Nicole Muldowney
Nicole Muldowney
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hoover, Ala.
Position: Distance
Last School: Hoover HS
Experience: 4VL

2011-12: Competed in three indoor meets ... Finished third in Mile with a season-best 5:11.55 at Blue Raider Invitational ... Took fifth in Mile at Birmingham Invitational (5:18.25) ... At Atlantic Sun Indoor Championships finished ninth in 5000m (17:51.49) and 11th in 3000m (10:16.08) ... Competed in three outdoor meets ... Opened season at Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invitational, taking 15th in deep 3000m field (10:10.52) ... Ran season-best 17:32.27 in 5000m to take seventh at Duke Invitational ... At Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships finished fourth in 10,000m (36:52.21) and fifth in 5000m (17:49.71).

2010-11: Competed in four indoor meets ... Placed third in Mile at Blue Raider Invitational ... Top Bruin finisher, 11th, in 3000m at Indiana Relays ... Took second in Mile at MTSU Valentine Invitational with season-best 5:14.77 ... At Atlantic Sun Indoor Championships notched two top-10 finishes ... Top BU finisher in 3000m with time of 10:29.13 ... Competed in four outdoor meets ... At Raleigh Relays Named Atlantic Sun All-Academic.

2009-10: Competed in four indoor meets ... Second-best Belmont finisher, fifth, in Mile Run at Blue Raider Invitational ... Finished 18th in 3000m at Indiana Relays ... Finished 19th in 800m at MT Valentine Invitational ... At Atlantic Sun Indoor Championships was top Belmont finisher in 800m, taking 16th with season-best time of 2:25.87 ... Competed in four outdoor meets ... Took 11th in 1500m (4:58.15) at APSU Spring Fling ... Top Belmont finisher in 3000m, fourth (10:28.20), at Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invitational ... Finished eighth in 5000m at Vanderbilt Invitational ... At Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships was the top Belmont runner in 5000m, taking sixth with a season-best 17:54.84 ... Earned Atlantic Sun All-Academic honors.


2008-09: Competed in four indoor meets ... Won first collegiate race at Blue Raider Invitational in Mile, taking first of nine runners... Took 11th in the Mile at Indiana Relays ... Ran career-best 5:15.96 in the Mile at the Atlantic Sun Championship ... Competed in five outdoor meets ... Best finish was sixth (4:48.13) in the 1500m at the APSU Spring Fling ... Finished 26th at Jesse Owens Track Classic in 5000m with time of 18:07.27 ... Finished ninth at Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships in 5000m ... Received Atlantic Sun All-Academic honors.

Prior to Belmont: A highly-decorated runner from Hoover High program for coach Devon Hind ... Four-time Alabama All-State honoree ... Two-time All-South Team honoree ... Four-time All-Metro Team ... Hoover Top Runner Award 2004-2007 ... Four-time letterwinner ... Member of 2006 Alabama 6A Indoor Track State Champions .. Three-time State Runner-up in Cross Country ... Two-time State Runner-up in Indoor Track ... 2005 State Runner-up in Outdoor track ... Holds numerous Hoover High school records; 1600m indoor, 3200m Indoor, 1600 Outdoor, 3200m Outdoor, 4 x 800 Indoor relay, 4 x 1600m Outdoor relay and Outdoor Distance Medley relay ... Four-time letterwinner.

Personal: Major is undecided ... Interests include playing soccer and watching movies ... Twice named Midfield Player of the Year as part of Hoover High soccer team ... Enjoys pasta, chicken salad and brownies ... Lists Jon & Kate Plus 8 among favorite TV shows ...Ten former high school teammates playing collegiately ... National Honor Society ... Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society ... Spanish National Honor Society ... Hoover High Community Service Award; 2005, 2006, 2008 ... Lists Tiger Woods among favorite athletes ... Daughter of Ken and Teresa Muldowney ... Has two sisters, Michelle and Kimberly, the latter of which isher twin and also on the Belmont team ... Born June 13, 1990 in Staten Island, New York.