2012 season highlights: Nowak earned the squad's Mike Loebs MVP Award for the second straight year. A co-captain, Nick was named an NSCAA All-East Scholar Honorable Mention selection. Starting all 14 games in back, Nowak also made the NESCAC Fall All-Academic Team for the third straight year. Nick started in every game in his four-year career at Colby. 2011 season highlights: Nick was the team's Mike Loebs MVP Award winner along with fellow defender Matt Boyes-Watson. Nick had one assist in a 1-1 NESCAC tie with Hamilton. 2010 season highlights: Nowak started all 15 games on defense. He made the NESCAC Fall All-Academic Team. 2009 season highlights: Nick started all 15 games on defense for the Mules and was the lone first-year player to start each game. At Colby: Nick is pursuing a major in English (Creative Writing focus) with a minor in Education...Colby Cares About Kids mentor...Class Council...CCOR...works as a camp counselor at YMCA Camp Belknap during the summers. Before Colby: Played soccer and ran track at Medfield High School...named Tri-Valley League MVP two years...selected team MVP, Eastern Mass. All-Star, and all-state for two years...earned Boston Herald All-Scholastic Team honor...member of the National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society...AP Scholar.