|Height / Weight:|
6-3 / 230
Right Handed Pitcher
2017 | Game-by-Game
Made 20 appearances on the mound, making one start ... posted a 2.63 ERA, the second best on the team ... earned a 3-2 record with 42 strikeouts in 54.2 innings of action ... collected a team-high four saves ... opposing batters hit just .216 against him ... made his first career start at Bowling Green (4/30) ... went a season and career-high six innings on two occasions, once at Central Michigan (4/2) and once versus Northern Illinois (5/18) ... struck out a season-high seven hitters in 5.2 frames of work against Buffalo (5/6).
2016 | Game-by-Game
Made 24 appearances in relief, the most of any pitcher on the RedHawk staff … went 3-1 with two saves and a 3.76 ERA on the year … struck out 40 batters while only issuing 23 walks … earned first collegiate win after two shutout innings at Richmond (3/18) … notched a season-high six strikeouts in 2.1 innings of work in a victory at Buffalo (4/16).
Attended La Salle High School … lettered all four years in baseball, where he was a pitcher and also played second base, third base and catcher … played wide receiver on the football team, lettering one year … holds the school record for most innings pitched in one season … Second Team All-GCL his junior season … was the winning pitcher in his team’s sectional championship … Preseason Division I Second Team All-State and Second Team All-GCL … prep coach was Joe Voegeli … Club team: Midland Redskins.
Full name – Nicholas Gregory Ernst … Born: Aug. 27, 1996 … son of Kathy and Greg Ernst … has three siblings … majoring in Sport Leadership & Management.