Nick Guerra
Nick Guerra
Height: 5-11
Year: Senior
Hometown: Richardson, Texas
High School: Bishop Lynch

2016: Competed in three meets as a senior despite juggling cross country, track and field and Carson-Newman ROTC… Placed a season’s best 11th at the Tusculum Open while running a year’s fastest time of 18:10.4 in the men’s five-kilometer run to begin the fall…

Tusculum Open: 11th- 18:10.4

Maryville College Invitational: 15th- 31:53.75

SAC Championships: 73rd- 30:27.1 


2015: Consistently finished in the top-three for the Eagles during his junior campaign… Placed a season-best fifth at the Blue/Orange Meet…Ran his fastest 10-kilometer time at the South Atlantic Conference Championships where Guerra finished 55th overall with a 28:02.1 time…

 Blue/Orange Meet (5K): 5th- 15:42.91

Victor Ashe Meet (5K): 19th- 17:54.3

Furman Invitational (8K): 87th- 28:38.22

Maryville Dual Meet (5K): 9th- 18:33.2

Greater Louisville Classic (8K): 139th- 28:31.47

South Atlantic Conference Championships (10K): 55th- 28:02.1

NCAA Southeast Regional (10K): 91st- 37:23.3 


2014: Guerra was one of the most established Carson-Newman runners in his second year in Mossy Creek. The sophomore finshed with three top-ten times, as well as two top-five qualifers. Guerra had his best outings of the season at the Blue & Orange Meet and the Victor Ashe Meet recording second place in both.

Blue & Orange Meet- 16:03.50 (2nd) 4k

Victor Ashe Meet- 18:14.84 (2nd) 5k

Berea Invitational- 30:07 (29th) 8k

Maryville Dual Meet- 23:21.12 (7th) 6k

Lousiville Invitational- 29:20.34 (219th) 8k

McAlphine Invitational- 29:24.4 (119th) 8k

Falcon Classic- 30:22.70 (89th) 8k

SAC Championships- 29:17.71 (56th) 8k

NCAA Southeast Regional- 36:50.6 (119th) 10k


2013: Guerra was one of Carson-Newman's top finishers during his freshman campaign,recording two top-20 finishes.

Hyder-McMahill College Invitational: 35th  29:15.14

Bulldog Stampede: 18th  29:38 

Carson-Newman Duel: 5th 31:13.51

Maryville Invitational: 6th

Royal XC Challenge: 74th 27:50.1 

South Atlantic Conference Cross-Country Championships: 38th 28:25.3

Southeast Regional: 106th  35:32


High School: Guerra is a three-time all-district and 2012 all-state cross country runner for Bishop Lynch High School. In addition to running cross country and track, he also played soccer for two years, and was a semi-finalist for his 2012 season. He has lettered in Cross Country, Track, and Soccer. Guerra owns personal bests of 4:52 in the 1600 meters, 10:30 in the 3200 meters, and 16:52 in the 5k.

PERSONAL: Born October 11, 1994, he is the son of David and Nancy Guerra of Richardson, Texas, and one of three children with siblings Danny and Adam. He is enrolled in C-N's foods, nutrition and dietetics program.