Nicole Valdez
Nicole Valdez
Year: FR
Hometown: Providence, R.I.
High School: Hope
Events: Throws
Major: Kinesiology

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • Weight Throw: 16.10 (2018-19 at Atlantic 10 Championship)
  • Outdoor
    • Hammer Throw: 50.60 (2018-19 at UConn Northeast Challenge)

Career Honors & Awards

  • 2019 Atlantic 10 Indoor All-Rookie Team (Weight Throw)
  • Atlantic 10 Indoor Rookie of the Week (Feb. 19, 2019)

2018-19

  • Indoor:
    • Won the weight throw (15.96m) at the Brown Invitational.
    • Placed third in the weight throw (16.10m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Outdoor:
    • Finished fifth in the hammer throw (45.76m) at the Bryant Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Placed third in the hammer (49.47m) at the Minutemen Invitational.
    • Finished seventh in the hammer (50.60m) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Placed second in the hammer (49.16m) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Finished fourth in the hammer (49.01m) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational.
    • Finished fifth in the hammer (49.21m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished 15th in the hammer (46.73m) at the New England Championship.

High School

  • Attended Hope High School.

Personal

  • Has two sisters, Leinni and Lisbeth.
  • Majoring in Kinesiology with plans of becoming a physical therapist.