Ethan Nichol
Ethan Nichol
Title: Secondary - Football
Phone: 419.448.2949

Career Synopsis

  • The 2019 season is Nichol's fourth at Heidelberg and second as a full-time assistant coach


  • Assisted in leading a defense that accounted for 27 sacks and 64 TFLs
  • Mentored Zach Blackiston to All-Region and All-OAC accolades


  • Guided the Berg defense to 84 TFLs and three defensive touchdowns in 2017
  • Mentored nine Academic All-OAC players

Collegiate Experience

  • 2016 graduate of the College of Wooster
  • Overcame an injury-plagued career to start all 10 games as a senior at defensive back, ranking 4th on the team in total tackles
  • Recorded 4.5 tackles for loss and 1 sack as a senior for the Scots
  • Named to the NCAC Academic Honor Roll three times
  • Member of the NFF Hampshire Honor Society
  • Recipient of the Jack Lengyel Award


  • Native of Delaware, Ohio
  • Obtained his master's degree at Heidelberg