Nicole Hilton
Nicole  Hilton


McDonald, Pa.

High School:
South Fayette

Exercise Science


No. 22 Buckeyes Finish 26th at NCAA Championship

Katie Borchers earns the second All-America award of her career


No. 22 Ohio State Ready to Run at the NCAA Championships

Buckeyes set for second NCAA appearance in school history


Ohio State Receives At-Large Bid to NCAA Championships

19th-ranked Buckeyes set to make second appearance at nationals in school history


No. 19 Buckeyes Finish Fifth at Great Lakes Regional

Katie Borchers and Michelle Thomas earn All-Region honors for Ohio State


No. 19 Ohio State Takes Fourth at the Big Ten Championships

Buckeyes equal best finish in school history; Borchers earns All-Big Ten honors


2014 NCAA Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton/Walt Middleton Photography & Kyle Terwilliger, USTFCCCA

Athletic Accolades
Individual qualifier to the 2011 NCAA Championships
2011 All-Great Lakes region selection

Academic Achievements
2012 USTFCCCA Division Academic All-American
Five-time Academic All-Big Ten selection
Four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

5k - 17:06.2
6k - 21:08

2014 (Senior) Represented the Buckeyes at the NCAA championships ... ran a 6k PR of 21:08 at the NCAA Great Lakes regional, placing 48th overall ... finished 62nd at the Big Ten championships in a season-best 6k time of 21:30.2 ... helped Ohio State defeat nine ranked teams at the adidas Invitational with a time of 21:33 ... finished 48th at the Notre Dame Invitational in a 5k PR of 17:06.2 ... placed 12th at the Bluegrass Invitational in a time of 17:15.9 ... opened season with a seventh-place finish at the Flyer 5k Challenge in a time of 18:49.7.

2013 (Junior) Finished 49th overall at both the NCAA Great Lakes regional and Big Ten championships ... placed 16th overall at the 6k Big Ten Preview ... also competed at the Notre Dame Invitational, Pre-Nationals and the Flyer 5k Challenge.

2012 (Sophomore) Represented OSU at both the Great Lakes regional and Big Ten championship, finishing 42nd and 44th, respectively ... finished seventh at the Meijer 5k Challenge ... placed 66th with a 5k PR time of 17:38 at the Notre Dame Invitational ... also ran at the adidas and Spartan Invitationals.

2011 (Freshman) Had stellar opening season that ended with a 142nd-place finish at the 6k NCAA championships in a time of 21:21.4 ... finished 20th at 6k NCAA Great Lakes Regional in a time of 21:09.3, good for All-Region honors... placed 37th at Big Ten championships in PR of 21:09 ... top Buckeye finisher at the 6k Wisconsin adidas Invitational (21:29) and at the 4k Toledo Inter-Regional Bubble Buster ... took second overall in first meet of season, the 5k Appalachian State Mountaineer Open.

South Fayette High School 2011 Pennsylvania Class AA state champion in the 3200m run ... 2010 runner-up in the 3200m run.