Nick Petsky
Nick Petsky
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Manorville, N.Y.
High School: Chaminade
Position: Distance

2012: Ran in the 400, 500, 800, 1,000, one-mile, 4x400 relay and 4x800 relay … posted season-best times in the 400 (53.19) at the UMass Invitational (April 14), 500 (1:10.15) at New Hampshire with Stonehill and Worcester State (Jan. 21), 1,000 (2:38.86) at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational (Jan. 14) and one-mile (4:34.88) at the Harvard Open (Dec. 10) … set a career-high time in the 800 (1:55.89) at the Holy Cross Invitational (April 21) … also a member of the 4x400 relay team that set a season-best mark of 3:21.12 at the New England Outdoor Championship and 4x800 relay team that set a season best time of 7:37.64 at the IC4A Indoor Championship (March 3).

2011: Ran season-bests with times of 1:58.46 in the 800 meter run at the Holy Cross Quad Meet, placing second (April 23), 4:20.67 in the 1,500 meter run at the American International Invitational (April 2) and 4:34.88 in the mile run at the Harvard Open (Dec. 10) … placed second with 1:07.93 in the 500 meter run at Maine (Feb. 5) … finished 10th at the Patriot League Indoor Championship in the 800 meter run with 1:59.38 (Feb. 20).

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the varsity cross country team at Chaminade H.S. ... team won the league championship in 2008, 2009 and 2010 ... named to the All-League team in 2010 ... also a member of the indoor and outdoor track and field teams ... team won the indoor and outdoor league championships in 2008 and 2009 ... named to the All-League team in 2008, 2009 and 2010 as a member of the 4x800 relay team.

Personal: Son of Michael and Mary Beth Petsky ... has one brother (Kevin) and one sister (Mary Kate) ... majoring in Political Science ... also a member of the Holy Cross cross country team.

 

Petsky's Top Performances

Event Time Meet (Date)
400m 53.19 UMass Invitational (4/14/2012)
500m 1:07.93 Maine (2/5/2011)
800m 1:55.89 Holy Cross Invitational (4/21/2012)
1,000m 2:38.86 Sorlien Memorial Invitational (1/14/2012)
1,500m 4:20.67 American International Invitational (4/2/2011)
1 Mile 4:34.88 Harvard Open (12/10/2011)