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Nikki Bates Walsh Athlete Profile

#10 Nikki Bates Walsh

Nikki Bates Walsh
Positions: Backstroke, Butterfly Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 2002-2006 Hometown: Logan, UT Last School: Logan High School


Majoring in English ... parents are Brian and Yolanda ... Honor Roll ... National Honor Society ... married to Spencer Walsh ... hobbies include reading, biking and camping

Before BYU

High school swim team captain ... MVP 98-99 ... three-time player of the week ... holds six school records ... holds the region record in the 200 IM

2002-2003 | Freshman Year

Participated in 10 of the Cougars' 11 meets during the regular season

2003-2004 | Sophomore Year

Swam in 10 meets with the Cougars ... Placed third in the 200 IM against Air Force

2004-2005 | Junior Year

Swam in every meet with the Cougars during the season ... Recorded six top-five finishes on the season

2005-2006 | Senior Year

Fifth-fastest season-high time in the 50 back, clocking in at 29.08 against Colorado State ... fifth-fastest 100 back time at 59.89 a season- and personal-best achieved at the Mountain West Conference Championships ... finished 14th in the 200 back at the MWC Championships with a season-high time of 2:04.52 ... earned a season-high time in the 400 IM at the Pacific Tiger Invitational with a time of 4:44.25.