Nathan Hess Athlete Profile

#18 Nathan Hess

Nathan Hess
Position: Right Hand Pitcher Height: 6-5 Weight: 210 Roster Years: 2004 Hometown: Preston, ID Last School: SLCommunity College

Personal

Born in Texas ... parents are Thomas and Kris Adams ... served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Montreal, Canada ... married Cindy Gibby in August 2002 ... has a son Braden ... majoring in construction management.

Before BYU

Prepped at Preston High where he set the single season strikeout record with 147 ... was two-time all-district ... as a senior was also named all-valley and all-region ... coached by Mike Hansen.

Other College

SOPHOMORE - (2003): Posted a 4-2 record with a 4.64 ERA in 33 innings with 37 strikeouts and six complete games at Salt Lake Community College ... coached by former BYU assistant Bill Groves.


FRESHMAN - (2000): Played for Snow College where he had a 5-5 record with a 3.39 ERA in 12 appearances ... had seven complete games and threw one shutout ... pitched 77 innings with 74 strikeouts.

Stats

Year     ERA  W-L APP  GS  CG  SV    IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO
2000# 3.39 5-5 12 12 6 0 77.0 71 38 29 19 74
2003* 4.64 4-2 9 6 0 2 33.0 35 20 17 15 37
2004 6.23 3-3 13 3 0 1 26.0 29 23 18 6 22
TOTAL 6.23 3-3 13 3 0 1 26.0 29 23 18 6 22
# At Snow College (Junior College), not included in career totals.
* At Salt Lake Community College, not included in career totals.

2004 | Junior Year

Missed a month and a half because of a broken finger on his pitching hand ... allowed only one hit and no runs in a 3-2 10-inning victory at San Jose State, picking up his first win ... also picked up wins against Monmouth and Air Force ... had a 2.08 walks per nine innings ratio ... longest appearance came against Air Force on May 21 where he struck out a season high four batters in four innings ... picked up his first save in a 11-10 victory at Santa Clara.