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Noah Nichols

Breaststroke/IM
Position
Sophomore
Class
Midlothian, Va.
Hometown
Steward School
High School / Club
Noah Nichols - Swimming & Diving - Virginia Cavaliers

All-America
2021:
100 Breast, 400 Medley Relay

All-ACC
2021:
100 Breast

Virginia Career Bests
100 Breast:
51.36 (2nd all-time at UVA)
100 Fly: 50.63
200 Breast: 1:52.98 (2nd all-time at UVA)
200 IM: 1:46.29
200 Free: 1:41.10

2021-22
• Swam second leg of 200 medley relay finishing 11th at NCAA Championships
• Finished fifth in the 100 breast, ninth in 200 breast and 18th in 200 IM with season-best times at the ACC Championships
• Won the 200 medley relay, and placed 2nd in the 200 breast at the team’s meet against UC Berkeley
• Placed 3rd in the 100 fly at the team’s meet against Army
• Placed 2nd in the 200 breast, and 400 medley relay at the team’s meet against Texas
• Placed 2nd in the 400 medley relay, and 3rd in the 200 breast at the Tennessee Invitational
• Won a silver metal in the 100 breast at the 2021 Toyota U.S. Open Championships
• Won the 400 medley relay, 100 breast, and 200 breast at the team’s meet against North Carolina
•  Won the 100 and 200 breast at the team’s meet against NC State

2020-21
• Earned All-America honors with the 400-yard medley relay that finished ninth and set a school record at the NCAA Championships
• Finished 14th in the 100-yard breaststroke and 29th in the 200-yard breaststroke at NCAA Championships
• Earned All-ACC honors with a second-place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke, also finished fifth in the 200-yard breaststroke and 19th in the 200-yard IM at the ACC Championships
• Swam breaststroke leg of the 400-yard medley relay that finished fourth at ACCs
• Recorded a time of 1:56.91 in the 200 breast and 1:49.12 in the 200 IM in the team’s double dual meet against Alabama and Tennessee

Background
• Named Poseidon Swimming’s Swimmer of the Year seven times
• Named Steward School’s MVP four times
• Two-time high school All-American
• Three-time team captain for Steward School

Personal
• Undeclared
• Son of Lara Nichols and Prescott Nichols
• Has one sister, Kendall
• National Honors Society member
• Member of high school entrepreneurship program