Nolan was a three-time varsity letterman in football, starting all three years for the Lincoln Cardinals. Nolan was named a 1st team all-conference defensive back both junior and senior years. In 2015, he was named 2nd team All-State and then received an All-State Honorable Mention in 2016. In his senior year, Nolan had six interceptions and ran two of them back for touchdowns. He was also a four-time varsity letterman in baseball, where he had been a regular starter in the middle infield for three years, playing shortstop for his senior season. Nolan excels in the classroom with a GPA of 3.79 while carrying a heavy load of IB courses. Because of his high academic achievements, Nolan was recruited by many NESCAC (New England Small College Athletic Conference) schools to play football, but finally decided on Tufts University. Nolan is undecided for now as to what his area of studies will focus on, but he is leaning towards economics and finance. Nolan enjoys working out and staying in shape. In preparation for the college game, he has been raising his maxes and has a squat of 420 lb with a bench max of 300 lbs. He runs a 4.66 second 40 yard dash and a 4.1 second shuttle. Nolan has an older brother, Nate, who plays baseball at Dartmouth. He also has a younger brother Nick, a sophomore at Lincoln, who was Nolan's teammate this year on both the varsity football and baseball teams. Off the field, Nolan loves hanging out with his friends, often playing rec basketball. He also enjoys relaxing at home, usually laughing with his brothers.