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Nick King

School

Bucknell

Position
Midfielder
Major
Biomedical Engineering

Classroom

Nick King is an exceptional student. He currently has a 3.75 GPA in biomedical engineering and has been a three-time academic honor roll selection. King has twice been a member of the 11-man All-Patriot League Academic Team.

Character

King is a captain this year as a senior and leads by example on the field in one of the most demanding positions. He is involved in the Bucknell Athletics Leadership Institute as well.

Community

King is regularly involved in the community as a part of the Bucknell Athletics Leadership Institute. With Bucknell and the soccer team, he did trash clean up in Hufnagle Park and volunteered at new student events to share experiences with athletics and school/life balance. With his internships with Stryker, he spent a day at a magnet school teaching middle-school-aged girls about engineering and did trash clean up at local parks in northern New Jersey. With Kalamazoo FC semi-pro soccer, he did a reading and teaching event at a local bookstore for kids, guest-coached soccer practices for a local travel team, ran camps for kids aged 4-12 and visited kids in the Pediatric ICU to deliver gifts and talk with patients.

Competition

King is a two-time all-conference performer at Bucknell, earning third-team accolades his freshman and sophomore years.