Nate Imig
2016-17 Baseball
NO
36
POS
RHP
YR-EXP
JR-2L
B/T
R/R
HT
6-3
WT
170
HOMETOWN
Leander, Texas
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Leander HS
Nate Imig

UT TYLER AWARDS & HONORS: 
- ASC Academic All-Conference
- ASC Pitcher of the Week (3.28.2016)

SOPHOMORE (2016): Recorded a 6-2 record as a sophomore improve to 10-2 in his career at UT Tyler... Imig struck out 35 in 42 innings of work and limited opponents to 13 walks.... Imig earned wins over Dallas, Concordia, UT Dallas, LeTourneau, Howard Payne and Sul Ross during the season where he made seven starts and appeared in 13 games... Had a season-best five strikeouts in games against UT Dallas and Howard Payne. 

FRESHMAN (2015):
Started his collegiate career with a 4-0 record and a 2.74 ERA in nine appearance as a freshman for the Patriots... Made two starts and seven relief appearances... Had a season-best three strikeouts in his first outing at Sul Ross where he went 3 1/3 innings without allowing a run and sitting down those three on strikes... Would finish with five multi-strikeout games, including striking out two in 3 2/3 innings of work against Texas-Dallas in the ASC Tournament Final... Earned the first win of his career by striking out two and going 3 1/3 innings of relief against Centenary... Added an ASC win to his resume by going 1 1/3 innings against Hardin-Simmons... Also earned another win at Centenary and his fourth in a relief appearance against Howard Payne. 

PRIOR TO UT TYLER:
Played for coach Matt Grissom at Leander High School...2013 & 2014 First Team All-District 25-4A Pitcher...2014 Academic All State...Austin American Statesman Dazzling Dozen...Austin Area HSCBA Selection and Pitcher of the Game...Central Texas Top 25...2nd Team All Central Texas...Leander 2013 & 2014 Pitcher of the Year...2014 Team Captain...2014 Co-Team MVP

Personal: Son of David and Laurie Imig... One sibling, Claire. His father, David, played basketball at Anoka Ramsey College. 

Major: Mechanical Engineering

CAREER ASPIRATION: Sales

Why UT Tyler: "UT Tyler has a great baseball program with incredible facilities. The campus atmosphere and size along with the engineering program was just what I was looking for. It's a great feeling being apart of the UT Tyler baseball program and knowing the winning tradition that has been set here."

BEYOND THE GAME
Favorite Baseball Team: Minnesota Twins
Favorite Athlete: Joe Mauer
Favorite Movie: The Accountant
Favorite TV Show: Breaking Bad
Favorite Musician: Fleetwood Mac
Favorite Food: Steak
Favorite Hobby: Anything outdoors
Funniest Teammate: Hunter Palmer
Most Serious Teammate: Blake Ross

Year era w-l app gs cg sho sv ip h r er bb so 2b 3b hr bf bavg wp hbp bk sfa sha
2015.... 2.74 4-0 9 2 0 0/0 1 23.0 23 11 7 7 11 4 1 1 95 .274 1 2 0 1 1
2016.... 4.93 6-2 13 7 1 1/1 0 42.0 53 29 23 13 35 8 1 0 188 .315 7 3 0 2 2
TOTAL... 4.15 10-2 22 9 1 1/1 1 65.0 76 40 30 20 46 12 2 1 283 .302 8 5 0 3 3