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Nikola Savic Athlete Profile

Nikola Savic

Nikola Savic
Positions: Sprinter, Freestyle Height: 6-4 Weight: 185 Roster Years: 2007-2009 Hometown: Serbia


Parents are Mladen and Lidija Savic ... has one brother ... pre-management major favorite sports hero is Alexander Popov, a great European sprinter.

Before BYU

National Junior Champion in the 50 and 100 free in 2007 ... his time in the 50 free ranked him 15th in all of Europe in the 17-18 age group ... national age-group champion in the 50 free, 100 free and 100 back ... placed fourth in the 50 free at the Balkan Junior Games in 2006.

2007-2008 | Freshman Year

Posted his top free sprint times at the Utah state championships in the 50 free (21.24) and the 100 free (47.58) ... competed in three conference meets.

2008-2009 | Sophomore Year

Competed in all seven dual meets on the season for the Cougars ... named to the All-Mountain West Conference team for his performance in the 200 free relay at the MWC Championships ... finished 13th in the 50 free at MWCC with a time of 20.72 ... led off the second-place 200 free relay at MWCC ... ranked third in the 100 back for BYU on the season ... ranked fifth in the 50 free for the Cougars on the season.