Byler homers in loss
Nevada vs. San Jose State
2016 (So.): Made two appearances out of the bullpen, logging 2.1 innings while allowing four hits and one run … Posted a 3.86 ERA on the season … Struck out two batters without issuing a walk … Pitched one scoreless inning in a 14-2 victory over Santa Clara … Also logged 1.1 innings against Air Force.
2015 (So.): Did not see action on the season … Redshirted … Member of the regular season Mountain West championship team … Named one of the team’s 2015 Summer League Pitchers of the Year.
2014 (Fr.): In his freshman season, pitched 5.1 innings in seven appearances ... Struck out four batters ... One of four freshman to see action on the mound for Nevada.
PRIOR TO NEVADA
High School: Lettered three years at Rocklin High School in Rocklin, Calif. ... Career record of 17-9 with a 1.85 ERA ... Named 2013 Rocklin Lions Club Player of the Year ... In 2013 was inducted into the Rocklin High School Athletic Hall of Fame ... In 2012 earned second-team Sierra Foothill All-League honors and was an All-Metro pitcher ... Scholar Athlete Award recipient.
Economics major ... Son of Ron and Carrie Dick ... Enjoys fly fishing, being in the wilderness, riding four-wheelers and spending time with family and friends ... Chose Nevada because he wanted to go to a school with both a good academic and athletic atmosphere ... Sports heroes include Nolan Ryan and Cal Ripken Jr.