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#26 Will Nimke
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 190
Year: Junior
Hometown: Ann Arbor, Mich.
High School: Ann Arbor Pioneer
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Year ERA APP W-L GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER BB SO WP BK HB
2013 7.24 11 2-6 11 0 0 0 41.0 58 39 33 16 15 3 0 4
2012 3.74 15 4-4 12 1 0/1 0 67.1 73 41 28 20 31 5 0 14
Total: 5.07 26 6-10 23 1 0 0 108.1 131 80 61 36 46 8 0 18

2013: Made 11 mound appearances, all starts, and had a 2-6 record with a 7.24 ERA ... was used as WMU’s midweek starter ... totaled 15 strikeouts over 41.0 innings ... did not allow a run and gave up just two hits over 6.0 innings to earn win vs. Chicago State (4/3) ... threw 6.2 innings and stuck out four, both season highs, in win over Northwestern (5/1) ... held the Wildcats to two runs.

2012:
Was Broncos' Sunday starter during conference play ... appeared in 15 games, making 12 starts ... posted a 4-4 record with a 3.74 ERA and held opposing hitters to a .277 batting average ... struck out 31 in 67.1 IP ... had a 3-2 record and a 2.78 ERA (lowest in rotation) during six MAC starts ... became first freshman to throw a complete game since Ethan Hollingsworth in 2006, leading WMU to a 5-4 victory at Notre Dame (4/11) - three of four runs were unearned, struck out a season-high seven ... threw 2.1 innings of hitless relief vs. St. Bonaventure (2/25) ... scattered four hits, struck out four and did not allow a run in 6.1 IP vs. Bowling Green (3/25) for first career win ... did not allow an earned run and yielded four hits in 3.0 IP at Michigan State (4/17) ... did not allow an earned run, fanned two and gave up five hits over 4.2 innings of relief vs. Akron (4/22) ... earned win at Ball State (4/6), hurling 7.1 innings ... picked up third MAC victory (fourth overall) vs. Northern Illinois, giving up one run and striking out three in 5.1 IP ... gave up one run and just three hits over 7.0 IP in no decision at Central Michigan (5/19).

High School: Four-year letterwinner ... earned All-Southeastern Conference honors as a junior and senior, also was an all-district selection as a senior ... as a senior, went 5-1 on the mound with one save, had a 1.13 ERA, striking out 43 and issuing 18 walks in 31.0 innings ... Pioneer compiled a 58-18 record in final two seasons, winning a state championship in 2010 and a district championship in 2011.

Personal: Son of Alan and Stacey Nimke ... born Sept. 15, 1993, in Ann Arbor, Mich. ... has three older siblings, Emily, Ben and Megan ... sister, Megan, played field hockey at Michigan State (2004-08) ... cousin, Joel Grambau, played football at Wayne State (1999-2003) ... majoring in pre-marketing ... cumulative GPA of 3.01.

 


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