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     Nick Torres
    Nick Torres

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Rochester, Ill.

    High School:
    Rochester

    Event:
    Jumps


    Outdoor 2012: Placed eighth at the Eagle Invite in the long jump with a mark of 6.66m. ... took second in the long jump at the Purdue Dave Rankin Invite with a career-best mark of 6.89 meters ... placed sixth in long jump at the Horizon League Championships with a result of 6.64 meters.

    Indoor 2012: Placed second at the Dick Pond open in the long jump with a leap of 6.32 meters ... jumped 6.71 meters at the Notre Dame Meyo Invite ... took fourth in the long jump at the Milwaukee Panther Tune-Up with a mark of 6.54m. ... placed sixth at the Horiozn League Championships in the long jump with leap of 6.87m.

    Outdoor 2011: Placed second in the javelin throw and fourth in the long jump at the DePaul Invitational (4/16/11) ... finished fifth in the long jump at the Poehlein Invitational (4/02/11) ... took eighth in the long jump at the Horizon League Outdoor Championships (5/06/11-5/07/11).

    Indoor 2011: Placed first in the long jump at the Dick Pond Open (1/14/11) ... took fourth in the long jump at the UWM Panther Tune-Up (2/18/11)... finished fifth in the long jump at the North Central Invitational (1/21/11) ... took home sixth in the long jump at the University of Chicago Duals (1/29/11).

    PREP AND PERSSONAL: Three-time letterwinner in track at Rochester (Ill.) ... two-time Conference and Sectional Champion ... helped his cross country team to a third-place finish at the 2009 state meet ... given the All-Around Athlete award in 2008 and Most Valuable Fields award in 2009 from this track team ... led his team in points his junior and senior seasons ... two-times all-conference and all-county honoree ... named team captain and MVP during his junior and senior campaigns ... born August 4, 1992, in Chicago, Ill. ... son of Juanita and Nick Torres ... has one sibling, Ashlie ... currently enrolled as a computer engineering major.

    Career-Best Outdoor Times
    Long Jump: 6.89m (4/20/12)
    Javelin
    : 36.14m (4/16/11)

    Career-Best Indoor Times
    55-Meter Dash: :6.91 (1/14/11)
    60-Meter Dash: :7.42 (2/18/11)