Nick Wood

Swimming
Class Senior Height 6'0"
Hometown Moraga, Calif.
High School Campolindo Events Breaststroke,
Individual Medley
Club Team Major Environmental Studies-Humanities,
Rhetoric and Film Studies

 

As a Senior (2010-2011) - Returns as a team captain ... Starts last season in second place on Whitman's Top 10 list of best times in 200-yd breaststroke ... Also started senior year in fourth spot in 100-yd breaststroke and in sixth place in 400-yd individual medley.

As a Junior (2009-2010) - Served as a team captain ... NWC championships: third in 200-yd breaststroke, seventh in 400-yd individual medley, eighth in 100-yd breaststroke ... NWC Scholar Athlete.

As a Sophomore (2008-2009) - Shared in three medley relay victories during dual meet season ... NWC championships: seventh in 400-yd individual medley, ninth in 200-yd breaststroke, 13th in 100-yard breaststroke ... NWC Scholar Athlete.

As a Freshman (2007-2008) - Won six breaststroke events during dual meet season; also shared in one medley relay victory ... NWC championships: seventh in both 400-yard individual medley and 200-yd breaststroke; also placed 10th in 100-yd breaststroke ... NWC Scholar Athlete.

Academics - Double major in Environmental Studies-Humanities (thesis research focusing on swimming) and Rhetoric and Film Studies (thesis research focusing on Steve Irwin) ... Would like to either edit music video or become involved with environmental law.

Prep - Swam summer league with Campolindo Cabana Club since age of five ... Swam at Campolindo High School for four years ... Competed in California's North Coast Section Championship meet in 100-yard breaststroke as senior.

Personal - Son of Julie (played volleyball at Stanford) and Dan Wood ... Has twin brother, Joe ... Has worked as Sports Editor of The Pioneer, Whitman's student newspaper ... Enjoys board games and jokes.

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