Individual Medley 1:58.21 12/05/2008

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