PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIPACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE
17 Nick Gruener
17 Nick Gruener
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Miami Palmetto
Position: RHP
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Kirklan

Career Highs
IP- 9 (once)
Strikeouts- 8 (once)

Junior (2016):
All-Ivy League second team ... Ivy League Honor Roll (March 15, 22, 29, April 12, 26) ... Threw seven consecutive complete games, leading the Ivy League and ranking second in the country (through May 6) ... Team-high five wins ... 2.76 ERA and 1.21 WHIP ... Led the team with 49 strikeouts, ranked third in the Ivy League with a 5.44/1 K-BB ratio ... Picked up the win aainst Wake Forest with five strikeouts against two runs in six innings (March 5) ... Fell in a pitcher's duel at No. 1 Florida, 3-1, fanning seven hitters with no walks (March 12) ... Threw first two complete games against Army and Fairfield, earning second and third wins of the year (March 18, 26) ... Dropped a pitcher's duel at Cornell (April 2) ... Threw a gem against Columbia, and fourth-straight compete game, with eight strikeouts (April 9) ... Pitched six innings without an earned run against Yale (April 16), punching out five batters ... Struck out seven in sixth-straight compete game against Brown, allowing just one run (April 23) ... Fanned five in final outing of the year, a complete game against Dartmouth (April 30).

Sophomore (2015):
Went 3-4 with a 6.96 ERA as a regular starter for the Crimson with eight starts and 10 appearances ... Struck out 35 and issued 15 walks over 42.2 innings of work ... Earned Ivy League Pitcher of the Week honors after a win at Mercer; went 7.1 innings of work, allowing one run on three hits with four strikeouts ... Picked up a win with a gem versus Princeton; gave up just one run on four hits with seven strikeouts.

Freshman (2014):
One of the regular starters for Harvard, registered a 3.88 ERA with 38 strikeouts and just 13 walks in 51.0 IP ... Started nine games on the mound, going 1-4 with a complete game under his belt ... Earned Ivy League Honor Roll three times ... Picked up his win in a dominating seven-inning performance, striking out four and giving up just five hits ... Reached at least 6.0 IP five of nine outings.

Background:
Lettered and started four years at pitcher and outfield for Miami Palmetto … Captain for two seasons … Picked to the all-district team three times … Two year All-County and All-Star team selection … Named to the 2013 Florida All-State Team and All-Star Team … Two-time Cy Young award winner and MVP award winner for Miami Palmetto … Four-year Scholar-Athlete Award recipient … Led Dade County in strikeouts as a junior … Earned the Principal's 4.0 award three times … Also played one year of varsity football, as a slot receiver … Father, Michael, played football at UCLA and graduated in 1986. 

Recent Games
Apr 24 Brown W, 6-0
Apr 27 at UMass Lowell W, 9-4
Apr 30 Dartmouth L, 3-1
Apr 30 Dartmouth L, 2-1
May 3 at Dartmouth W, 3-1
May 3 at Dartmouth L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 9 5
Plate appearances 0 0
At Bats 0 0
Runs 0 0
Hits 0 0
Doubles - -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 0 0
Total bases 0 0
Walks - -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts - -
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average - -
On Base Percentage - -
Slugging Percentage - -
Appearances 9 5
Games started 9 5
Wins 5 2
Losses 4 3
Saves 0 0
Complete Games 7 5
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 62.0 33.0
Hits 59 28
Runs 25 15
Earned Runs 19 11
Walks 9 7
Strikeouts 49 28
Strikeouts per Game 7.11 7.64
Doubles Allowed 12 4
Triples Allowed 2 1
Home Runs Allows 1 1
At Bats Against 236 125
Batting Average Against .250 .224
Earned Run Average 2.76 3.00
Wild pitches 1 1
Hit Batters 7 4
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed 1 1
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 8 4
Total Chances 21 9
Put Outs 4 2
Assists 15 6
Errors 2 1
Fielding Percentage .905 .889
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed 4 3
Runners Caught Stealing 2 1
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .333 .250
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 4 vs. Richmond L, 9-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 vs. Saint Peter's W, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at Wake Forest W, 6-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 6 vs. Towson L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at No. 1 Florida L, 16-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at No. 1 Florida L, 9-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at No. 1 Florida L, 3-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Massachusetts W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Massachusetts W, 9-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Army L, 13-12 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Army L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Army W, 5-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 26 at Fairfield W, 7-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 26 at Fairfield L, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 Albany L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 Albany W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Holy Cross L, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 at Cornell L, 5-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 2 at Cornell L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Princeton L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Princeton L, 14-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Northeastern L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 Columbia W, 11-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 Columbia L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Penn W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Penn L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 Boston College L, 11-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Yale L, 3-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 16 at Yale W, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Yale W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Yale W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 vs. Massachusetts L, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 23 Brown W, 2-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 23 Brown W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Brown L, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Brown W, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at UMass Lowell W, 9-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Dartmouth L, 3-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 30 Dartmouth L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Dartmouth W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Dartmouth L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Mar 4 vs. Richmond L, 9-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 vs. Saint Peter's W, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at Wake Forest W, 6-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 6 vs. Towson L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at No. 1 Florida L, 16-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at No. 1 Florida L, 9-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at No. 1 Florida L, 3-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 15 vs. Massachusetts W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Massachusetts W, 9-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Army L, 13-12 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Army L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Army W, 5-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 26 at Fairfield W, 7-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 26 at Fairfield L, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 Albany L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 Albany W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Holy Cross L, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 at Cornell L, 5-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 2 at Cornell L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Princeton L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Princeton L, 14-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Northeastern L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 Columbia W, 11-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 9 Columbia L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Penn W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Penn L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 Boston College L, 11-9 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Yale L, 3-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 16 at Yale W, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Yale W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Yale W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 vs. Massachusetts L, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 23 Brown W, 2-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 23 Brown W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Brown L, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Brown W, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at UMass Lowell W, 9-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Dartmouth L, 3-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 30 Dartmouth L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Dartmouth W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Dartmouth L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 4 vs. Richmond L, 9-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 vs. Saint Peter's W, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at Wake Forest W, 6-3 1 1 0 0 6.0 8 3 2 3.00 1 5 -
Mar 6 vs. Towson L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at No. 1 Florida L, 16-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at No. 1 Florida L, 9-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at No. 1 Florida L, 3-1 1 0 1 0 7.0 8 3 3 3.86 0 7 -
Mar 15 vs. Massachusetts W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Massachusetts W, 9-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Army L, 13-12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Army L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Army W, 5-3 1 1 0 0 9.0 9 3 2 2.00 0 4 -
Mar 26 at Fairfield W, 7-1 1 1 0 0 7.0 6 1 1 1.29 1 5 -
Mar 26 at Fairfield L, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 Albany L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 Albany W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Holy Cross L, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 at Cornell L, 5-1 1 0 1 0 6.0 4 5 4 6.00 1 3 -
Apr 2 at Cornell L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Princeton L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Princeton L, 14-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Northeastern L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 Columbia W, 11-3 1 1 0 0 7.0 8 3 3 3.86 1 8 1
Apr 9 Columbia L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Penn W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Penn L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 Boston College L, 11-9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Yale L, 3-2 1 0 1 0 6.0 5 3 0 0.00 3 5 -
Apr 16 at Yale W, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Yale W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Yale W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 vs. Massachusetts L, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 23 Brown W, 2-1 1 1 0 0 7.0 5 1 1 1.29 1 7 -
Apr 23 Brown W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Brown L, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Brown W, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at UMass Lowell W, 9-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Dartmouth L, 3-1 1 0 1 0 7.0 6 3 3 3.86 1 5 -
Apr 30 Dartmouth L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Dartmouth W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Dartmouth L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 4 vs. Richmond L, 9-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 vs. Saint Peter's W, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at Wake Forest W, 6-3 4 1 2 1 .750 - - - - - -
Mar 6 vs. Towson L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at No. 1 Florida L, 16-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at No. 1 Florida L, 9-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at No. 1 Florida L, 3-1 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Massachusetts W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Massachusetts W, 9-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Army L, 13-12 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Army L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Army W, 5-3 5 1 4 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
Mar 26 at Fairfield W, 7-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Fairfield L, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 Albany L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 Albany W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Holy Cross L, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 at Cornell L, 5-1 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 2 at Cornell L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Princeton L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Princeton L, 14-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Northeastern L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 Columbia W, 11-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 9 Columbia L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Penn W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Penn L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 Boston College L, 11-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Yale L, 3-2 4 1 3 0 1.000 - 2 1 .333 - -
Apr 16 at Yale W, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Yale W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Yale W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 vs. Massachusetts L, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 23 Brown W, 2-1 3 1 1 1 .667 - - - - - -
Apr 23 Brown W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Brown L, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Brown W, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at UMass Lowell W, 9-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Dartmouth L, 3-1 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 30 Dartmouth L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Dartmouth W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Dartmouth L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2013-14 9 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2014-15 10 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2015-16 9 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Total 28 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2013-14 9 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2014-15 10 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2015-16 9 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Total 28 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2013-14 9 9 1 4 0 1 51.0 47 32 22 13 38 6.71 - 3.88
2014-15 10 8 3 4 0 1 42.2 61 38 33 15 35 7.38 4 6.96
2015-16 9 9 5 4 0 7 62.0 59 25 19 9 49 7.11 1 2.76
Total 28 26 9 12 0 9 155.2 167 95 74 37 122 7.05 5 4.28
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2013-14 9 18 5 12 1 .944 1 4 3 .429 - -
2014-15 10 9 1 8 0 1.000 - 9 5 .357 - -
2015-16 9 21 4 15 2 .905 - 4 2 .333 - -
Total 28 48 10 35 3 .938 1 17 10 .370 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 9 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Conference 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Away 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Losses 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
March 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
April 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 9 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Conference 5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Losses 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
March 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
April 5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 9 9 5 4 0 7 62.0 59 25 19 9 49 7.11 1 2.76
Conference 5 5 2 3 0 5 33.0 28 15 11 7 28 7.64 1 3.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 3 3 2 1 0 3 21.0 19 7 7 3 20 8.57 1 3.00
Away 5 5 2 3 0 3 32.0 31 15 10 6 25 7.03 - 2.81
Neutral 1 1 1 0 0 1 9.0 9 3 2 0 4 4.00 - 2.00
-
Wins 5 5 5 0 0 4 36.0 36 11 9 4 29 7.25 1 2.25
Losses 4 4 0 4 0 3 26.0 23 14 10 5 20 6.92 - 3.46
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March 4 4 3 1 0 2 29.0 31 10 8 2 21 6.52 - 2.48
April 5 5 2 3 0 5 33.0 28 15 11 7 28 7.64 1 3.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 9 21 4 15 2 .905 - 4 2 .333 - -
Conference 5 9 2 6 1 .889 - 3 1 .250 - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 5 1 3 1 .800 - - - - - -
Away 5 11 2 8 1 .909 - 3 1 .250 - -
Neutral 1 5 1 4 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
-
Wins 5 13 3 8 2 .846 - 1 1 .500 - -
Losses 4 8 1 7 0 1.000 - 3 1 .250 - -
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March 4 12 2 9 1 .917 - 1 1 .500 - -
April 5 9 2 6 1 .889 - 3 1 .250 - -
PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIP, ACADEMIC INTEGRATION AND COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE