Devon Nowicki
Devon  Nowicki

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lake Orion, Mich.

High School:
Lake Orion

Height:
6-5

Event:
Breast/IM/Fly

Major:
Exercise Science


10/13/2017

OAKLAND MEN'S AND WOMEN'S BLACK TEAM WIN INTRASQUAD MEET

The Golden Grizzlies will take on IUPUI Friday, Oct. 20 at 6 p.m. at the IUPUI Natatorium

10/06/2017

OAKLAND PLACES THIRD AT DENNIS STARK RELAYS

The Golden Grizzlies will host their annual Black vs. Gold Intrasquad meet Oct. 13 at 5:30 p.m.

02/12/2017

GOLDEN GRIZZLIES CONCLUDE COMPETITION AT MICHIGAN OPEN

Devon Nowicki, Paul Huch and Bethany Abramcyzk were among the highlights of the weekend

02/10/2017

NUMBER OF GOLDEN GRIZZLIES COMPETING AT MICHIGAN OPEN THIS WEEKEND

The meet will take place Friday through Sunday at the Oakland Aquatic Center

12/02/2016

ASCHAN BREAKS SCHOOL RECORD AT DAY ONE OF ZIPPY INVITE

Patricia Aschan became the first woman in Oakland history to swim under two minutes in the 200 IM

03/25/2016

Devon Nowicki at NCAA Championships

Devon Nowicki competes at the 2016 NCAA Championships held in McAuley Aquatic Center at Georgia Tech.

02/24/2016

2016 Horizon League Championships

2016 Horizon League Championships held at the Oakland Aquatic Center Feb. 24-27, 2016

01/30/2016

Oakland vs. Cleveland State

Oakland vs. Cleveland State 1-30-16 Senior day

10/10/2015

Oakland vs. Green Bay

Oakland vs. Green Bay 10-10-15


2016-17:
Recorded the top team times in the 100 breaststroke (54.06) at the Michigan Open and 200 breaststroke (2:01.43) at the Zippy Invite
Ranked second on the team in the 200 free (1:38.29) and third in the 200 IM (1:49.45)
Recorded career best times in the 200 free (1:38.29), 100 fly (50.53) and 200 IM (1:49.45)

2015-16:
▪ Earned All-American honors in the 100 breaststroke with a sixth place finish (52.22) at the 2016 NCAA Championships in Atlanta, Ga.

▪ Became the first Golden Grizzly since 2008 to score in the top eight at NCAA Championships
▪ Placed 31st in the 200 breaststroke at NCAA Championships (1:57.53)
▪ With his swims, Oakland finished 30th in the team standings at NCAA Championships
▪ Horizon League Freshman of the Year
▪ Horizon League Champion in the 100 (52.48) and 200 breaststroke (1:55.66) setting pool, school and league records
▪ Horizon League Champion in the 500 freestyle (4:27.82)
▪ Member of the champion 800 freestyle relay that set a new school and league record at Horizon League Championships with a time of 6:29.10
▪ Member of the champion 400 medley and freestyle relay that broke a pool, school and league record with a time of 3:10.42
▪ Named Horizon League Swimmer of the Week on Dec. 8

High School:
▪ Four-year letter winner for head coach Paul Fairman, serving as captain his senior season.
▪ A member of the AquaClub swim program.
▪ Played club baseball for the Lake Orion Dragons.

Personal:
Full Name: Devon William Nowicki
Birthdate: August 18, 1997
Parents: Lorraine and Gregory Nowicki
Siblings: Brandon and Zachary

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Close to home
2. School atmosphere
3. Enjoyed being around the team

Nowicki Personal Bests
Event 2016-17 Top Time Career Top Time
50 Free -- 21.51
Wayne State
10/30/15
200 Free 1:38.29
Michigan Open
2/10/17
1:38.29
Michigan Open
2/10/17

500 Free

4:27.82*
2016 HL Championship
2/24/16
4:27.82*
2016 HL Championship
2/24/16
* 500 Free time is 7th in Oakland history

100 Breast

54.06
Michigan Open
2/10/17
52.22*
2016 NCAA Championship
3/28/16
* 100 Breast time is 1st in Oakland history

200 Breast 

2:01.43
Zippy Invite
12/2/16
1:55.66*
2016 HL Championship
2/24/16
* 100 Breast time is 1st in Oakland history

100 Fly

50.53
Zippy Invite
12/2/16
50.53
Zippy Invite
12/2/16

200 IM 

1:49.45
Michigan Open
2/10/17
1:49.45
Michigan Open
2/10/17

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