Nicholas Baginski
Nicholas Baginski
Height: 6-0
Year: Fy.
Hometown: Hawthorn Woods, Ill.
High School: Adlai E Stevenson
Position: Free, Fly
Major: Finance & Comp. Science, Economics and Data Science

Collegiate Personal Bests
50-Free - 20.61
100-Free - 45.49
200-Free - 1:41.79
100-Fly - 50.25

2018-19: Honorable Mention All-American (200 Free Relay) ... NCAA Qualifier ... NEWMAC Champion (400 Free Relay) ... NEWMAC Relay Team of the Week (Nov. 20) ... CSCAA Scholar All-American ... at the 2019 NCAA Championship, finished ninth in the 200 free relay in 1:21.41 and 48th in the 50 free in 21.36... at the 2019 NEWMAC Championship, claimed the title in the 400 free relay in 3:01.89 and also finished fourth in the 200 medley relay (1:35.32), eighth in the 50 free (21.39), eighth in the 200 free relay (1:23.58), ninth in the 100 free (46.65) and 12th in the 100 fly (51.12) ... at the 2019 Winter Invitational, earned wins in the 200 free relay and the 400 free relay and also placed third in the 100 free, fourth in the 200 medley relay, fifth in the 200 free, fifth in the 100 fly and sixth in the 50 free ... individually swam one "B" cut as a first-year.

Out of the Pool at MIT:
Majoring in finance as well as computer science, economics and data science with a concentration in economics.

High School: A 2018 graduate of Adlai E. Stevenson High School … three-time swimming varsity letterwinner … two-time All-American … six-time All-State … IHSA Scholastic Achievement Award … North Suburban Conference All-Academic … nine-time State Qualifier … two-time state finalist … competed at the 2015 and 2016 NASA Junior National Championships, the 2017 Speedo Winter Junior Championship, the 2018 USA Swimming Futures Championship and the 2018 Speedo Junior National Championship … hold the Illinois State record in the 200 free relay and the 400 free relay … four-time Speedo Sectionalist … also competed nine times at the Illinois Senior Championship … National Honor Society … National Chinese Honor Society … Chinese Club President … Economics Club President ... Fenghua Academy Newsletter Editor in Chief … captain of boys swimming and diving team … National AP Scholar … 2018 Outstanding Physics Student of the Year … Outstanding Social Studies Senior … Outstanding Junior Chinese Award … two-time winner of the Chinese Club Outstanding Leadership Award … eight-time Gold Honor Roll.