HIGH SCHOOL: Athletic defensive player in both lacrosse and football ... four-year starter on defense ... All-American ... Under Armour All-American ... first-team all-state and all-conference as a senior as his team won the conference title ... second-team all-conference as a junior ... Connecticut Super Junior ... first-team all-area as a junior and senior ... holds the school record for ground balls ... three-year starter at safety in football ... the team won four state championships ... first-team all-area and all-conference as a senior ... team defensive MVP in his senior season ... holds the school record for longest interception return for a touchdown-99 yards ... honor roll three years ... most improved sophomore academic award and social studies excellence award.
PERSONAL: Son of Kerry and Scott Nizolek ... born 1-25-88 in New Haven, Conn. ... has two younger brothers, Brendan and Kevin, and a younger sister, Kelly ... his father was a wide receiver at Boston College for Doug Flutie ... enjoys fishing and snowboarding ... volunteer for the Touchdown for Character reading program.
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Tiffany Announces Men’s Lacrosse Captains for 2018
M. Lacrosse | 10/3/2017
Virginia men’s lacrosse head coach Lars Tiffany announced that midfielder Ryan Conrad and...
Tiffany Welcomes the 2017 Recruiting Class
M. Lacrosse | 7/17/2017
Virginia men’s lacrosse head coach Lars Tiffany welcomes the Virginia men’s lacrosse ...
Five Cavaliers Named to the All-ACC Academic Team
M. Lacrosse | 6/27/2017
Five members of the UVA men’s lacrosse team were named to the 2017 All-ACC Academic MenR...
Tanner Scales Named a USILA Scholar All-American
M. Lacrosse | 6/8/2017
Virginia men’s lacrosse senior defenseman Tanner Scales has been named a USILA Scholar All-...
Three Cavaliers Selected in the 2017 MLL Draft
M. Lacrosse | 5/28/2017
Virginia men’s lacrosse had three seniors selected in the 2017 Major League Lacrosse...
Cavaliers Place Four on the USILA All-America Team
M. Lacrosse | 5/24/2017
Virginia men’s lacrosse players Dox Aitken, Ryan Conrad, Michael Kraus and Zed Williams...
Doug Knight to be Inducted into the US Lacrosse Hall of Fame
M. Lacrosse | 05/23/2017
Former Virginia men’s lacrosse attackman Doug Knight is a member of the 2017 US Lacrosse...
Kraus Named ACC Rookie of the Year
M. Lacrosse | 05/02/2017
Virginia men’s lacrosse attackman Michael Kraus has been named the Atlantic Coast...
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