Nicole Fisher


Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Hometown Columbus, Ohio
  • Last School Dublin Scioto High School

Ohio State Career

  • Earned bachelor’s degree in psychology in Spring 2021
  • A two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete, Academic All-Big Ten selection and B1G Distinguished Scholar
  • 2021 USFCA Scholar of Distinction

Senior Season (2020-21)

  • 14-17 record during the season
  • Buckeyes were CCFC women’s team co-champions and sabre was the squad co-champion
  • USFCA Scholar of Distinction, Big Ten Distinguished Scholar, Academic All-Big Ten selection and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Junior Season (2019-20)

  • Finished 13th at MFC Championships
  • 46-20 in the regular season
  • Undefeated (24-0) at OSU Open and posted nine wins at both Penn State Open and Detroit Mercy Invitational
  • Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten
  • Big Ten Distinguished Scholar

Sophomore Season (2018-19) 

  • Second Team All-MFC after placing eighth at conference championships
  • Placed third place at the OSU Open
  • Competed at the Elite Invitational Duals, St. John’s Duals, and Northwestern Duals
  • Helped the team earn first place in women’s team competition at MFC Championships

Prior to Ohio State

  • Fenced with Columbus Fencing and Fitness for six years


  • Daughter of Shannon Fisher
  • Majoring in psychology, earned degree in Spring 2021
  • Plans to pursue a master’s in nursing after graduation
  • Grandfather is in the Ohio State Athletics Hall of Fame for both football and basketball
  • Hobbies include playing intramural soccer and softball and hanging out with friends
  • Fencing career highlight has been winning the Midwest Fencing Conference championships each of her years with the team