University of Miami Athletics

Carmen San Nicolas

position

Freestyle

Height

5-5

Class

Senior

Hometown

Marcia, Spain

High School

C.N. San Javier

Sophomore (2018-19): Entered Miami’s top-10 all-time performers list in 200-yard freestyle, posting ninth-best time in school history (1:49.07)…Won 100-yard freestyle (52.92) and took second in 200-yard freestyle (1:53.28) in dual meet with over FIU (Sept. 29)…Finished second in 200-yard freestyle (1:53.48) in tri-meet with Boston College and FAU (Nov. 2-3)…Swam 100-yard freestyle in 50.71 at First Chance Invite (Feb. 16)…Finished 100-yard freestyle in 50.72 at 2019 ACC Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships…Posted time of 1:49.07 in segment of 800-yard freestyle in Greensboro, N.C., to crack all-time top-10 performers list.

High School/Prep: Competed for IES Ruiz de Alda in San Javier…Team qualified for Region of Murcia championship in winter and summer 2017…Won over 30 medals spanning several events in Spanish nationals between 2012 and 2016, including in 50 freestyle, 100 free, 200 free, 100 backstroke, 200 back and 100 butterfly…Won 16 gold medals, 13 silver medals and six bronze medals…Won bronze medal at 2017 Summer Spanish Championship in 200 freestyle…Competed at European Championships for Spain and finished seventh in 2015 in 100-meter freestyle in first-ever trip to European Championships…Made semifinals in 200 free at European Championships in 2015 and 2016…Was member of Club Natacion San Javier Mar Menor.

Personal: Parents are Joaquin and Carmen…Has one brother, Pepe, and one sister, Lola…Intends to major in economics.