Nolan Newland
Nolan Newland
Height: 6-1
Weight: 155
Year: So.
Hometown: San Luis Obispo, CA
High School: San Luis Obispo HS
Previous College: Cuesta College
Events: Free
Experience: RS

2015-16 (Sophomore) -- Delivered a historic second season for Cal Poly, in which he produced a pair of program records in both the 400 and 800-yard freestyle relays during the season, including the 800 free relay (6:30.44) partnered with Jack Jenner, Pearu Pold and Dominic Dalpiaz on the opening day of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships (a full six seconds better than the former record) ... teamed with Caleb Davies, Jenner and Dalpiaz on the program's all-time 400 free relay mark (2:58.52) on the final day of the MPSF Championships on Feb. 20 ... individually, recorded the team's third-best mark in the 100 free (45.52) on the final day of the MPSF Championships ... also delivered the program's top 500 free mark during the season (4:22.29), which was the second-best mark in program history ... his 200 free mark of 1:37.49 on the third day of the MPSF Championships is also good for the fourth-best time in the event in program history ... was also very productive in the backstroke events, recording a time of 52.18 in the 100 back on Nov. 20 and a mark of 1:59.75 in the 200 back on Jan. 16. 

2014-15 (Freshman) --
On Nov. 5, was named the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation/Turbo Male Athlete of the Week after winning the 500-yard freestyle (at 4:38.29) during the Blue-Green Rivalry home dual meet vs. UC Santa Barbara four days earlier ... added a 200 free time of 1:42.67 at the same meet ... his season-best performance at the 500 distance came against Wyoming at home on Nov. 15, at 4:36.12, on the way to a 9:41.51 mark in the 1,000.

Prep -- Attended Cuesta College for 2013-14 ... as a senior at San Luis Obispo High School in 2012-13, earned NISCA/Speedo All-America honors in the 200 (at 1:39.28, ranking No. 60 nationwide that season) and 500 free (4:31.76, the 81st-fastest time in the country) at the Southern Section Division 2 meet in Riverside ... also belonged to a 200 medley relay squad that rewrote the school record to 1:38.21 ... at the Pac-7 Championships, broke the league record in the 100 free (at 47.56) ... also visited Pacific before deciding to stay local.

Personal -- Born on Oct. 26, 1994 in San Luis Obispo ... son of George and Sally (who also attended Cal Poly) ... majors in business, with career ambitions of going into accounting.