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Study & Play USA
2016 Australian Swimming Recruit: Nicola Mead
Upstanding member of sporting and school communities
Well respected by peers
Hails from well- respected family
Perfect personality for US College life: independent, happy, positive, and confident.
Thrives in a team environment
See certificate below from the Australian Olympic Committee awarding Nicola her Outstanding Fair Play and Sportsmanship. An award received by few.
Recipient of Prestigious Pierre de Coubertin Award – for students that exhibit fair play and sportsmanship. This makes Nicola the ideal Student –Athlete for US College. She really is the full package.
Nicola is achieving above average grades in high school
Awarded Senior Student Leadership position at prestigious St Rita’s College, an all-girls private school.
Achieved consistent above average level grades throughout High School
Graduates December 2015
GPA – 2.800
See reference from high school below
ALL- STATE representative
Preferred strokes- FLY, FREE, and Individual Medley
Technically very sound – well coached
Hard working, dedicated, committed athlete.
See coach reference below
See training video of Nicola below
See below resume for Short Course/Long Course /PBs/ achievements
How awesome running into @study_play_usa 2019 swimming student-athlete @tara__draper working at the Australian Open today! Super excited to see what 2019 holds for you Tara! 🇺🇸💪🏊🏻♀️😎 #studyandplayusa #ausopen #collegeswimming