COLLEGE ATHLETIC HALL of FAME MEMBERS FROM NORTH CENTRAL WASHINGTON
Nick Hannah FOOTBALL
EASTERN OREGON UNIVERSITY ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME
The graduate of Eastmont High School developed into a 6'0", 227-lb. powerhouse during four years as a starter for the Mountaineers. During that time, Nick played four different positions - wide receiver, strong safety, outside linebacker, and inside linebacker. In addition to impressive strength, he was extremely fast while posting times of 4.5 seconds in the 40.
Hannah led EOU in tackles for three seasons and was named team Co-MVP three times. Among his accomplishments on the gridiron was tying a school record with a 92 yard interception return for a touchdown. Nick earned the honor of being named EOU's Athlete of the Year for 2004-05 and was a second team NAIA All-American linebacker.
After graduating, he signed professionally with the NFL's Indianapolis Colts. Nick also played for the Amsterdam Admirals in NFL-Europe, as well as the B.C. Lions and Toronto Argonauts in the CFL.