|High School:||Sandia Prep|
|Nelson's Career Statistics|
Got the opportunity to pitch against Hartford at home and made the most of it, retiring all three batters he faced in the ninth, including a strikeout, to close out the 13-6 victory.
Five-time letterwinner and all-district performer at Sandia Prep for coach Paul Huitt ... named all-academic four times as well ... catpained the squad while earning all-state and all-metro recognition each of his last two years ... led team to a 24-7 record and the New Mexico Activities Association state title in his senior season while earning 3A Player of the Year honors and the All-Metro Senior Student-Athlete of the Year award ... Sandia Prep also won the state championship with a 26-5 record in his sophomore campaign ... National Honor Society ... President’s Award for Educationjal Excellence ... Paula Degenhardt Science Award ... Ruth Hanna McCormick Simms Award, bestowed upon the student who best represents the academic, athletic and extracurricular values at Sandia Prep.
Son of Gary Nelson and Gretchen Seelinger has one brother ... born March 3, 1993 in Albuquerque ... father played water polo at UC Davis ... plans on following parents into a career of medicine ... recipient of the Service Award from ABQ Kids Who Care ... enjoys camping and jazz ... traveled to Malaysia and Cambodia for five weeks before freshman year of high school.