PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Four-year starter at St. Mary’s High School under head coach Victor Lilly.
• Led St. Mary’s to the MIAA “A” Conference title game in 2019.
• Had 44 goals and 24 assists during his senior season and totaled 119 points over his final two seasons.
• St. Mary’s finished ranked No. 2 in the final Baltimore Sun poll of 2019.
• First team All-County selection.
• Named a captain as a senior in 2019.
• Also a member of St. Mary’s basketball team.
• Is the son of Glenn and Lauri Nilsen.