Nick Bachinski
Nick  Bachinski

RS Junior

Lakeville, Minn.

High School:
Lakeville South HS

High Jump


Notable Performances Net Three Wins at UVA

Luca Wieland and Ryan Lockard set Virginia Challenge meet records in their respective wins.


Gophers Pick Up 4x100 Title at ASU

Saturday's performance ranks sixth all-time at Minnesota and is the fastest Gophers time since 2012.


Minnesota Opens Up Competition at Stanford

The Gophers posted 10 top-10 finishes on the opening day of competition at the Stanford Invitational.


Gophers Net Three Wins in Outdoor Debut

Bachinski hit an outdoor personal record of 2.13 meters to win the event, following up Sean Donnelly's school record victory in the hammer throw and Aaron Bartnik's victory in the 3,000 meter steeplechase on Friday.


Gophers Climb to Third-Place Finish at B1G Meet

Goaner Deng, Gian Ferretti and Ryan Lockard were named Second Team All-Big Ten honorees for the Maroon & Gold.


2015 Golden Bear Twilight

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

Bachinski's Personal Records

Indoor Season:
Won the high jump at the Northwest Open. Took the title in the high jump at the Border Battle Duel with Wisconsin setting a new personal record with a mark of 2.14 meters (7-00.25 ft.). • For the second consecutive week, set a personal record and won the high jump, this time at the Jack Johnson Invitational with a mark of 2.15 meters (7-00.50 ft.). Outdoor: At the Baldy Castillo Invitational, won a five way jump-off to claim first place with a mark of 2.13 meters (New Personal Record, 6-11.75 ft.). 


Indoor Season:
At the 2015 Minnesota Open, finished 4th with a throw of 15.57 meters (51-1.0 ft.) • in a dual at Wisconsin, placed fourth in the shot put with a throw of 16.74 meters (54-11.25 ft.) which stands as a new personal record • at the 2015 B1G Indoor Championships, placed 23rd with a throw of 15.27 meters (50-01.25). Outdoor: Placed fourth in the discus at the Hamline Invitational with a throw of 48.46 meters (159-00)  finished fifth in the Tom Cat Twilight discus with a throw of 48.17 meters (158-00)  Placed third in the shot put at the 2015 Golden Bear Twilight with a throw of 15.42 meters (50-07.25) • at the Wisconsin Twilight, placed tenth in the discus with a throw of 52.70 meters and 7th in the shot put with a throw of 15.45 meters.

Indoor: Did not compete. Outdoor: Unattached at the Hamline Invitational placed sixth in the shot put with a throw of 14.02 meters (46-00.00) and sixth in the discus with a throw of 50.04 meters (164-02).  placed second unattached in the shot put at the 2014 Holst Invitational with a throw of 14.50 meters (47-07.00).  unattached at the Carelton Relays finished second in the discus with a throw of 48.26 meters (158-04).  unattached at the SMU Cardinal Open finished 9th in the shot put with a throw of 12.76 meters (41-10.50) and won the jr. discus with a throw of 53.40 meters (175-02).  won the discus unattached at the Tom Cat Twilight with a throw of 49.21 meters (161-05). • won the jr. discus unattached at the Musco Twilight with a throw of 54.98 meters (180-04). Placed 8th unattached in the discus at the USATF Jr. Championships with a throw of 55.05 meters (180-07).


Gophers Claim Drake Relays 4x800 Title


Minnesota claimed its fourth 4x800 title in the last six years and its sixth overall title in Drake Relays history.

Gophers Open Up Drake Relays


Meanwhile at Macalester’s Bolstorff Twilight, Matt Welch (3:57.57) and Charlie Lawrence (4:04.02) paced the 1,500 meters, finishing first and second, respectively.

Drake Relays Headlines Action-Packed Weekend


The Maroon & Gold will also be sending competitors to Kansas' Rock Chalk Classic, Macalester's Bolstorff Twilight and the St. Mary's Open.

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