Nicki should be a top three runner for the Gamecocks in 2006 ... She had her best track season last year, running 10:15 for 3K indoors and 18:22 for 5K ... During most of last year's cross country season, she was the teams No. 2 or No. 3 runner ... Nicki stayed in Columbia this summer and worked an internship and trained everyday with Karen Wigal. The training should help her continue her improve ... Coach Rosenthal expects Nicki to race in the 17's this fall ... While in high school, Nicki earned All-American honors twice as a member of Ridgefield's 4 x 800 Relay ... She was an eight-time all-state runner and two-time All-New England honoree in high school ... She was born Nov. 8, 1985 to Peter and Pamela Breves.
"The opportunity to be a part of a great track and cross country program, while pursuing a degree in exercise science. The warm weather, friendly people and teammates."
GOALS THIS SEASON?
"An under 18 minute 5K and a top half SEC finish for the team."