Nicolas Fink
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Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Morristown, N.J.

High School:
The Pingry School

Position:
Breast/Free/IM

Record Book:

• Set the school mark in the 100 breaststroke and ranks second in the 200 breaststroke and the 200 individual medley in Georgia history.

• Helped the 800 freestyle and 200 and 400 medley relays set school records.

2014-2015:

• Chosen as a swimming and diving representative to the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.

• Named a recipient of the Ramsey Scholarship for Academic and Athletic Excellence.

• Earned the Joel Eaves Award as the male senior student-athlete with the highest grade point average.

2013-2014:

• Finished second in the 100 breaststroke, third in the 200 breaststroke and seventh in the 200 individual medley at the NCAAs as the Bulldogs notched the second top-5 finish in school history.

• Placed fourth on the 400 medley relay, sixth on the 200 medley relay, ninth on the 800 freestyle relay and 14th on the 400 freestyle relay at the NCAAs.

• Named First-Team All-SEC.

• Won the SEC title in the 100 breaststroke for the third straight year at the SECs, becoming the first Bulldog to do so.

• Came in second in the 200 breaststroke and fourth in the 200 individual medley at the SECs.

• Placed second on the 200 and 400 medley relays, sixth on the 400 freestyle relay and eighth on the 200 freestyle relay at the SECs.

• Chosen as a swimming and diving representative on the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.

• Placed fifth in both the 100 and 200 breaststroke as the United States defeated Europe 132-131 in the Mutual of Omaha Duel in the Pool in Scotland.

• Named to the Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll.

• Named to the Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

•Chosen as Scholar All-American by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America.

• Named the recipient of the Carl and Barbara Parks Scholarship.

2012-2013:

• Placed fourth in the 100 breaststroke, ninth in the 200 breaststroke, 10th on the 800 freestyle relay, 11th on the 400 medley relay, 12th on the 200 medley relay, and competed in the 200 individual medley and on the 400 freestyle relay at the NCAAs.

• Invited to the NCAAs in the 100 and 200 breaststroke and the 200 individual medley.

• Won the 100 breaststroke and placed second in the 200 individual medley and the 200 breaststroke at the SECs.

• Came in fourth on the 200 and 400 medley relays and fifth on the 400 and 800 freestyle relays at the SECs.

• Named First-Team All-SEC.

• Named the recipient of B.W. "Bump" Gabrielsen Scholarship.

• Named to the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.

• Named to the Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

• Chosen for the UGA Athletic Association's Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) program.

• Named First-Team Scholar All-American by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America.

• Named to the Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2011-2012:

• Came in 10th in the 200 breaststroke at the NCAAs.

• Competed in the 100 breaststroke and the 200 individual medley and on the 400 and 800 freestyle and the 400 medley relays at the NCAAs.

• Won the 100 and 200 breaststroke titles at the SECs.

• Placed third in the 200 individual medley at the SECs.

• Helped the 200 and 400 medley relays place second, the 800 freestyle relay come in third and the 400 freestyle relay take fourth at the SECs.

• Named the SEC Freshman of the Year and First-Team All-SEC.

• Twice named the SEC Freshman of the Week for his efforts against North Carolina and Texas.

• Named to the Dean's List and the Athletic Director's Honor Roll following the Spring Semester.

• Named to the Athletic Director's Honor Roll following the Fall Semester.

• Named to the 2011-12 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.

• Named to the CSCAA Scholar All-America Team.

• Qualified for the 2012 United States Olympic Trials in the 100 and 200 breaststroke and the 200 individual medley.

High School:

• Graduated from Pingry where he was coached by Bill Reichle.

• Swam for the Cougar Aquatic Team under Coach Kathleen Ashenfelter.

• Was a two-time New Jersey Swimmer of the Year.

• Chosen as a three-time Academic All-American.

• Was the Somerset County Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

• Qualified for the 2008 Olympic Trials in the 100 and 200 breaststroke.

• Was the 2010 and 2011 Pringy School Swimmer of the Year.

International:

• Came in second in the 200m breaststroke and fourth in the 400m breaststroke at the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships.

• Placed second in the 200m and 400m breaststroke at the 2014 Phillips 66 National Championships.

• Represented the U.S. in the 2013 World Championships in Spain after posting a time of 1:00.24 in the 100-meter breaststroke at the Phillips 66 National Championships.

• Represented the U.S. in the Junior World Championships in Peru.

Personal:

• Born July 3, 1993.

• Son of Peter and Danielle Fink.

• Majoring in Agricultural Engineering.

Collegiate Personal Bests:

100 Breaststroke 51.25 14 SEC Championships

200 Breaststroke 1:51.92 14 NCAA Championships

200 Individual Medley 1:42.21 14 NCAA Championships

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