Nicole Artz
Nicole  Artz

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Holland, Mich.

High School:
West Ottawa

Height:
5-3


02/28/2015

Wolverines Celebrate Seniors with 197+, Victory over N.C. State

Women's Gymnastics Celebrates Seniors with 197+, Win over N.C. State

02/13/2015

Lineup Depth Pushes U-M to Victory at Michigan State

Lineup Depth Pushes Women's Gymnastics to Victory at Michigan State

02/07/2015

Maize & Blue Eclipses 197 Mark in Victory at Maryland

Women's Gymnastics Eclipses 197 Mark in Victory at Maryland

02/02/2015

Artz, Brown Collect Big Ten Conference Weekly Honors

Artz, Brown Collect Big Ten Women's Gymnastics Weekly Honors

01/31/2015

Trio of All-Around Career Highs Propels Michigan Past No. 7 Huskers

Trio of All-Around Career Highs Propels Women's Gym Past No. 7 Huskers

01/29/2014

W Gym to Host Autism Awareness Meet

This Friday's (Jan. 31) meet against Michigan State will serve as the team's first-ever Autism Awareness Meet.

At Michigan ... Three-time NCAA All-American (2014 - All-Around (First Team), UB (Second Team), FX (Second Team) ... 2014 Big Ten Freshman of the Year ... Two-time NCAA Regional champion (2014: All-Around, BB) ... NCAA Regional runner-up (2014: FX) ... All-Big Ten (Second Team - 2014) ... All-Big Ten Championships Team (2014) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2014) ... Two-time Big Ten Gymnast of the Week (Jan. 12, 2015, Feb. 2, 2015) ... Four-time Big Ten Freshman of the Week (2014).

Sophomore (2015) ... Big Ten Preseason Gymnasts to Watch List ... Two-time Big Ten Gymnast of the Week (Jan. 12, Feb. 2) ... Regular Season ... Recorded four first-place finishes in the all-around (Jan. 10 at Georgia, Jan. 31 vs. Nebraska, Feb. 20 vs. Oklahoma, Feb. 28 vs. NC State) and three second-place finishes ... As of March 2, averaging 39.459 in the all-around ... Scored 39.600 in the all-around against Nebraska (Jan. 31) and Oklahoma (Feb. 20) ... Has won or tied for 11 individual event titles (six on BB, four on FX, one on VT) ... Has set career highs on VT (9.900), BB (9.925) and FX (9.975).

Freshman (2014) ... Three-time NCAA All-American (All-Around (First Team), UB (Second Team), FX (Second Team) ... Big Ten Freshman of the Year ... Two-time NCAA Regional champion (All-Around, Balance Beam) ... All-Big Ten (Second Team) ... All-Big Ten Championships Team ... Four-time Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Jan. 13, Jan. 27, Feb. 10, March 17) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Hit 42 of 43 routines (97 percent) ... Championships ... NCAA Championships (April 18): Scored 39.375 in the all-around to take third in the session (13th overall) and earn NCAA All-America honors, scoring 9.850 on VT (T-10th), 9.875 on UB (T-8th), 9.750 on BB (T-32nd) and 9.900 on FX (T-7th) ... NCAA Athens Regional (April 5): Won the all-around (39.325) and tied for first on BB(9.850), took second on FX (9.925), scored 9.850 on UB and 9.700 on VT ... Big Ten Championships (March 22): Scored 39.375 in the all-around. Tied for fourth on BB (9.875), tied for fifth on FX (9.925) and scored 9.825 on UB and 9.750 on VT ... Regular Season ... Big Ten Quad (March 15): Tied for second and scored 9.900 on UB, BB and FX ... UCLA/Utah (March 7): Tied for second on FX (9.950), scored 9.875 on UB and 9.400 on BB ... BYU/Kent State (Feb. 28): Took second in the all-around (39.200); tied for third on FX (9.900), took fifth on UB (9.825) and scored 9.750 on VT and 9.725 on BB ... Perfect 10 Challenge (Feb. 21): Tied for fifth on UB (9.850) and was also in the lineup on BB (9.725) and FX (9.825) ... Nebraska (Feb. 14): Was an all-arounder for the first time in her college career, finishing fourth (39.150). Tied for first on BB (9.825), tied for second on FX (9.900), scored 9.750 on UB and 9.675 on VT ... Illinois (Feb. 7): Tied for first on uneven bars (9.825), second on floor exercise (9.875) and tied for fourth on balance beam (9.775) ... Michigan State (Jan. 31): Tied for first on floor exercise (9.875), tied for third on balance beam (9.825) and scored 9.800 on uneven bars ... Ohio State (Jan. 25): Tied for first on uneven bars (9.875), third on floor exercise (9.900) and also competed on balance beam (9.800) ... North Carolina State Quad (Jan. 17): Tied for second on uneven bars (9.850), tied for fifth on balance beam (9.850) and also was in the floor exercise lineup (9.650) ... Iowa State (Jan. 10): Made collegiate debut, tying for first on balance beam (9.825) and finishing second on floor exercise (9.900).

Prep ... West Ottawa (2013) ... Graduated a full year early.

Club/International ... Champion Gymnastics USA (L10) ... five-time J.O. National Championships qualifier ... won floor exercise and finished seventh in the all-around at the 2012 J.O. National Championships (Jr. D Division) ... placed second on floor exercise, fourth on both balance beam and the all-around, sixth on vault and eighth on uneven bars at the 2012 Region 5 Championships ... won balance beam and took second on floor exercise and in the all-around at the 2011 Region 5 Championships (Jr. C Division) ... traveled to Rio de Janeiro as part of Region 5 All-Star Team.

Personal ... Full name is Nicole Jean Artz ... daughter of Ken and Kim Artz ... born Oct. 19, 1995 ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... open major.

Career Bests

Event Score Date
Vault 9.900 1/31/15 vs. Nebraska
Uneven Bars 9.900 3/15/14, vs. Minnesota/Iowa/Penn State
Balance Beam 9.950 2/20/15 vs. Oklahoma
Floor Exercise 9.975 1/31/15 vs. Nebraska
All-Around 39.600 1/31/15 vs. Nebraska
   


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