Nick Cincotta is a senior at North Andover High School and star athlete on the varsity wrestling team. He also has big plans for the future, including a budding rap career.
Patch caught up with Cincotta at the recent Knights on the Run 5K, where he placed third with 18 minutes and 22 seconds. Athletics runs in his family -- his mom, Lisa Cincotta, also ran the 5K and placed in third among women, and his father Carl Cincotta is the Knights' varsity wrestling coach.
Cincotta has a creative side as well. He's a rapper, spreading his music on YouTube and iTunes.
Cincotta, who's also the student representative on the North Andover School Committee, plans to attend college and major in business, and he also plans to pursue his music career at the same time.