What she shows on the court is matched in the classroom. She holds a 4.0 GPA.
"Both tennis and school are important to me," she said. "I love them both so I think it's easier for me to find time for things that I really enjoy."
Next year Nicholls will attend the University of Utah where she plans to study engineering. But in the meantime, she has one main focus for her senior season.
"My brother is finishing a mission for my church and he comes home and the next weekend would be regionals," said Nicholls. "So he'd be able to see me play for the first time in two years."