Nick Smagula
Nick  Smagula


Randolph, NJ

High School:



International affairs


GW Men's Swimming and Diving Defeated by UMBC, 149-120

Koprivnjak, Huffman Pace Colonials in Home Opener


GW Men's Swimming Finishes Fourth at Potomac Relays

Colonials Head to Loyola Next Weekend for Two-Day Quad Meet


GW Men's Swimming Takes Second at Rhode Island Invitational

Mortensen, Huffman, Koprivnjak Lead Colonials on Day 2 of Competition


GW Men's Swimming Wraps Day 1 of Rhode Island Invitational

Colonials Return to Action Against A-10 Foes


Towson Tops GW Men's Swimming, 199-63

Colonials Led by Koprivnjak on Afternoon

2015-16: Competed in the 500-yard freestyle (4:53.60 – 32nd), 200 free (1:50.19 – 39th) and 1,650 free (17:04.35 – 22nd) at the 2016 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 21)… Member of Fall 2015 Atlantic 10 Commissioner’s Honor Roll… Named to the GW Athletics Academic Dean’s List...Named GW Community Service Student-Athlete of the Month in October.

2014-15: Posted career-best time of 25.60 in the 50-yd freestyle at the American-Catholic-Loyola Quad meet (Oct. 10)...Swam season-best times in the 200-yd free (1:50.45), 500-yd free (4:51.52) and 1,650-yd free (16:54.68) at the 2015 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 19-21)...Touched the wall in a season-fastest time of 10:25.38 in the 1,000-yd free against UMBC (Oct. 25).

2013-14: Swam a season-best time of 1:48.58 in the prelims of the 200 free at the 2014 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 19)...Also recorded a season-fastest time in the 1,650 free in 16:43.41 for a 21st-place finish at the league meet...Finished the prelims of the 500 free in a season-best time of 4:48.45 at the Patriot Invitational (Nov. 21) and finished 21st in the finals in 4:49.91...Time of 54.36 in the 100 free at the American-Catholic-Loyola quad-meet (Oct. 11) was a season-fastest mark...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.

High School: Swam for Berkeley Aquatic Club...Member of USA Swimming Athlete Executive Committee...Served as New Jersey Swimming Junior and Senior Athlete Representative and Eastern Zone Swimming Athlete Representative...Vice President of National Honors Society...Member of National Science Honors Society and National English Honors Society.

Personal: Born Nicholas Walter Smagula on March 6, 1995 in Hackensack, NJ...Son of Sandy and Walter Smagula...Has a younger sister, Kimberly...Intends to major in international affairs.

50-Yard Freestyle 25.60 American-Catholic-Loyola Quad-Meet (10/10/2014)
100-Yard Freestyle 54.36 American-Catholic-Loyola Quad-Meet (10/11/2013)
200-Yard Freestyle 1:48.58 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19/2014)
500-Yard Freestyle 4:48.45 Patriot Invitational (11/21/2013)
1,000-Yard Freestyle 10:02.96 vs. Georgetown (1/18/2014)
1,650-Yard Freestyle 16:43.41 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19/2014)

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