Nick Posada
Nick  Posada

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Winter Park, Fla.

High School:
Winter Park


11/19/2015

In the Spotlight: August Pappas, Nick Posada

Men's Cross Country Spotlight: August Pappas, Nick Posada

11/07/2013

Wolverine Athlete Spotlight: Nick Posada

Men's Cross Country Spotlight: Nick Posada

10/28/2012

Lowry's Fifth-Place Run Leads U-M to Runner-Up at Big Tens

Six in Top 20 Lead Men's Cross Country to Runner-Up at Big Tens

10/23/2012

Toeing the Line #7: U-M Readies for Big Tens at Michigan State

Men's Cross Country Readies for Big Tens at Michigan State

10/12/2012

U-M Places Seventh in Field of 20 Ranked Teams at Wisconsin

Men's Cross Country Finishes Seventh at Wisconsin Invite

Last Updated: Feb. 17, 2016

At Michigan
• Three-time Academic All-Big Ten (2012, '14-15)
• Member of the 2015 Great Lakes Regional Championship Team
• Member of the 2015 Big Ten Championship Team
• Two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2011, '12).

Fifth-year senior (2015)
• Finished 61st (32:15.7) to help U-M to the team title at the 10,000-meter NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 13)
• Helped U-M to its first conference since the 1998 season at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Championships (Nov. 1), running 24:21.4 for 37th place
• Helped U-M finish third at the 8,000-meter Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (Oct. 16), crossing in 24:47.5
• Finished 20th with a time of 24:26.31 in the 8,000-meter Greater Louisville Classic (Oct. 3)
• Crossed 19th at 26:18 at Penn State's 5.2-mile Harry Grove Spiked Shoe Invitational (Sept. 11)
• Finished 11th with a personal best time of 15:20.3 in the 5,000-meter event at the EMU Celebration (Sept. 5).

Senior/Junior (2014)
• Making his NCAA Championships (Nov. 22) debut, where he helped U-M finish 11th, their best finish since 2003, with a 10,000-meter time of 32:27.3
• Finished 83rd (32:00) at the 10,000-meter NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 14) to help U-M to third place
• Helped U-M to a runner-up finish at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Championship (Nov. 2) with a 47th-place showing and a time of 24:44.6
• Helped the Wolverines at the 8,000-meter Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (Oct. 17) with a time of 25:11
• Helped the Wolverines to a team victory at the rain-shortened, 8,000-meter Blue and Gold Invitational (Oct. 3) with a time of 24:09.6, good for 49th place
• Helped U-M to a first place team finish at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Preview (Sep. 20) with a time of 25:17.61
• Finished 10th at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 29) with a time of 15:30.8.

Junior/Sophomore (2013)
• Finished fourth (25:29.3) at the 8,000-meter Hoosier Invitational (Nov. 8)
• Finished ninth (24:42) in the 8,000-meter open race at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (Oct. 19)
• Finished 104th (25:49.6) at the 8,000-meter Notre Dame Blue and Gold Invitational (Oct. 4)
• Finished 44th (26:04.27) at the 8,000-meter Cowboy Jamboree (Sept. 28)
• Finished seventh (25:04.7) at the 8,000-meter Purdue Invitational (Sept. 13)
• Opened the season with a 14th-place finish (16:29.35) at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 30).

Sophomore/Freshman (2012)
• Academic All-Big Ten
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner
• Finished 88th (25:51.1) at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Championships (Oct. 28)
• Finished 276th (25:32) at the 8,000-meter Wisconsin adidas Invitational (Oct. 12)
• Placed 36th (25:34.6) at the 8,000-meter Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational (Sept. 22)
• Opened the season with a sixth-place finish (16:35) at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 31).

Freshman (2011)
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner
• Redshirted
• Did not compete in any meets.

Prep
... Graduated from Winter Park High School (2011) ... Honor Roll member ... Cross Country ... All-District (2007, '10) ... All-Metro, All Region and All-State (2010) ... First Team All-County (2010) ... Led team to top-10 finishes at the state meet four straight years ... Track & Field ... All-American in the steeplechase (2010, '11) ... District champion in the two mile (2009).

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science, & the Arts... Majoring in history ... Born on May 20, 1992 ... Son of Roberto and Carol Posada.

TRACK & FIELD PERSONAL BESTS (Through 2013 season):

Event -- Time/Mark (Date)
5,000m (I) -- 14:58.16#^ [15:00.86] (2/18/12)
1,500m (O) -- 4:08.01^ (5/4/12)
3,000m Steeple (O) -- 9:46.05 (5/3/13)
5,000m (O) -- 15:36.67 (3/23/13)

# Converted Time
^ Unattached
O Outdoor
I Indoor


 



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