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

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • 60m: 6.84 (2016-17 at Atlantic 10 Championship)
    • 200m: 21.48 (2016-17 at Terrier Classic)
    • 300m: 34.06 (2016-17 at Beantown Challenge)
  • Outdoor
    • 100m: 10.62 (2016-17 at Atlantic 10 Championship)
    • 200m: 21.07 (2016-17 at Atlantic 10 Championship)
    • 400m: 50.01 (2014-15 at Holy Cross Men's Meet)

Career Honors & Awards

  • 2017 Outdoor NEICAAA Champion (100m, 200m)
  • 2017 Outdoor NEICAAA Runner Up (4x100m Relay)
  • 2017 Outdoor A-10 Runner Up (100m, 200m, 4x100m Relay)
  • 2017 Indoor A-10 Runner Up (200m)
  • 2016 Indoor A-10 Runner Up (200m, 4x400m Relay)
  • 2016 Indoor NEICAAA Champion (200m)
  • 2015 Outdoor A-10 Runner Up (4x100m Relay)
  • 2015 Outdoor NEICAAA Champion (200m)
  • 2015 Outdoor NEICAAA Runner Up (4x100m Relay)
  • 1x A-10 Indoor Rookie of the Week (Feb. 10, 2015)
  • 1x ECAC Indoor Rookie of the Week (Feb. 10, 2015)

2016-17

  • Outdoor:
    • Won the 200m (21.86s) and the 4x100m relay (41.93s) and finished second in the 4x400m relay (3:22.34) at the Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Finished 15th in the 100m (10.83s), ninth in the 200m (21.48s) and sixth in the 4x100m relay (41.16s) at the Hurricane Alumni Invitational.
    • Placed third in the 100m (10.91s), second in the 200m (21.78s) and third in the 4x100m relay (41.31s) at the Northeast Challenge.
    • Finished fourth in the 100m (10.78s) and 200m (21.76s) and won the 4x100m relay (41.15s) at the Larry Ellis Invitational.
    • Won the IC4A division in the 4x200m relay (1:25.74) and placed 15th in the SMR (3:26.74) at the Penn Relays.
    • FInished second in the 100m (10.62s/10.72s), the 200m (21.07s/21.20s) and the 4x100m relay (41.18s) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Won the 100m (10.66s/10.67s) and the 200m (21.39s/21.62s) and finished second in the 4x100m relay (41.20s) at the New England Championship.
  • Indoor:
    • Placed second in the 60m (6.90s), second in the 300m (34.06s) and fourth in the 4x400m relay (3:21.75) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished third in the 60m (6.96s) at the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Placed fifth in the 200m (21.48s) and 20th in the 4x400m relay (3:21.74) at the Terrier Classic.
    • Won the 60m (6.92s) and the 200m (22.03s) at the Coaches Tribute Meet.
    • Finished sixth in the 60m (6.84s / 6.98s) and second in the 200m (22.20 / 21.96) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.

2015-16

  • Outdoor:
    • Placed seventh in the 100m (19.62s) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Won the 100m (10.79s) at the Holy Cross Men's Meet.
    • Finished 12th in the 100m (10.85s) at the Larry Ellis Invitational.
    • Fnished fourth in the 200m (21.68s) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Won the 200m (22.16s) at the Yale Open.
    • Seventh in the 400m (51.65s) at the Bryant Invitational.
  • 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.