Duke Football BIO
97 Nick Sink
2012: Played in all 13 games with seven starts at defensive tackle ... recorded 28 tackles, 1.0 tackle for loss, 0.5 quarterback sack and two QB pressures ... had a season-high seven tackles at Georgia Tech ... lone sack of the year came at Virginia Tech ... on the field for 663 total snaps including a season-high 73 plays against Virginia.
2011: Played in 10 games ... did not see action in the Richmond and Boston College contests ... credited with three tackles ... had one tackle in each of the final three weeks of the year ... played 159 snaps including a season-high 30 at North Carolina.
2010: Did not see game action.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Four-year letterman at Forsyth Country Day under coaches Rusty LaRue (2006-07) and Mark Moroz (2008-09) ... helped team to four-year record of 24-19 with state playoff berths in 2007 and 2009 ... as a senior, recorded 60 tackles and six sacks along with 37 pass receptions for 578 yards and seven TDs in eight-win campaign ... earned all-conference, all-county and all-state accolades in 2009 ... served as team captain as a senior ... had 17 tackles and one fumble recovery as a junior despite missing six games due to injury ... finished high school career with 80 pass receptions for 1,207 yards and 10 TDs ... played in the fifth annual Oasis Shrine Bowl on November 27, 2009 in Charlotte, N.C., as North Carolina dropped a 20-17 overtime decision to South Carolina ... also lettered in basketball and track and field ... NCISAA all-state selection in basketball ... in 2009, captured conference championships in both the discus and shot put while placing fourth in the discus at the NCISAA 3A state championship meet ... in 2010, won conference titles in both the discus and shot put while placing second in the discus and fourth in the shot put at the NCISAA 3A state championship meet.
PERSONAL: Son of Angie and Tim Sink ... born April 29, 1991 ... majoring in history while pursuing a certificate in markets and management studies.