09/12/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - San Bernardino, CA Nicholas is an athletic catcher who has a promising future on the diamond. Behind the dish, he presents a soft/sure mitt showing great pocket awareness sticking pitches. He utilizes his body well through the blocking process, centering balls well out front. Blocking / receiving skills show as quality tools that will play well at the next level. Pop times showed in the 2.40 range with accuracy / carry on his throws. Times will continue to drop as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, he continues to shine through an athletic setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He makes consistent contact through a line drive approach. With 3 years to further develop, Nicholas has potential with time and room to progress his game.