On Wednesday, Hardin Northern standout Nicholas Bame signed his national letter of intent to run indoor and outdoor track and field at Indiana State University, majoring in Civil Engineering. Bame, the 2016 NWCC Cross-Country Runner of the Year also plans to participate in cross-country. Nicholas is a 6-time NWCC track champion, was named the Co-MVP of the NWCC as a junior, has placed 3 times at the state track and field meet and currently holds four school records. He is also tied for the #1 in his graduating class academically with a 4.0 GPA.

With Nicholas are his mother, Robin, and his father, Dave. Standing with Nick (from left to right) are athletic director Brady Mast, head track coach Travis Rettig and high school principal Drew Cano.