Savannah Nichols
Savannah Nichols
Height: 5-8
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Belton, S.C.
Position: Throws
Major: Nursing
Last School: Palmetto High

High School: Participated in basketball and track & field at Palmetto High School in Williamston, S.C. … Placed first in the shot put and third in the discus in the South Carolina Regionals 1A as a junior and went on to place third in the discus at the South Carolina 1A State Championships … During her senior season, she qualified for the South Carolina Regionals 1A meet in the shot put and placed first in the discus … Qualified in the discus for the South Carolina State meet in 2012 … Member of the National Honor Society, the Beta Club and the Spanish National honors Society.

Personal: Born Jan. 25, 1994 in Anderson, S.C. to Greg and Dodie Nichols … Has a younger brother named Austin … Majoring in nursing … Enjoys spending time with family and friends, going on vacations, playing any type of sport and exercising … Lists macaroni and cheese as her favorite food … Says “The Notebook” is her favorite movie and “Pretty Little Liars” is her favorite TV show … Names Rachel McAdams as her favorite actress … Rascal Flatts is her favorite musical group … Claims “Wanted” by country singer Hunter Hayes is her favorite song … Summer is her favorite season … The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks is her favorite book … U.S. Olympic gold medal gymnast Gabby Douglas is her favorite sports figure … Her mother was her hero growing up … Most admires her parents and her youth pastor … Her dream job is to be a nurse … Her favorite quote is “Live everyday like it is your last.”