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 Early Childhood/Elementary Education

Career Results

Career Honors
• 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 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