As a junior – started in 5 of 15 games and played a vital role in our defense.
As a sophomore – started in 4 of 16 games in the defense.
As a freshman – started in 5 and played in 13 games. Voted Most Improved Player.
High School - Nicole played varsity soccer at Thornapple Kellogg H.S. for three years. She was voted All-Conference and All-District. She also played Varsity Volleyball for 3 years and Varsity Basketball for 2 years. Nicole has also done very well in the classroom. She is a member of the National Honor Society. She has also been very active in 4-H.. She has taught Sunday school class at her church. She has also been involved in coaching both youth soccer and basketball.
Personal – She is the daughter of Doug & Julie Ybema of Middleville, Mich.