Nick

Percy

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Throws
Year: Senior
Hometown: Ventnor, England
High School: Ryde School with Upper Chine
Major: Health Science

Bio

TFRRS All-Time Performances

Personal Bests
Indoor
Weight Throw: 65-9 (20.04m) (2/27/16)
Shot Put: 54-4 (16.56m) (2/17/17)
Outdoor
Discus: 207-11 (63.38m) (7/22/16)
Hammer Throw: 222-7 (67.85m) (5/7/16)
Shot Put: 47-1 (14.35m) (3/24/17)

NCAA Championships
2017 (O): Discus - 184-3 (56.15m) (14th)
2016 (O): Discus - 201-0 (61.27m) (1st)
2015 (O): Discus - 186-7 (56.87m) (15th)

Big Ten Championships
2017 (O): Discus - 206-5 (62.91m) (1st); Hammer Throw - 218-10 (66.70m) (3rd)
2017 (I): Weight Throw - 64-11 1/2 (19.80m) (7th)
2016 (O): Discus - 188-5 (57.42m) (1st); Hammer Throw - 216-4 (65.94m) (3rd)
2016 (I): Weight Throw - 65-9 (20.04m) (10th)
2015 (O): Discus - 186-8 (56.90m) (3rd); Hammer Throw - 207-8 (63.30m) (8th)

Honors
NCAA Champion (Discus - 2016)
All-America First Team (Discus - 2016)
All-America Second Team (Discus - 2015, 2017)
Big Ten Champion (Discus - 2016, 2017)
All-Big Ten First Team (Discus - 2016, 2017)
British Discus Champion (2016, 2017)
Nebraska Male Athlete of the Year (All Sports, 2016-17)
Big Ten Field Athlete of the Week (4/26/17, 3/29/17, 3/30/16)
Top Collegiate Freshman from the UK (TrackboundUSA.com)
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team (2015, 2017)
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2018)
Academic All-Big Ten (2017, 2018)
Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award (2017, 2018)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2014, 2016, 2017; Spring 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2018)

2017 (Junior)
Indoor: Scored for the Huskers at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a seventh-place finish in the weight throw at 64-11 1/2 (19.80m)...set a shot put personal best of 54-4 (16.56m)...won weight throw titles at the Mark Colligan Memorial and Nebraska Tune-Up.

Outdoor: Finished 14th in the discus at the NCAA Outdoor Championships to earn second-team All-America honors...retained his Big Ten discus title with a mark of 206-5 (62.91m), his best throw in a Husker uniform to date...was an All-Big Ten first team selection...finished third in the hammer throw for a second straight year with a throw of 218-10 (66.70m)...won every discus and hammer throw event he competed in during the regular season, a total of 11 individual wins...posted a hammer throw season best of 222-2 (67.72m) to win the Tom Botts Invitational...was named Big Ten Field Athlete of the Week twice in the outdoor season, and additionally received Nebraska's Male Athlete of the Year award for his performance in 2016-17...won the British Athletics Championship discus title for a second straight season, throwing 199-5 (60.78m).

2016 (Sophomore)
Indoor: Competed six times in the weight throw...recorded a personal-best 65-9 (20.04m) to finish 10th at the Big Ten Indoor Championships...won the Nebraska Tune-Up and Holiday Inn Invitational weight throw titles...finished third at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational.

Outdoor: Was the discus national champion after throwing 201-0 (61.27m) at the NCAA Outdoor Championships...became the 79th individual national champion in Nebraska track and field history and the third male to win the discus...threw a Scottish record and personal-best 207-11 (63.68m) in July, which ranks No. 3 in school history and broke his own Scottish record which was set just 11 days earlier (202-8, 61.78m)..won the Big Ten discus title with a throw of 188-5 (57.42m) and earned first team All-Big Ten...placed third in the hammer throw with a mark of 216-4 (65.94m)...broke his own hammer throw school record with his throw of 222-7 (67.85m) to win the Nebraska Invitational...previously broke the hammer throw school record with a mark of 221-8 (67.56m) to win the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invitational...named the Big Ten Field Athlete of the Week on March 30 after setting his first hammer throw school record...won eight individual event titles during the season...retained his England U23 discus title in the summer.

2015 (Freshman)
Indoor: Competed four times in the weight throw, finishing third twice...set a season best of 61-4 1/4 (18.70m) at the Mark Colligan Memorial.

Outdoor: Finished 15th in the discus at 186-7 (56.87m) at the NCAA Outdoor Championships to earn second-team All-America honors...set a season-best throw in the discus of 186-8 (56.91m) and a season-best hammer throw of 207-8 (63.31m) at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships to finish third and eighth, respectively...won the discus title at the Drake Relays with a mark of 184-7 (56.27m) while taking runner-up honors at the Nebraska Invite and Husker Spring Invite...also claimed runner-up honors in the hammer throw at the Michael Johnson Classic...named the top collegiate freshman from the UK by TrackboundUSA.com.

Before Nebraska
Joined the Huskers from Ryde School with Upper Chine in Ventnor, Isle of Wight, England...best throw of the discus was 192-3 (58.61m)...recorded a mark of 185-11 (56.68m) to earn the gold medal in the discus at The English Schools Track and Field Championships in Birmingham...British youth record holder in the discus and Scottish discus record holder for youth and senior ages...trained with the top club in Europe, Shaftesbury Barnet Harriers...holds three British records in power lifting for 17 year olds under 100 kg.

Personal
Born Dec. 5, 1994 in Glasgow, Scotland...parents are Andrew and Deborah...major is health, exercise and nutritional science.

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2018 Big Ten Indoor T&F Highlights
Nebraska Tune-Up Highlights
Frank Sevigne Highlights - Day 2