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    Nicole Tilley
    Nicole Tilley

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Chandler, Ariz.

    High School:
    Corona

    Weapon:
    Epée



    2010-11: Wildcat epée and overall team captain ... Placed 14th at the Remenyik Open ... Posted an 8-5 record at the UC San Diego West Invitational ... Finished 9-1 at the Philadelphia Invitational after a 7-2 mark at the NYU Invitational the day before ... Notched a perfect 6-0 record at the Notre Dame Duals, recording her 100th career victory in the process ... Posted an 8-2 mark at the Northwestern Duals.

    2009-10: Finished 23-4 in four tournaments as a junior ... Won her first 17 dual meets of the year, including a combined 16-0 record at the NU duals ... Also won a bout at the Notre Dame Duals ... Earned second team All-Midwest Conference honors after finishing eighth at the Midwest Conference Championships with a 6-4 record ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Named a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar for the 2009-10 academic year.

    2008-09: Impressive in her sophomore campaign, posting a 26-5 record on the season ... Went undefeated in her first three tournaments, including a combined 13-0 at the two NU Duals ... Also posted a 6-0 record at the NYU Invitational ... Capped the year by finishing 18th at the Midwest Conference Championships with a 5-2 record ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2007-08: Posted an impressive 27-7 record for the Wildcats in her freshman season ... Went a perfect 8-0 at the NU Duals (11/3) in her first collegiate tournament ... Also notched a 5-0 record at the second NU Duals (2/3) ... Placed 12th at the Midwest Fencing Conference Championship (2/24) with a 6-2 record.

    High School: Competed for Phoenix Falcons Fencing Club from 2003-07 ... Placed second at the 2007 Rocky Mountain Sectionals in the women's epée and third in 2005 ... Finished 24th at 2005 Summer Nationals in the U-16 division and 25th in U-19 ... Earned finishes of fifth of the North American Cup Div. II in 2005 as well as eighth in Y-14 and 16th in U-16 in 2004 ... National Honor Society president ... Graduated in top six percent of class ... Symphony orchestra principal cellist ... National Charity League president as a junior and senior.

    Personal: Born Nicole Elise Tilley ... Daughter of William and Jacqueline Tilley ... Chose Northwestern over Arizona State ... Pursuing a double major of communications technology and industry and spanish.

    Tilley's Career Statistics

    Season Result Pct. Midwest Conference NCAA Regionals NCAA Championships
    2010-11 41-12 .774
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    2009-10 23-4
    .852
    6-4 (8th)
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    2008-09 26-5
    .839
    5-2 (18th)
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    2007-08 27-7 .794 6-2 (12th) --- ---
    Career 117-28 .807 --- --- ---