9/30 Notre Dame Invitational

Women's Blue Division placed 5th in the Notre Dame Invitational, while the Men's Blue placed 11th on September 30th.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed in three meets during the cross country season ... opened campaign with 17th place finish out of 53 runners at the 5K Crusader Invitational (16:33.0) ... earned a top-10 finish in the 8K JV race at the National Catholic Championships ... finished ninth out of 77 runners in 26:29.9 ... also competed in the 8K gold race at the Notre Dame Invitational ... made one appearance at the indoor Blue and Gold Invitational.

AS A FRESHMAN: Competed in one event for the Irish on the season ... raced in the 3,000m run at the Blue & Gold Invitational, placing eighth.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Nine- time letterwinner in cross country, track and basketball for Stillwater (Minn.) ... track and cross country team captain during his senior campaign ... two-time MVP in cross country ... six-time all-conference selection in track and cross country ... all-city selection five times ... twice named an all-state runner in track and cross country ... only the third person in school history to be named team MVP more than once (the other two were Jake and Luke Watson, both former Notre Dame runners) ... has three siblings ... son of Rick and Mary Ann Nichols ... born in Brooklyn Center, Minn.

Ryan Nichols
Ryan  Nichols


Stillwater, MN

High School:
Stillwater Area

Event Calendar

October 16
11:00 AM
Wisconsin Invitational
Madison, Wis. (Thomas Zimmer Cross Country Course)
October 23
11:00 AM
Illini Open
Champaign, Ill. (Univ. of Ill. Arboretum)
October 30
ACC Championship
Tallahassee, Fla. (Apalachee County Park)
November 13
12:00 PM
NCAA Great Lakes Regional
Madison, Wis. (Thomas Zimmer Cross Country Course)
November 21
12:00 PM
NCAA Championship
Louisville, Ky. (EP Tom Sawyer State Park)

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