Nick graduated from Van Wert (Ohio) High School in 2009. While in high school, he competed in track and field as well as swimming where he was an All-Conference performer. Nick graduated from Muskingum College in 2014, where he competed in cross country and track. Nick was captain of his team in high school and college. While at Muskingum, Nick focused on the middle distances with a best time of 2:00 in the 800m and 4:13 in the 1500m. After graduation, Nick started running longer distances and has personal bests in the 5k of 16:03 and half marathon of 1:14. Nick’s goals include improving his 5k time and running a fast marathon.