Senior Maggie Nichols was named one of six finalists for the American Athletic Inc. Award on Monday.
.@MagsGotSwag12 joins Kennedi Edney (LSU), Taylor Houchin (Neb.), Maddie Karr (DU), Mollie Korth (UK) and Kyla Ross (UCLA) as a finalist for the AAI Award! ➡️ https://t.co/RFWQ7tSC2A pic.twitter.com/hMnHfHSTyb— Oklahoma Women's Gym (@OU_WGymnastics) March 11, 2020
The American Athletic Inc. Award is considered the Heisman Trophy of NCAA Gymnastics, and is presented annually to the most outstanding senior collegiate gymnast in the country.
Nichols joins LSU's Kennedi Edney, Nebraska's Taylor Houchin, Denver's Maddie Karr, Kentucky's Mollie Korth, and UCLA's Kyla Ross in the field of finalists.
This year's award will be presented at the National Championship Banquet which will open the National Championships April 18-19 in Fort Worth, Texas.