Jessica Nicholson
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Santa Teresa HS '10

Height:
5-4

Event:
IM/Fly

Major:
Biological Sciences




SELECTED CAREER BESTS:
500 Free: 5:09.04 (3/2/13)
1000 Free: 10:29.42 (3/1/12)
200 Fly: 2:12.38 (12/3/11)
200 IM: 2:13.90 (3/4/12)

2012-13: Best times of the season include: 200 free (2:01.61) vs. CSUB; 500 free (5:09.54) at Allington; 100 fly (1:05.45) at Pacific Invite; 200 fly (2:14.51) and 200 back (2:15.14) at Fresno State-UCSB; 200 IM (2:18.05) at Nevada.

2011-12: Scored season bests in four freestyle events at season-ending Juanita Allington Memorlal Senior Championships: 200 (1:59.64), 500 (5:12.75), 1,000 (10:29.42) and 1,650 (17:41.69)... Also hit PR in 200 IM (2:13.90) at Allington meet while setting season-best 400 IM of 4:37.47 at Mizzou Invite.

2010-11: Set six season bests at Allington Memorial meet: 500 free (5:17.79), 1,000 free (10:45.06), 1,650 free (18:03.00), 100 fly (1:03.20), 200 fly (2:12.95) and 200 IM (2:18.17).

SANTA TERESA HS '10: Qualified for Central Coast Section meet in 500 free (12th) and 200 IM (19th) as a senior... Helped team to three straight Blossom Valley Athletic League crowns... Earned team's Most Inspirational award as a freshman... Also won that award in cross country in 2007... Captured Senior Scholar-Athlete Award... Competed for South Valley Aquatics (San Jose) from 1997-2010.

PERSONAL: Born in San Jose, Calif.... Majoring in biological sciences... Parents are Kimberly Barry and Scott Nicholson... Older sister, Kaylee, attends UC Santa Cruz... If she won a million dollars, she would donate to wildlife conservation organizations.