Local player who chose to stay home and play his collegiate baseball ... Could be one of the top relievers out of the bullpen or challenge for a spot in the weekend rotation.
PRIOR TO NEVADA
High School: Lettered three years in baseball and football at Reed High School in Sparks, Nev. ... Second-team all-state pitcher in 2013 ... First-team All-North and second-team all-state quarterback ... Holds singles season passing yards record at Reed High School ... Drafted by the Boston Red Sox in 27th round of 2013 MLB draft.
Criminal Justice major ... Son of Don and Gine Nowaczewski ... Enjoys hanging out with friends and family, fishing, and camping in his free time ... Chose Nevada over playing professional baseball because of the coaches, teammates, and great college atmosphere ... Sports hero is Justin Verlander.