Nicholas White
Nicholas White
Year: SO
Hometown: Westbrook, Maine
High School: Cheverus
Events: Throws
Major: Kinesiology

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • Shot Put: 14.65m (2016-17 at Atlantic 10 Championship)
  • Outdoor
    • Shot Put: 13.95m (2016-17 at Brown Springtime Open)
    • Discus: 45.61m (2016-17 at Black & Gold Invitational)

Career Honors & Awards

  • 2017 A-10 Indoor All-Rookie Team
  • 2016 Outdoor A-10 Runner Up (Discus)

2016-17

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished sixth in the shot put (12.81m) and first in the discus (45.61m) at the Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Placed 11th in shot put (13.00m) and sixth in discus (42.96m) at the UNH Meet.
    • Finished fifth in the shot put (13.27m) and 10th in discus (43.11m) at the Northeast Challenge.
    • Placed third in the shot put (13.85m) and fourth in the discus (43.45m) at the Holy Cross Meet.
    • Finished eighth in the shot put (13.95m) at the Brown Springtime Open.
    • Placed 10th in the shot put (13.65m) and fifth in the discus (43.68m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Indoor:
    • Placed 10th in the shot put (13.68m) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished third in shot put (14.40m) at the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Placed 19th in the shot put (13.85m) at the Terrier Classic.
    • Finished sixth in the shot put (14.52m) at the Coaches Tribute Meet.
    • Placed fifth in the shot put (14.65m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished 12th in the shot put (14.33m) at the New England Championship.

2015-16

  • Outdoor:
    • Placed 14th in the shot put (12.41m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Indoor: 
    • Did not compete.

High School

  • Attended Cheverus High School.
  • Competed in track & field (Discus throw) all four years of high school.
  • Earned four varsity letters.
  • Named captain in both junior and senior seasons.
  • Named the 2014 outdoor league cahmpionship MVP and field athlete of the year.
  • 2-time state champion in the discus throw.
  • Named All-New England his senior season.

Personal

  • He enjoys playing basketball and working out.
  • Favorite athete is J.J. Watt.
  • Favorite teams include the Patriots, Celtics and Red Sox.
  • Chose URI because of the environment and the Track & Field team.
  • Majoring in Kinesiology with the hopes of being a strength coach and trainer in the future.