Nicole Gilbert is a freshman from Hanover, Mass.
The best piece of advice I’ve received is, from my high school coach, Ron Glennon: Don't worry about the competition, focus on yourself.
I chose to come to JMU because of the beautiful area, friendly people and to get out of the New England area.
My favorite non-track and field memory is my whole high school career; it was a blast.
My favorite track and field memory is making All-American at my last high school meet.
The accomplishment of which I am proudest is making All-American.
My favorite thing about track and field is the intense competition.
A person who is an inspiration to me is Beyonce, because she is a strong, talented woman living her dream.
The one thing I miss most about my hometown is my best friends, family, and puppies.
The one thing I can’t live without is my car.
If I could invent something, the absolute best thing to invent would be a time machine.
My favorite sports team is the Boston Celtics.