Nicole Giove
Nicole Giove
Height: 5-5
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Fountain Valley, Calif.
High School: Fountain Valley

COLLEGE PERSONAL BESTSCROSS COUNTRY Cross Country: Career Best at Bronco Invitational 2008- 18:14 for 5k TRACK Track Career Best at Brutus Hamilton Invitational 2009- time 17:59 for 5k 3200- 11:12 1600- 5:23

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008: Placed 20th in the Charles Bowles Invitational on Oct. 4 with a 5k time of 18:36 ... Placed 31st in the San Francisco Invitational on Aug. 30 with a 5k time of 19:26...Placed 33rd in the West Coast Conference Championships on Nov. 1 with a 6k time of 23:52.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduate of Fountain Valley High School ... 2nd CIF and 5th state Junior year ... 4th CIF and 7th State senior year ... 2004 All Orange County Freshman ... 2004 All Sunset League ... 2007 All Sunset League... 2007 Team Captain ... 4 year Letterman in cross country and track ... Yearbook staff all four years of high school.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Michael and Ilene Giove ... Has two younger brothers: Anthony and Brandon ... hobbies include photography, scrapbooking, and exploring new trails to run ... Communication major and Ethnic Studies Minor.