NORTHRIDGE - 2008
Kevin Nious finished a fourth in the 400 meters at the Big West Outdoor Championships in a lifetime-best 47.58 ... also ran the anchor leg of the Matadors' 4x400 meter relay that placed sixth in a season-best time of 3:13.88 ... was one of three Northridge men to earn Big West All-Academic honors ... ran an indoor lifetime-best of 49.13 in the 400 meters in the prelims of the MPSF Indoor Championships in Seattle, Wash. ... also competed in the 200 meters where he also posted a personal-best 22.16.
Nious finished sixth in the Big West in the 400 meters with a season-best 47.77 ... also ran the anchor leg of the Matadors' 4x400 relay team that placed fourth in a season-best time of 3:13.62 ... also clocked a season-best 22.29 in the 200 meters at the Steve Scott Invitational in Irvine ... ran a season-best 49.15 in the 400 meter prelims at the WAC Indoor Championships but did not qualify for the final.
CITY COLLEGE OF SAN FRANCISCO
Spent one season at City College of San Francisco ... ran the 400 meters and was part of the Rams' 4x400 meter NorCal Champion relay team ... as a team, CCSF won the State Championship ... ran a season-best 49.3 in the 400 meters.
Ran track for two seasons (2003, 2004) at Alameda High School in Alameda, Calif. ... was the North Coast Section champion in the 400 meters and was part of the section champion 4x400 relay team ... posted school records in both events ... ran a personal-best 49.15 in the 400 as a senior in 2004.
Born April 23, 1986 in Oakland, Calif. ... parents are Debra and Art Nious ... has one older sister, Tanisha ... his father ran track at Baylor University ... says he chose Northridge because of the location ... favorite food is pineapple and his favorite musician is Avril Lavigne ... major is Television Production.