Nicole Legler
Nicole Legler
Height: 5-7
Year: FR
Hometown: Orchard Park, N.Y.
High School: Orchard Park

High School:

  • Attended three high schools between Western N.Y. and Lincoln, Neb.: Orchard Park H.S. (2012-13; 2015-16), Lincoln Southeast (2013-14), and Lincoln Southwest (2014-15)
  • In 2012, was the ECIC and sectional champion in doubles at Orchard Park H.S.
  • Advanced to the second round of the 2012 N.Y. State Public High School Athletic Association doubles championship
  • Finished third in doubles at the 2014 Nebraska Class A Championship at Lincoln Southeast
  • Posted a 17-0 record in singles and 11-3 mark in doubles in 2014.
  • Ranked #1 in USTA Nebraska for Girls 16’s

Personal:

  • Born June 16, 1998
  • Daughter of Jill and Patrick Legler
  • Has a sister, Taylor
  • Enjoys hiking, writing poetry, and playing all types of sports
  • Plans to major in dietetics
  • Lists her favorite athlete as Roger Federer
  • Chose URI because: “I like the campus layout and location, allowing me to explore a new part of the country with all it has to offer.  Academically, the dietetic program has the exact track for me to pursue my career goal of becoming a sports dietitian.  URI is the perfect fit academically and athletically.”