Nicklas Polizzi
Nicklas Polizzi
Height: 6-4
Weight: 216
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Limburg, Germany
High School: Tilemannschule School
Position: Thrower

2012-13: Indoor: Competed in the weight throw at the MIAA Championships where he threw 13.21m (43-4.25)...Finshed seventh in the weight throw at the UCM Classic throwing 13.5m (44-3.5)...Finished 17th in the weight throw at the MSSU Lion Invite throwing a season-best 14.21m (46-7.5)...Finished 11th in the weight throw at the Missouri Invitational throwing 13.33m...Finished 11th in the weight throw at the MSSU Open Invitational throwing 14.04m (46-0.75)...Competed in the weight throw at the MSSU Early Bird Open throwing 12.71m (41-8.5)...Outdoor: Finished sixth in the discus at the MIAA Championships throwing 49.79m (163-04)...Threw the discus and hammer throw at the MSSU Last Chance Meet throwing the discus 50.37m (165-03) and the hammer 47.02m (154-03)...Finished third in the discus (157-08) and sixth in the hammer throw (162-04) at the Bill Williams/ Bob Laptad Invite...Finished second in the discus (161-06) and sixth in the hammer throw (153-07) at the Dewey Allgood Invite hosted by Missouri S&T...Competed in both the discus (158-08) and hammer throw (155-08) at the ESU Relays...Finished second in the discus (48.2m) and seventh in the hammer throw (47.94m) at the seasopn-opening PSU Wendy's Invite.

2011-12: Indoor:  .... Outdoor: A NCAA Championships qualifier as a true freshman, Polizzi finished 10th in the discuss, narrowly missing out on All-American honors, with a throw of 167-11 ... Took third in the discuss at the MIAA Championships with a toss of 167-09 while placing 13th in the hammer throw with a throw of 142-04 ... Took eighth in the discuss at the Emporia Twilight Meet where he tossed 156-05 ... Took second in the discuss at the Williams/Leptad Invite with a toss of 164-03.

Prior to Southern: Polizzi comes to Southern from Limburg, Germany … Polizzi is one of the more decorated throwers in Germany, consistently ranking in the top ten in his age group, with his personal best in the discus topping 175 feet ... the son of Antonio and Nicole Polizzi, Nicklas is undecided on his future major at Southern.