Nicole Anderson - Women's Track and Field - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Nicole Anderson

Middle Distance

Class Sophomore
Event Middle Distance
Hometown Billerica, Mass.
High School Billerica Memorial
Major Human and Organizational Development
Bio

Career Results

Career Honors

  • 2022 NCAA Regional qualifier as member of the 4×100 relay
  • Served as alternate for 4×400 relay at NCAA Championships (June 8-11) and East Prelims (May 25-28)
  • Ranks first all-time at Vanderbilt as member of the outdoor 4×100 relay (44.93)
  • Ranks eighth all-time at Vanderbilt in indoor 1,000 meters (2:52.83)
  • Ranks eighth all-time at Vanderbilt as member of indoor 4×400 meter relay (3:42.49)
  • 2021 NCAA Regional qualifier as member of 4×400 relay
  • 2020-21 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • Ranks seventh all-time at Vanderbilt as member of indoor 4×400 relay (3:40.57)
  • Ranks eighth all-time at Vanderbilt as member of indoor distance medley relay (11:31.08)

As a Sophomore (2022)

  • Competed at five meets and seven outdoor meets, notched 15 top-10 finishes through both seasons
  • 2022 NCAA Regional qualifier as member of the 4×100 relay, finished 19th (45.62)
  • Served as alternate for 4×400 relay at NCAA Championships (June 8-11) and East Prelims (May 25-28)
  • At SEC Outdoor Championships (May 12-14), placed 28th in 800 meters (2:24.51), sixth in 4×100 (45.17), and ninth in 4×400 (3:44.43)
  • Set personal best in 400 meters at home meet, Outdoor Music City Challenge, finishing seventh overall (57.48)
  • Part of 4×100 relay that finished first at Georgia Tech Invitational and reset school record (44.93)
  • Competed as member of distance medley relay at SEC Indoor Championships (Feb. 25-26) finished ninth (11:35.03)
  • Set personal best in 1,000 meters (2:52.83) at first indoor home meet of the season, Commodore Indoor, finishing eighth
  • Ranks eighth all-time at Vanderbilt in indoor 1,000 meters (2:52.83)
  • Ranks eighth all-time at Vanderbilt as member of indoor 4×400 meter relay (3:42.49)

As a Freshman (2021)

  • First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • Competed at all four indoor meets and six outdoor meets
  • Served as alternate for 4×400 relay at NCAA East Regionals (May 29)
  • Placed 18th in the 800 meters (2:11.91) at SEC Outdoor Championships (May 14)
  • Finished seventh with season-best 2:10.54 in the outdoor 800 meters at Black and Gold Invitational (April 17)
  • Season-best 4:58.04 in the outdoor 1,500 meters at Bulldog Relays (March 26)
  • Scored at SEC Indoor Championships (Feb. 25) as member of the distance medley relay (11:31.08)
  • Member of winning 4×400-meter relay (3:40.57) at Music City Challenge (Feb. 13)
  • Made collegiate debut and finished third in 4×400 and distance medley relays at Vanderbilt Invitational (Jan. 15-16) 

The Anderson File

  • Four-year letterwinner at Billerica Memorial under head coach Cullen Hagan
  • 2019 All-American in the 800 meters (fourth place) at New Balance Outdoor Nationals
  • Two-time state champion
  • Two-time New England champion
  • Nine-time conference champion
  • Four-time MIAA divisional champion
  • School record holder in 13 events
  • Six-time team MVP
  • Four-time team captain
  • Multiple Boston Herald/Boston Globe All-Scholastic team honoree
  • SUMMA Award recipient
  • Personal bests in high school included: 400 meters (56.2), 800 meters (2:07.1) and mile (5:10)
  • Daughter of Jeanine and Michael Anderson
  • Has a twin sister, Deidra
  • Adventurous eater, including scorpion and cactus, etc.
  • Performed in two musicals in high school