Nicholas Virkler
Nicholas Virkler
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Mass.
High School: Lincoln-Sudbury Regional
Position: Mid-Distance
Events: Mid-Distance

Career Achievements

• 2019 NCAA All-New England (4x400-meter relay)
• 2018, 2019 NEWMAC Academic All-Conference

Career Highlights

2019: As a junior, competed in eight meets…participated in the 200 meters, 400 meters and 800 meters…recorded a time of 1:59.86 in the 800 meters at the Ross and Sharon Irwin Collegiate Meet on March 16…ran a 52.62 in the 400 meters to place fifth at the Bridgewater State Invitational on March 23…recorded season-best times in the 200 meters (23.86) and 400 meters (52.07) at the Coast Guard Invitational on April 6…ran a season-best time of 1:58.43 in the 800 meters at the Connecticut College Silfen Invitational on April 13…placed eighth in the 800 meters with a time of 1:58.89 at MIT’s Sean Collier Invitational on April 20…matched his season-best time in the 800 meters (1:58.43) to finish eighth at the NEWMAC Championships on April 27…competed as part of the 4x400-meter relay squad at the NCAA New England Championships on May 3.

2018: As a sophomore, competed in seven meets…took part in the 200 meters, 400 meters and 800 meters…recorded a career-best time of 52.74 in the 400 meters at the season-opening Tufts Snowflake Invitational on March 31…came in 11th with a time of 53.19 in the 400 meters at the Coast Guard Invitational on April 7…placed third in the 800 meters with a time of 1:58.23 at MIT’s Sean Collier Invitational on April 21…finished eighth in the 800 meters with a time of 1:58.04 at the NEWMAC Championships on April 28…was part of the 4x800-meter relay that came in fourth with a time of 7:52.78 at the NCAA New England Championships on May 4…helped the program set a new school record with a time of 7:48.85 in the 4x800-meter relay at the NEICAAA Championships on May 12.