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Nicholas Thoman


Career Highlights:[]

Won silver as part of the men's 400m medley relay at the 2007 World University Games ... Placed 18th in the 100m back at the 2004 Olympic Trials.

World University Games:[]

2007: Silver, 400m MR-R; Bronze, 100m BK/200m BK; 9, 50m BK Olympic Trials History: 2004: 18, 100m BK

United States (also known as USA) Flag of the United States Nationals[]

2006: 4, 100m BK ... 2005: 4, 100m BK

NCAA NCAA logo Championships[]

Was a three-time All-American in 2005-06 ... Swam the first leg of the first-place 400 medley relay at the 2006 NCAA Championships. Also finished third in both the 100 (46.67) and 200 back (1:41.31)...Finished second in the 200 back at the 2006 Pac-10 Championships (1:42.71), while placing third in the 100 back (47.91) and 17th in the 100 fly (49.51) ... In 2004-05, was a first team All-American in two events and Honorable Mention in one event

2007 World Rankings:[]

19th, 50m back; 13th, 100m back; 16th, 200m back


Collegiate: Five-time All-American High School: Four-year letterwinner in swimming ... Most Valuable Athlete four years in a row ... team captain in 2003 and 2004... holds school records in the 100 back, 100 fly and 100 free ... first team all-conference, all-city and all-district in 2003 and ====2004====


High School: Mariemont HS College: Arizona '08 College Major: Religious studies

Family, Village, Community[]

Parents: Henry Thoman and Kathy Brewer Sibling(s): Has an older sister, Victoria Sibling(s): Has one brother (Zamir) and two sisters (Victoria and Aida) Notable Relative(s): Grandfather, Richard Thoman, was a world record-holder in the 100 back in the 1940s Hobbies Outside the Pool: Bowling, video games Favorites: Music: Classic rock ... Movie: Animal House ... TV show: House

International Medals[]

2007 World University Games 2007: Silver, 400m MED-R; Bronze, 200m BK; Bronze, 100m BK

Top Times[]

Event 100m BK 200m BK 100m FL Best 54.41 1:58.61 55.95 Year Aug 07 Aug 07 Aug 06


WUGS - 9 Final, 50m BK; 3 Final, 100m BK; 3 Final, 200m BK; 2 Final, 400m MED-R SCSC GP - 4 Final, 100m BK; 3 Final, 200m BK 2006 SUM NATS - 4 Final, 100m BK; 5 Final, 200m BK NCAA - 3 Final, 100y BK; 3 Final, 200y BK 2005 SUM NATS - 6 Final, 100m BK; 7 Final, 200m BK 2003 US OPEN - 12 Final, 100m BK; 5 Final, 200m BK