29  Nolan Blackwood
Nolan Blackwood


Southaven, Miss.

High School:
Southaven HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 160





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N. Blackwood

2014 - Summer (Wisconsin Rapids Rafters)
Appeared in 29 games for the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters of the Northwoods League ... Posted 4.67 ERA in 34.2 innings of work ... Had a 4-4 record with one save ... Struck out 29 and walked 11 ... Held opponents to a .248 average against and had a 1.29 WHIP.

2014 - Freshman
Set program record for single-season appearances with 31 ... Finished with a 2-4 record and a 2.41 ERA in 41.0 innings ... Allowed no runs in 20 of his 31 appearances ... Struck out 27 against 10 walks and held opponents to a .252 average against ... Earned a save in three games ... Made 11 appearances in league play and had a 33.48 ERA in 10.1 innings ... Opened his career by earning win against Western Michigan (2/14) with 3.2 innings of scoreless relief ... Closed out series with Western Michigan (2/16) earning a save with a perfect inning of relief ... Logged his second save in win at Samford (2/23) allowing one hit over three innings of work ... Pitched 1.2 innings of relief without allowing a hit and earned win against SEMO (3/1) ... Pitched two perfect innings at Ole Miss (3/5) to earn save ... Pitched a season-high five innings in 17-inning game against Central Arkansas (3/7), but was saddled with the loss allowing three runs, all unearned ... Closed the year with six consecutive scoreless outings and allowed just four hits and one walk in that span.

Lettered three years as a pitcher, shortstop and right fielder for coach Ed Rich at Southaven ... Named an all-state selection after helping the Chargers to a 24-8 record and the 2013 state championship ... Went 3-1 with six saves, allowing just one earned run in 39 2/3 innings to record a 0.18 ERA.

Son of Jeff and Teresa Blackwood ... Was a four-year member of the National Honor Society ... Undecided on a major.

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