Nick Alaniva
Nick Alaniva
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Plymouth, Mich.
High School: Canton
Events: Pole Vault/Sprints/Jumps


55-Indoor 6.49 UAA Indoor Championships 2/28/2014
60-Indoor 7.03 IWU Dual
200-Indoor 24.54 IC Alumni Classic 2/17/2012
Pole Vault-Indoor 4.76m IWU Dual
Long Jump-Indoor 6.66m UAA Indoor Championships 2/26/2012
High Jump-Indoor 1.70m I55 Triangular 1/19/2013
100-Outdoor 10.94 UAA Outdoor Championships 4/26/2014
200-Outdoor 22.97 SLU Invitational
Pole Vault-Outdoor 4.91m Dr. Keeler Invite
Long Jump-Outdoor 6.73m UAA Outdoor Championships
Bold denotes school record


2013-14: Set the indoor school record in the 60 with a converted time of 6.98 ... Won the UAA Indoor title in the 55 with a career-best time of 6.49, which broke a 26-year-old school record ... Also earned indoor all-UAA honors by placing third in the long jump (6.40m) and tying for third in the pole vault (4.55m) ... Posted the third-best indoor pole vault mark in school history (4.76m) at the IWU Dual Feb. 22 ... Named UAA Indoor Track Athlete of the Week Feb. 24 ... Finished in a tie for 11th in the pole vault at the NCAA Outdoor Championships (4.75m) ... Tied teammate Troy Makous for the school record in the pole vault with a clearance of 4.91m at the Dr. Keeler Invite ... Also ran the third leg of the 400 relay that set a school record (41.71) at the Redbird Invitational ... Earned all-UAA honors in four events at the UAA Outdoor Championships, including running the lead leg of WU's conference champion 400 relay ... Added a runner-up finish in the long jump (6.73m), and third-place finishes in the pole vault (4.42m) and 100 (10.94) ... Selected as the UAA Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week May 12 ... Team captain.

2012-13: Placed second in the pole vault at the UAA Indoor Championships to earn all-UAA honors with a mark of 4.63m ... Cleared a career-best 4.70m at the UW-Stevens Point Pointer Qualifier the following week, which ranks third on Washington U.'s career indoor pole vault list ... Picked up all-UAA honors as a member of the champion 400 relay at the UAA Outdoor Championships ... Also added fourth-place finishes in the pole vault and long jump at the outdoor championships ... Named UAA Indoor Field Athlete of the Week March 4 ... UAA all-academic for indoor and outdoor track & field ... USTFCCCA All-Academic.

2011-12: Named UAA Outdoor Track & Field Men's Rookie of the Year ... Claimed the men's outdoor pole vault title at the UAA Championships (4.26m) ... Also earned all-UAA honors as a member of the third-place 400 relay at the 2012 UAA Outdoor Championships ... Earned all-UAA honors with a runner-up finish in the pole vault and a third-place finish in the long jump at the 2012 UAA Indoor Championships ... Named UAA Outdoor Athlete of the Week on April 17.

PERSONAL: Majoring in chemistry with a minor in music.