July 9, 2018

Meet the Medina Sisters - Connecticut College Women's Soccer

Courtesy of Connecticut College Sports Information

Twin sisters Michelle and Nicole Medina led the Connecticut College women’s soccer team to the 2014 NESCAC Championship, the school’s first NESCAC title in any sport, and a berth to the NCAA Tournament three times during their careers.

Michelle, a forward, was the 2014 NESCAC Rookie of the Year and an All-NESCAC Second Team selection. She made 66 career appearances and started every match during her final two seasons. She finished her career with 58 points on 19 goals and 20 assists.

Michelle was recognized for her academic work with a spot on the 2017 CoSIDA Academic All-District Team and was a three-time NESCAC All-Academic selection. She earned a degree as a double major in economics and psychology and is currently working as an analyst for the Havas Media Group in Boston.

Nicole, a midfielder and team captain, appeared in 67 matches over her four seasons and earned 47 starts, including starting every match as a junior and senior. Nicole also earned NESCAC All-Academic honors three times. She received a degree in psychology.