GENERAL: Was a three-year letterwinner in football and baseball… coached by Elton Goodwin on the baseball diamond where he was a pitcher/outfielder, and on the gridiron as a running back/cornerback by Dennis Sigurdson... SOPHOMORE: played varsity baseball… second-team all-Narrows League kicker in football... JUNIOR: first-team all-Narrows League selection as a pitcher in baseball… repeated as a second-team selection as a kicker… SENIOR: Named MVP of the Narrows League… first-team pitcher with a 9-0 record and a 2.20 ERA… team finished fifth in state, losing to Columbia River in regional final at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma… hit .440 at the plate with six home runs and 30 RBI… named all-State, all-area, and selection to play in the Washington-Oregon All-Star game… played for Olympia Pepsi in summer of 1999.
FRESHMAN (1999-00): V-letter…appeared in 15 games for the Cougs, with six starts...virtually “shut the door” on opposing teams with two outs in an inning, allowing batters just seven hits in 36 at-bats...a strong pitcher in two games against Stanford, pitching six innings while allowing one earned run and recording three strikeouts...longest outings were his last two appearances of the season, both against LCSC...in his first start of his career he pitched a gem of a game against nationally-ranked Texas A&M (Feb. 6), recording a strong four innings and a season high three strikeouts while only giving up two runs in a 14-4 Cougar win...only gave up two home runs in 33.1 innings...monthly totals: January 1.0i/0-0/0.00, February 8.1i/0-2/9.72, March 1.1i/0-0/33.75., April 11.2i/0-0/8.49, May 11.0i/0-0/6.55...pitching against league opponents: ARIZ 0.2i/0-0/40.50, ASU 2.2i/0-0/20.25, CAL (DNP), OSU 0.1i/0-0/99.00, STAN 6.0i/0-0/1.50, UCLA 1.0i/0-0/9.00, USC 1.0i/0-0/0.00, Washington 0.1i/0-0/0.00.
SOPHOMORE (2000-01): V-letter…made 10 trips to the mound, with one start…finished the year 0-3 while throwing 23.1 innings and posting a 8.49 ERA…longest stint was 7.1 innings against Stanford in his final outing…threw 3.2 innings against LCSC when he allowed just one run, and 3.0 innings at ASU…did not give up a hit or run in outings against Oregon State and UCLA…allowed seven home runs and issued four wild pitches, two of them in one game against LCSC…struck out 21 batters and issued just 14 walks…had seven strikeouts against Stanford and five in his previous outing against LCSC…monthly totals: January 1.1i/1-0/13.53, February 1.1i/0-0/13.50, March 2.0i/0-1/18.00, April 5.2i/0-2/6.35, May 14.1i/0-0/7.53...pitching against league opponents: Arizona 0.00i/0-0/0.00, ASU 3.0i/0-1/6.00, California 0.0i/0-0/0.00, OSU 1.0i/0-0/0.00, Stanford 7.1i/0-0/6.14, UCLA 1.1i/0-0/0.00, USC 1.0i/0-0/9.00, Washington 1.0i/0-1/36.00.
Nickalaus Kenyon… born 02-10-80 at Bremerton, Wash.…parents Steve and Chris Kenyon… was a member of Chaffey Baseball club for three years playing with Collin Henderson and several other WSU players… likes to fish, play basketball and all other sports… attended the same high school as teammates Ryan Smith and Zach Fisher… prep GPA of 3.72… interested in an education degree at WSU.
YEAR W-L ERA IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BA WP HBP BK GP GS CG SV 2000 0-2 8.91 33.1 51 36 33 34 12 11 2 2 .370 6 4 0 15 6 0 0 2001 0-3 8.49 23.1 33 25 22 14 21 6 0 7 .337 4 2 0 10 1 0 0 Career: 0-5 8.77 56.2 84 61 55 48 33 17 2 9 .356 10 6 0 25 7 0 0
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