|High School:||Benton HS|
FRESHMAN SEASON (2017): Made 12 appearances on the bump for the Red Wolves, all in relief ... pitched to a 5.82 ERA with 12 strikeouts and 14 walks in 17 innings ... was 0-1 and held opposing batters to a .242 average ... didn't allow a run in four outings ... lasted a season-best four innings at Texas State March 31 in the second game of a doubleheader ... struck out a season-high three twice vs. Missouri State March 1 and Louisiana Tech March 10 in game one of a doubleheader ... only decision came at SEMO April 5 when he gave up three runs in one inning.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterman at Benton (Ark.) High School ... ranked by Prep Baseball Report as the ninth-best LHP in the state of Arkansas ... attended the Xtra Innings All-Star Classic in the summers prior to his junior and senior seasons ... named all-conference in both 2014 and 2015, along with an all-state selection in 2014 and all-state tournament team honor in 2015 ... helped the Panthers to a 6A South Conference Championship as a senior and appearance in the state tournament quarterfinals ... earned all-state honors as a senior in 2016.
PERSONAL: Son of Heath and Laura Nix ... birthday is April 9 ... twin brother Colten is also a member of the Red Wolves ... majoring in civil engineering.