Nicholas

Rack

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Hurdles
Height: 6'1"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Murrieta, CA
High School: Vista Murrieta HS
Major: Management Science
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

AS A SENIOR IN 2019
Two-time CCAA Track Runner of the Week (2/19, 3/5) ... Took first in the 110 hurdles at the Pomona-Pitzer Collegiate All Comers Meet with a provisional-qualifying time of 14.37 (2/16) Finished second in the 110 hurdles at the Aztec Invitational with a pro-qualifying time of 14.37 (3/23).

AS A JUNIOR IN 2018
USTFCCCA All-America First Team (110 hurdles) ... USTFCCCA All-West Region (110 hurdles) ... One of 12 UC San Diego Athletes of the Year ... The school record holder in the 110 hurdles (14.00) ... Placed fourth overall at the NCAA Championships in the 110 hurdles with a time of 14.06 ... All-CCAA (110 hurdles/400 hurdles) ... Finished third overall in both the 110 hurdles (14.61) and the 400 hurdles (53.08) at the CCAA Championships (5/5) ... Set a best mark in the 200 and came in 21st (22.93) at the Pomona-Pitzer All Comers Meet (2/17) ... Earned a third place finish in the 110 hurdles (14.48) at the Pomona-Pitzer All Comers Meet (2/17). 

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2017
USTFCCCA All-West Region (110 hurdles) ... Finished third in the 110 hurdles (14.48) and sixth in the 400 hurdles (56.34) at the CCAA Championships.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2016
Finished second in the 110 hurdles (14.67) and sixth in the 400 hurdles (59.40) at the CCAA Championships ... Ran a season-best time of 54.93 in the 400 hurdles at the All-UC Championships (3/5).

HIGH SCHOOL 
A 2015 graduate of Vista Murrieta High School … Team captain ... Three-time Southwestern League All-Academic … First Team All-Southwestern League honoree … Helped team to a Southwestern League title, CIF Division I and CIF State Championship … Ran a personal-best 39.55 in the 300 hurdles … Also competed on the football team for the Broncos.

PERSONAL
Born March 10 in San Diego … Parents are Brian and Cristina Rack … Has four siblings named Marisa, Derek, Isabel and Jeremy … Management Science major at Muir College ... Aspires to become a business analyst or enter the financial field after graduating from UC San Diego ... Hobbies include card tricks, playing guitar, hiking and rock climbing … Roots for the San Diego Chargers and San Diego Padres … A fan of Drew Brees … Favorite movie is Warrior … Enjoys music by J. Cole … Could eat tacos for the rest of his life … Most people don't know that he is a big Star Wars nerd. 

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