Coaches Thoughts: We are looking forward to adding Nathan to our roster. While we were unable to sign him out of high school, his decision to join us following his first year at UNCW is exciting. He is a good middle distance/distance swimmer and should definitely help us this season.
Before ECU: Competed as a freshman at UNC Wilmington ... Selected CAA Swimmer-of-the-Week (2/7/12) ... Ranks among the school's all-time top-10 in the 500 and 1650 freestyle ... Attended Cardinal Gibbons High School ... Swam for YMCA of the Triangle Area under coach Chad Onken ... Selected 2010-11 Cardinals Gibbons Co-Male Athlete-of-the-Year ... Helped Cardinals Gibbons win four state championships ... Member of the 2011 state high championship 200 medley and 400 freestyle relay teams ... Four-year all-state selection ... Part of three YMCA national record setting relays in the 200, 400, and 800 freestyle relays in 2011.
Personal: Full name is Nathan Curry Walters ... Born April 18, 1992, in Bryn Mawr, Pa. ... Son of Therese and David Walters ... Academic major is business.