Swimming & Diving

Nick Evans
Nick Evans

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rochester Hills, Mich.

High School:
Rochester

Last College:
Maryland

Height:
6-4

Position:
Free

Major:
Health Sciences



10/27/2012

Oakland Swimming and Diving Defeats Wayne State in Dual Meet

Four Golden Grizzlies won multiple events on the day.

10/13/2012

Oakland Swimming and Diving Finishes Second at Dennis Stark Relays

The men's team won five events during the meet.

09/30/2012

Oakland Swimming and Diving Hosts Black and Gold Alumni Meets

Director of Athletics Tracy Huth won the

09/28/2012

Oakland Swimming and Diving Tabbed as League Favorites

The men's and women's teams are 13-time defending league champions.

06/21/2012

Oakland Places 150 Student-Athletes on the Summit League Commissioner's List

Women's swimming and diving won the Team Academic Achievement award for the second straight year.

01/20/2012

OU Swimming and Diving Hosts Quad Meet

The OU men's and women's swimming and diving teams hosted Cincinnati, Ashland and Kenyon College in day one of action.

01/14/2012

Oakland swimming and diving vs. CSU, XU

Coach Pete Hovland earned his 300th career victory as OU swimming and diving teams hosted CSU and Xavier on Jan. 14

2011-12:
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Defended his 200-yard freestyle title with a time of 1:37.05, good for an NCAA 'B' qualifying time
▪ Finished runner-up in the 500-free and third in the 1,650-free
▪ Swam on the championship 800-free relay team
▪ Mid-Major All-American Honorable Mention selection
▪ Named Summit League Male Athlete of the Week on Oct. 18

2010-11:
▪ Was named Newcomer of the Championship at The Summit League Championships
▪ Won the 200, 500 and 1650-yard freestyle events and swam on the championship 800 free relay team (6:31.10, NCAA 'B' Standard)
▪ His time of 15:28.94 in the 1650 free hit the NCAA 'B' cut and broke the school and meet record
▪ Hit NCAA 'B' cuts in the 200 and 500 free (1:37.73 - 3rd fastest in OU history, 4:24.09 - 2nd fastest in OU history)
▪ CollegeSwimming.com Mid-Major All-America
▪ Academic All-Summit League

Maryland (2009-10):
▪ Qualified for the consolation finals in the 200 and 500-yard freestyle events at the ACC Championships
▪ Swam on the fourth place 800 free relay team at the ACC Championships
▪ Swam career-bests of 4:28.84 (500 free) and 15:42.56 (1650 free), both among the top six in school

High School:
▪ Earned four letters for coach Mike Weaver
▪ Two-time state champion in the 500 free
▪ Two-time state runner-up in the 200 free
▪ Earned all-state honors five times
▪ Three-time All-America

Personal
Parents: Theresa and Alan Evans
Siblings:
Haley, Madeline

Evans's Career Bests
100 Free - 45.91, The Summit League Championships, 2/16/11
200 Free - 1:37.02, The Summit League Championships, 2/15/12
500 Free - 4:24.09, The Summit League Championships, 2/16/11
1000 Free - 9:16.35, The Summit League Championships, 2/16/11
1650 Free - 15:28.94, The Summit League Championships, 2/16/11

NCAA Horizon Nike Oakland University Varsity