Former All-American Georgette Nixon in the Spotlight

Former All-American Georgette Nixon in the Spotlight

Georgette Nixon during her track and field days at Southern

Former SCSU women’s track & field All-American and current assistant coach Georgette Nixon, ’17, was featured in an article sponsored by Under Armour on Popsugar.com, “How This First-Generation College Athlete’s Track & Field Career Jump-Started Her Life Off the Turf.”

Nixon was a member of the first relay team in SCSU history to win a National Championship, and in the article discusses her journey as a walk-on onto the Owls as a freshman to becoming one of the most decorated student-athletes in program history. She graduated in 2017 with a major in business administration with a concentration in marketing. She minored in communications.

Georgette Nixon