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  Nicole Rietz
Nicole Rietz

Player Profile
Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Billings, Mont.

High School:
West HS

Event:
Distance

Experience:
2VL

01/26/2012

Utah Track and Field Excels in Classroom

Thirty-two student-athletes named to academic honor roll.

At Utah

2013 Cross Country:

Finished 80th at the NCAA Mountain Regional Championships with a season-best 6-km time of 22:15.6 ... recorded a 66th-place finish at the Pac-12 Championships ... crossed the line 84th at the Stanford Invitational ... Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention.

2013 Outdoor Track:

Finished 29th in the 1,500 (4:45.92) at the Pac-12 Conference Championships ... season-best 1,500 time of 4:40.10 at San Francisco ... recorded a season-best 800 time of 2:17.14 for 12th at the Utah Spring Classic ... named to Pac-12 All-Academic Second-Team.

2013 Indoor Track:

Earned 24th in the mile with a time of 5:12.21 at the MPSF Championships ... clocked a season-best 5:07.79 in the mile for seventh at the Bronco Invitational ... received MPSF All-Academic team honors.

2012 Cross Country:

Finished 69th at the NCAA Mountain Regional Championships with a six-kilometer time of 22:20.8 ... earned 79th at the Pac-12 Championships ... finished 16th at the Utah State Open ... named to the Pac-12 All-Academic second team.

2012 Outdoor Track:

Redshirt season.

2012 Indoor Track:

Redshirt season.

2011 Cross Country:

Finished 105th at the NCAA Mountain Region Championships with a time of 23:45.6 ... finished 87th at Pac-12 Championships ... earned eighth at Utah State Open with a time of 17:56 ... was the 11th overall finisher at BYU Autumn Classic with a time of 18:53 ... claimed the 11th spot at UNLV Invitational.

High School:

Four-time state qualifier in cross country ... finished fourth at the state cross country championships in junior and senior seasons ... earned team's MVP award three consecutive years ... received all-state accolades 12 times (eight in track and four in cross country) ... earned eight academic all-state awards ... personal bests include: 400 (58.6 seconds), 800 (2:14), 1,600 (5:03), 3,200 (11:28), and three mile (18:01) ... member of National Honor Society.

Personal:

Daughter of David and Suzanne Rietz ... born September 13, 1992 ... exercise sports science major and pre-physical therapy ... enjoys horseback riding, camping, cross fit, yoga, and skiing.

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