53 returners and 17 freshmen were commended for their academic achievements
The teams finished out the three-day Conference Championship on Saturday
The junior earned her second SEC title and season's fifth School Record performance on Friday
The Tigers will take on nation's elite in College Station, Tx., beginning Thursday
The Tigers continued re-writing the record books in Fayetteville
- Four-time MSHSAA All-State Finisher (2009-12)
- 20th at the 2011 Foot Locker Nationals
- MSHSAA All-State in the 3200m (2012)
Nicole competed for Hickman HS under coach Steve Kissane...Was also a member of the Columbia Track Club...Cross Country...Was a four-time MSHSAA All-State finisher...Finished in the top 20 at the MSHSAA State Championships all four years, including as Runner-Up in 2012...Qualified for the 2011 Foot Locker Nationals, finishing 20th...Four-time District Champion and two-time Sectional Champion...USATF Coaches National Championships Champion in 2011 and 2012...Track & Field...Seventh in the 3200m at the 2012 MSHSAA Championships to earn All-State...District and Sectional Champion in the 1600m and 3200m (2012)
High School Bests
1600m - 5:02 | 3200m - 10:52 | 5k XC - 17:43
Parents are Cesar and Magda Mello...Born May 18, 1995 in Columbia, MO...Twin sister, Bianca, is also running for Mizzou...Older sister, Nathalia, competed on the swim team at Mizzou...Dad received his Master's at Mizzou and has coached swimming for many years...Nicole was also a competitive swimmer, which she started at the age of five...Four-time MSHSAA State Championships qualifier in swimming...Member of the A-Honor Roll every year...Member of the National Spanish Honor Society and the National English Honor Society...Is studying Event Planning at Mizzou
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Twietmeyer Opens NCAA Championships for the Tigers
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