Millie Nichols
Millie Nichols

Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Amarillo, Texas

High School:
Lake Travis

Last College:
Tennessee

Height:
5-10

Position:
Manager | 1st Season


12/22/2014

TCU Student-Athletes Received Diplomas Satuday

Twenty-Four student-athletes across 10 sports graduated on Saturday.

04/25/2014

TCU Topped by Texas

The Horned Frogs win the doubles and Simona Parajova beats a ranked opponent in the loss.

04/13/2014

TCU Rocks the Jayhawks

Seniors Monika Sirilova and Millie Nichols go out winning on senior day.

04/11/2014

Horned Frogs Overpower K-State

TCU picked up its fourth conference win of the season with the defeat of the Wildcats.

04/10/2014

Weekend Preview: Women's Tennis

TCU will face Kansas and Kansas State in its regular season finale.

01/18/2014

TCU Women's Tennis - Jan. 18

TCU Women's Tennis - Jan. 18

03/28/2012

TCU Women's Tennis

TCU vs. SMU :: March 28, 2012 :: Photos by Jim Boyd

2013 Academic All-Big 12 Second Team
2012 All-Mountain West Doubles Team

2013-14 (SENIOR SEASON): Started the season at No. 1 doubles with Seda Arantekin and was 3-2 in dual matches before missing half the spring season with an injury ... finished the season with an overall record of 16-6 and 6-3 in dual matches ... Nichols/Arantekin entered the ITA polls on March 25 at No. 77 and climbed as high as No. 67 ... the duo finished the season ranked No. 78 ... Nichols/Arantekin made an appearance in quarterfinals of the Midland Racquet Club Invitational and the USTA/ITA Texas Regional Championship ... won the Jack Kramer Invitational with Arantekin with wins over Pepperdine, USC and Ohio State ... finished the fall tournament season 10-3 in doubles ... defeated last three opponents of the season in doubles, while teaming with Sofiko Kadzhaya and Monika Sirilova ... went 11-9 overall in singles action playing at positions No. 2 through No. 6 ... defeated her first three opponents of the spring season before sitting out the rest of February and March with an injury ... returned to the singles court in April and posted two straight victories over Iva Bago of Kansas State (4-6, 7-5, 6-3) and Morgan Barnhill of Kansas (3-6, 6-3, 6-3).

2012-13 (JUNIOR SEASON): Played at No. 1 doubles with Olivia Smith, recording a 9-6 record on the season ... Nichols/Smith finished the season ranked No. 54 in the ITA rankings ... made rankings debut after defeating Pepperdine's No. 8 ranked doubles team of Lorraine Guillermo and Khunpak Issara 8-7 (2) ... the next day, knocked off Vanderbilt's No. 29 doubles duo of Courtney Colton and Lauren Mira 8-6 ... peaked with season-high ranking of No. 37 after victories ... teamed up with Smith to defeat North Texas' doubles pair of Valentina Starkova and Barbora Vykydalova 8-1 in first round of NCAA Championships ... in singles, finished season with 13-13 ... during dual meet season, earned a 9-9 mark playing at No. 4 and No. 5 singles ... 10 of 13 singles wins came in straight sets ... earned four victories in Big 12 play, helping TCU get team points against Iowa State, Oklahoma State, Texas and West Virginia.

2011-12 (SOPHOMORE SEASON)
: Solid contributor in the middle of TCU's singles lineup ... Went 15-7 overall and 10-5 during the spring season ... Qualified for the NCAA doubles championships with Olivia Smith giving TCU a doubles team in the field in seven of the last eight years ... Was Nichols' second-straight trip to the NCAA Championships after qualifying while at Tennessee as a freshman ... Won her first three matches of the spring season ... Closed the year on a five-match winning streak ... All three of her wins in the conference season came via straight sets ... Grabbed a gutsy 3-6, 6-3, 1-0 (8) triumph at No. 14 Alabama ... Bettered Rice's Kimberly Anicete, 6-4, 6-0 ... Both of her matches at the conference tournament were unfinished despite having large leads in both ... Scored TCU's lone point at the NCAA Championships, a 6-2, 6-2 win over South Carolina's Dominika Kanakova ... Went 5-2 during the fall season ... Claimed the consolation bracket of the Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational ... Had two wins at the USTA/ITA Texas Regionals ... Played all of her doubles matches in the fall and spring with Olivia Smith ... Duo went 19-7 overall and 11-4 in the spring ... Won five matches at the USTA/ITA Texas Regionals in the fall to claim the title ... Knocked off Texas A&M's Cristina Sanchez-Quintanar and Sun Wen in the finals ... Advanced to the USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships where they bettered Nicole Bartnik and Crystal Leung of Columbia ... Opened the spring ranked No. 31 in the nation and No. 1 in the state of Texas ... Won their first two matches of the spring ... Went 4-1 during the conference regular season ... Had a key win over San Diego State's Roxanne Ellison and Sierra Ellison in the Mountain West title match to clinch the doubles point.

Prior to TCU (At Tennessee): Racked up a 27-13 overall singles record as a freshman, including a 17-8 record during the dual season ... Was 8-3 against SEC competition ... Was 12-6 during the dual season in doubles ... Was ranked in the ITA top-30 with two different doubles partners.

High School/Amateur: Attended Lake Travis High School in Austin, Texas ... One of the top recruits in the state of Texas as a high school senior.

Personal: Born Oct. 4, 1991 ... Parents names are Mark and Janice ... Her sister, Kewa, and brother, Zach, both played tennis at TCU ... Majoring in fashion merchandising ... Enjoys painting and exercising.

CAREER STATISTICS

SINGLES

Season

Overall Tourn. Dual Conf. #1
#2
#3
#4
#5 #6
2010-11 (At Tennessee) 27-13 10-5 17-8 8-3 -- -- -- -- 8-3 9-5
2011-12 15-7 5-2 10-5 3-1 -- -- 3-0 3-4 4-1 --
2012-13 13-13 4-4 9-9 4-3 -- -- 1-0 4-5 3-2 1-2
2013-14 11-9 6-5 5-4 2-0 -- 0-1 1-1 2-1 1-0 1-1
Career 66-42 25-16 41-26 17-7 -- 0-1
5-1
9-10 16-6 11-8

DOUBLES

Season

Overall Tourn. Dual Conf. #1
#2
#3
2010-11 (At Tennessee) 28-13 12-4 16-9 5-4 9-5 4-2 3-2
2011-12 19-7 8-4 11-3 4-1 11-3 -- --
2012-13 9-8 -- 9-8 0-5 9-6 -- 0-2
2013-14 16-6 10-3 6-3 3-1 3-2 1-1 2-0
Career 72-34 30-11 42-23 12-11 32-16 5-3 5-4


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