Prior to ETSU: Sprinted at Tyner Academy in Chattanooga prior to ETSU, becoming a state champion in the 100m dash with a time of 12.13 in 2018 ... Was a runner up in the 200m in 2018 ... Finished fifth place in the 100m as a freshman at the 2015 TSSAA state championships before earning a second place finish in 2016 ... Finished fifth at the state meet in the 200m event in 2016 ... Also set the 60m dash record at the Vanderbilt HS Invitational with a 7.61 finish ... Her personal records include a 7.57 in the 60m, a 11.96 in the 100m and a 24.92 in the 200m.

Personal: Born on Dec. 23, 1999 ... from Chattanooga, Tenn. … Daughter of Keith Johnson and Valencia Monique Saxton … Her cousin, Mykeah Johnson, was a four-year member of the ETSU softball team from 2014-17 and holds the school record for walks in a season (41), which she set during the 2017 SoCon Championship season  … Anticipated major for Nicole is nursing.