|HONORS & AWARDS
|2016||American All-Tournament Team|
|2016||First Team All-American Conference (RP)|
|2016||National Pitcher of the Year Watch List|
Named to the American Athletic Conference First Team as a relief pitcher…Became the sixth Cougar all-time to notch 10+ saves in a single season with 11 in 2016…Finished the year 3-0 with a 1.40 ERA in a team-high 29 appearances…Struck out 67 in 51.1 innings for third-most on the team and most among relievers…Held opponents to a .154 average…Earned his first save as a Cougar in a win over Baylor (March 5)…Went four straight appearances with a save from March 5 – 15…Earned all three wins in conference play and finished with a 0.98 ERA with 22 strikeouts in 18.1 innings against league opponents…Lasted a season-long 3.1 innings twice (at UConn, Memphis)…Went 20 appearances without issuing a walk and 11 appearances without issuing a hit…Struck out five twice (TCU, Cincinnati)…Earned three saves during the American Championship in four appearances en route to being named to the All-Tournament team.
ALVIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Played two seasons at Alvin Community College…Helped team to a Conference Championship in 2014 under Bryan Alexander…Earned All-Region honors in 2015 and was a two-time All-Conference honoree.
Earned letters for Dulles High School for Clinton Welch…Helped team to a District Championship in 2012 and a State Runner-Up in 2013…Named District MVP and earned First Team All-District honors as a pitcher and third baseman.
Full name is Nick Cody Hernandez…Born December 30, 1994 in Houston…Calls Missouri City, Texas home…Son of Nicole and Lawrence Hernandez…Has one brother, Conor…Plans to major in leadership and supervision…Aspires to own his own business.