High School: Nike Indoor All-America selection in final two seasons ... Named to Alabama Class 6A All-State Team as a junior ... Honored as Alabama 6A All-State selection as a junior and senior in both indoor and outdoor track ... Ran on Alabama 6A cross country state championship teams as a freshman, sophomore and junior ... As a senior won indoor state titles in the 800m, 1500m and 4x800mas well as an outdoor state tile in the 4x800m relay ... Part of the outdoor track state championship team as a freshman and runner-up squads as a junior and senior ... Member of runner-up teams at the Alabama 6A Indoor Track Championships during first three years ... Coached by Devon Hind ... Member of Spanish Honor Society and New Era Youth Group.
Personal: Full name is Nicholas Len Hayes ... Born Mar. 9, 1990 in Birmingham, Ala. ... Parents are Darryl and Melinda Hayes ... Two brothers, Nathan (21) and Zack (14) ... Father and uncle attended UK.