Macie McNichols
Macie  McNichols

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brecksville, Ohio

High School:
Gilmour Academy

Event:
Freestyle, Butterfly

01/23/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

10/11/2016

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

02/23/2016

Ohio State Announces 2016 Huntington Bucks Go Pro Class

Thirty-seven student-athletes will be interning this summer

As a junior (2017): Academic All-Big Ten and OSU Scholar Athlete … honorable mention All-American as a member of the 200 freestyle relay … competed at NCAA Championships in three relay events: 200 freestyle, 200 medley, and 400 freestyle relays … Second Team All-Big Ten after finishing second in the 200 freestyle relay at Big Ten Championships … swam in four events at Big Tens: the 200 and 400 freestyle relays, 100 freestyle, and 100 butterfly … had nine individual or relay first place finishes as a junior … had the second-fastest 50 and 100 freestyle times on the team: 22.43 and 49.34, respectively

As a sophomore (2016): 
Honorable mention All-American in the 200 and 400 freestyle relays … Big Ten Champion and First Team All-Big Ten after winning in the 200 freestyle relay … had the second-fastest 50 freestyle time on the team (22.48) and the third-fastest in the 100 freestyle (49.61) … helped set the school record in the 200 free relay (1:28.29) … placed fourth at the Big Ten Championships in the 50 free and also swam in the 100 free and 100 butterfly … Ohio State Scholar Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten

As a freshman (2015): 
Made her collegiate debut in the dual meet against Miami (OH), swimming in three events: 100 and 200 freestyle as well as the 100 butterfly … won the 100 free in her first collegiate meet (52.16) … swam at Big Ten Championships as a freshman, competing in the 50, 100, and 200 freestyle … achieved a high finish of 13th at Big Tens, which she did in the 50 free (22.92).

Background: 
Swam for four years under the direction of head coach John Fagan at the Gilmour Academy in Gates Mills, Ohio ... regarded as the team's MVP four-consecutive seasons ... won state titles in the 50 freestyle and 100 freestyle during her junior campaign ... also conquered a state title as a sophomore in the 50 freestyle ... finished runner-up at the state championshipsfour times ... named a three-time scholastic All-American ... received All-Ohio honorsfour times ... an eight-time individual All-American ... the daughter of Tim McNichols and Leigh Owen ... has two siblings, Tyler and Riley.