Nick Solak
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Nick Solak

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Woodridge, Ill.

High School:
Naperville North

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 163

Position:
INF

Experience:
HS

B/T:
R/R


06/16/2014

LOUISVILLE V TEXAS | 2014 CWS

Louisville v Texas | 2014 CWS

06/15/2014

2014 CWS SUNDAY PRACTICE DAY

2014 CWS Sunday Practice Day

06/15/2014

LOUISVILLE V VANDERBILT | 2014 CWS GAME 1

Louisville v Vanderbilt | 2014 CWS Game 1

06/13/2014

2014 CWS PRACTICE DAY

2014 CWS Practice Day

06/07/2014

LOUISVILLE v KENNESAW STATE | NCAA SUPER REGIONAL | GAME 2

Louisville v Kennesaw State | NCAA Super Regional Game 2

High School: Lettered three years for coach Carl Hunckler at Naperville North. Three-time All-Conference selection and two-time All-Area honoree. Selected as Illinois Coaches Association All-Star as a senior. Naperville North Booster Club Award Recipient. Hit .442 with 27 RBI, 12 doubles and 16 stolen bases as a junior. Set school record for career triples with 18. Also played with Cangelosi Sparks traveling team.

Personal: Born Nicholas Blake Solak, on Jan. 11, 1995, in Woodridge, Ill. Son of Mark and Roseann Solak. Has one younger sister, Alexis. Majoring in finance at the University of Louisville. After college, he plans to play professional baseball and attend law school. People with the greatest influence on his athletic career are his parents, who have provided him with every opportunity possible and teaching him to always work hard. Hobbies and outside interests include music, concerts and hanging out in downtown Chicago. Favorite movies include Forrest Gump, Miracle, The Natural and Rocky. Enjoys watching Baseball Tonight, SportsCenter and The Walking Dead. Favorite athletes include Muhammad Ali, Gordon Beckham, Josh Hamilton, Ian Kinsler and Dustin Pedroia. Favorite foods are burritos, seafood and steak. Enjoys eating at Morton's Steak House, Portillo's and Shaw's Crab House. Favorite teams are the Chicago Bears, Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago White Sox. Enjoys listening to any type of music. Favorite quote is "Don't count the days, make the days count," by Muhammad Ali.

    Atlantic Coast Conference NCAA University of Louisville
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