ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

Nolan Hellickson
Nolan Hellickson
Year: Junior
Hometown: Des Moines, Iowa
High School: Southeast Polk
Position: 125
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Dunster

Junior • 2017-2018
Posted an 20-9 record, including a 7-2 mark in dual matches ... Began the year with four straight wins, including one pin at the Jonathan Kalhoust Open ... Captured the tournament championship at 125 pounds at the Franklin & Marshall Open with a 5-0 record ... Picked up one win at the Keystone Classic, and Midlands ... Compiled a 4-1 mark against Ivy League opponents, and a 7-1 record against EIWA foes ... Closed out dual matches with a five consecutive wins ... Finished seventh at the EIWA Championships with a 3-2 record, including a pin against Princeton's Matteo DeVincenzo. 

Sophomore • 2016-2017
Did not see the mat in 2016-17.

Freshman • 2015-2016
Earned All-Ivy League honorable mention ... Recipient of Harvard's Most Promising Freshman Award ... Posted a 15-11 overall record and was 7-3 in dual meets ... Earned 10 decisions on the year ... Went 3-2 at the Keystone Classic ... Posted a 2-2 mark at the Cliff Keen Invitational ... Placed fourth at Franklin & Marshall Open, going 3-2 ... Pinned Jon Haas of Bloomsburg ... Earned a technical fall against Columbia's Britain Carter, 18-0 ... Held off Penn's Jeremy Schwartz, 8-3 ... Topped Browns' Michael Russo, 2-1 ... Collected a 7-2 decision against Matt Elias of Roger Williams ... Pinned Bryan Damon of Hofstra at 6:41 ... Went 0-2 at EIWAs.

Before Harvard

Ranked 17th at 126 lbs. of all grades ... Lettered all four years ... Captained team as senior ... 2015 Iowa High School state champion at 126 lbs. ... Placed third at Iowa state tournament at 106 lbs. as sophomore and 113 lbs. as junior ... Three-time Cheesehead champion ... 2012 Cadet Freestyle All-American ... 2013 Northern Plains champion ... Western Junior Regional champion in 2013 and 2014 ... 2013 Intermatt JJ Classic champion ... Helped team win dual and trational state championship in 2013 and 2015 ... Holds school record for most wins in a single season (50) ... Academic all-state first team in 2013, 2014 and 2015 ... National Council of Youth Leadership ... Student Activities Leadership Team ... Cousin, Jeremy Hellickson, is a pitcher for the Arizona Diamondbacks.

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS