Nigel Hill
Nigel Hill
Year: SO
Hometown: Honey Brook, Pa.
High School: Twin Valley
Position: Sprints
Major: Criminology & Criminal Justice/Psychology (double major)

2015-16

  • Outdoor:
    • Placed seventh in the 100m at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Indoor:
    • Finished third in the 60m dash (6.91s), second overall in the 200m run (21.74s), and second place 4x400 relay team at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Placed fifth overall in the 60m dash (6.91s) and ninth in the 200m run (21.90s) at the Fastrack National Invite. 
    • Placed second overall in the 60m dash (7.02s) and won the 200m run (21.95s) at the Coaches' Tribute Meet.
    • Finished first overall in the 60m dash (6.89s) and fourth in the 400m run (49.31s) at the Donahue Games.
    • Won 200m run (22.02s) at the URI Sorlien Memorial Invitational. 

2014-15 

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished fifth in the 200m dash, (21.86s), eighth in the 100m dash, (11.22s), and second in the 4x100m relay, (40.76s) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Won the 4x100m relay, (42.26s), finished fourth in the 400m dash, (50.01s), and eighth in the 200m dash, (23.11s) at the Holy Cross Men's Meet.
    • Won the 4x400m relay, (3:16.77), finished second in the 200m dash, (21.47s), and sixth in the 100m dash, (10.90s) at the Mark Young Yale Invitational.
    • Finished ninth in the 4x400m relay, (3:27.77), and 24th in the 200m dash, (22.44s) at the George Mason Invitational.
    • Finished second in the 100m dash, (10.91s), and second in the 4x400m relay, (3:26.92) at the UNH Wildcat Invitational.
  • Indoor:
    • Finished 3rd in the 200m dash, (22.07s), and seventh in the 60m dash, (7.20s) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished 20th in the 200m dash, (21.90s),  38th in the 60m dash, (7.21s), and finished 15th in the 4x400m relay, (3:17.80) at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational.
    • Won the 200m dash, (21.80s), finished eighth in the 60m dash, (7.29s), and won the 4x400m relay, (3:24.47) at the URI Coaches vs. Domestic Violence Invitational.
    • Finished 15th in the 200m dash, (21.80s) at the Boston University Terrier Classic.
    • Finished fifth in the 60m dash, (7.05s) at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational.
    • Finished ninth in the 60m dash, (6.91s), and 15th in the 200m dash, (22.52s) at the NYC Gotham Cup.

High School

  • Attended Twin Valley High School.
  • Competed in football and track for all four years.
  • Was All-State Indoor and All-Berks in his senior year.
  • Set school records in the 100m, 200m, 4x100m, and 400m distances.
  • Team won the division title in an undefeated 2014 season.

Personal

  • Born June 16, 1995.
  • Son of Jennifer Reese and Brian Hill.
  • Has 11 siblings, Brian, Chrissy, Brianna, London, Raylee, Shayla, Ian, Ammar, Muhammad, Ibraheemi, and Isa.
  • Enjoys track, chess and video games.
  • Favorite athlete is Jesse Owens.
  • Favorites teams are the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Boston Celtics.
  • Double majoring in Criminology & Criminal Justice and Psychology with plans to become a homicide detective and work for the FBI.
  • Chose URI over Temple, Villanova, and Rider.