Former Bronco Cunningham Nominated for Olympics

Former Boise State student-athlete Nick Cunningham was nominated for the United States Olympic Bobsled team Sunday evening. All nominations are subject to approval by the United States Olympic Committee.

According to his bio on the Team USA web site, Cunningham graduated from Boise State in 2008 with a degree in Communications. He was also a member of the Broncos Track and Field team. He was selected as captain in 2008.

Cunningham will be a part of the two-man and four-man events in Sochi. The two-man race takes place February 16-17, while the four-man run is scheduled for February 22-23.

Cunningham also particapted in the two-man event in the 2010 Olympics, placing 12th.