NCAA Championships are Thursday-Saturday in Auburn, Ala.
Rachel Nicol automatically qualifies for NCAA Championship
2014-15 (Sr.): NORTH TEXAS: Finished 3rd in the 100-back … TEXAS/ARIZONA: Placed fifth in the 100-back … TEXAS A&M/TENNESSEE: Was part of a 4th place 400-free relay team (Volchkov, Nicholas, Gutschenritter) ... LSU: Finished 6th in the 200-back and 7th in the 100-back ... RICE: Finished 4th in the 200-free and 100-back.2013-14 (Jr.): Texas A&M: Earned a sixth place finish in the 50-free (25.42).
2012-13 (So.): Conference USA Comissioners Honor Roll.
2011-12 (Fr.): Placed 24th in the 200-back 3/29-31 at the Indy Grand Prix ... Came in 10th in the 200-back 3/9-11 at the Columbus Grand Prix ... Conference USA Championship: Finished fourth in the 100-yard backstroke, fourth in the 200-back, seventh in the 200-free and was a member of the winning 800-free relay squad 2/15-18 at the Conference USA Championships ... Placed second in the 200-back and was a member of the second-place 200-medley relay team 1/25 at TCU ... Was a member of the second-place 400-medley relay team 1/21 at Houston ... Came in 22nd in the 100-back 1/20-22 at the Austin Grand Prix ... Competed in the 100-back, 200-back and 200-meter freestyle 12/1-3 at the AT&T Winter National Championships... Was a member of the first-place 800-free relay, the third-place 200-free relay and the 400-free relay teams 11/17-19 at the Cougar Classic ... Took second in the 200-free 11/4 against North Texas and Wyoming ... Was a member of the winning 200-free relay team 10/15 at Rice ...Conference USA Comissioners Honor Roll.
Prior to SMU: Was a member of the Youth National swim team and Junior National Team in Sweden.
Personal: Chose SMU because the swim staff ... Enjoys hanging out with friends and watching movies ... Lists Michael Phelps as her favorite athlete ... Parents are Jorgen and Caroline ... Has two sisters.