Nick McGowan
Nick McGowan

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Franklin, Mich.

High School:
Groves

Event:
Back/Free


03/01/2014

MSU Has Record-Setting Day Three at B1G Swim & Dive Champs

Spartan men break 200 freestyle relay record on Friday evening.

02/27/2014

MSU Concludes Day Two at B1G Men's Swim & Dive Champs

Freshman Brennan Labar scores points for the Spartans on 1-meter.

02/08/2014

MSU Swimming and Diving Suffer Road Losses

Spartan men and women conclude regular season.

01/24/2014

MSU Swimming & Diving Celebrates 2014 Senior Day

MSU's last home meet of the season will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 25.

01/23/2014

Spartans Earn Dual-Meet Victory Over Oakland

Men seal first dual victory of the season with 400 freestyle relay win.

2013-14: 2013-14 Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... Owns the fourth-best 100 and 200 backstroke times in MSU history with a career-best 49.43 and 1:47.19, respectively ... He also stands at sixth in school history in the 100 freestyle, posting a personal-best time of 44.73 ... In the meet versus the University of Michigan in the 100 freestyle, McGowan turned in a season-best time of 45.90 to place third overall ... Personal-best time of 49.77 to finish 36th at the Big Ten Swim & Dive Championships in the 100 backstroke.

2012-13: Recorded the second-best time on the team in the 100 backstroke with a career-best time of 49.43 and in the 200 backstroke with a time of 1:47.87 as well as the fifth-best time on the team in the 50 freestyle with a time of 20.81, all at the Big Ten Championships ... Swam the sixth-fastest time on the team in the 100 freestyle with a time of 45.94 at the USA Winter Nationals ... Posted the seventh-best time on the team in the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:45.29 at GVSU ... Recorded the second-best time on the team in the 50 backstroke with a time of 23.43 against Iowa ... Recorded the second-best time on the team in the 100 backstroke with a time of 49.43 and in the 200 backstroke with a time of 1:47.87, both coming at the Big Ten Championships ... Made the team's All-Time Top Ten list in the 100 backstroke ... Academic All-Big Ten selection.

2011-12: Academic All-Big Ten ... Made the team's All-Time Top-Ten list in the 100 backstroke (49.67), 200 backstroke (1:47.19), and the 100 freestyle (44.73) ... Recorded the top 100 freestyle time on the team of the season at the Big Ten Championship meet ... Part of the 200 freestyle relay that finished ninth (1:20.75) and the 400 freestyle relay that also finished ninth and swam an NCAA B-cut standard with a time of 2:57.33 at the Big Ten Championships ... Posted a season-best time in the 50 freestyle (21.16) at the Ohio State Invitational.

20101-11: Recorded a season-best in the 50 freestyle (21.11) and the 100 freestyle (45.53) at the Big Ten Championship meet ... Recorded the second fastest time on the team of the season in the 100 backstroke (50.02).

High School:Two-time state champion in the 100 backstroke at Wylie E. Groves High School...Elected captain his senior year.

Personal: Born March 20, 1992...Son of John and Sue McGowan...Majoring in finance.