07/31/2016 - College PREP - Detroit, MI Nicholas is a RHP/OF with great foot speed (6.98 60 time). On the mound, Nicholas shows a three pitch mix with his fastball sitting from 73-74mph with some arm side tail. Breaking ball ranges from 55-58mph with an 11-5 break. Changeup sits from 68-71mph with good sinking action as he throws with fastball arm speed. Nicholas can improve as a pitcher by engaging his front side more in his delivery. In the OF, Nicholas shows decent body control and fields well with sure hands. He plays through the ball well and has a clean exchange to throw which keeps his throws on line to his target. Nicholas can improve defensively by throwing more downhill and by incorporating a long toss program to build up his arm strength. At the plate, Nicholas has a middle approach and shows decent balance in the box. He takes a direct route to the ball and produces decent bat speed. Nicholas can improve as a hitter by using his lower half more throughout his swing. Overall, Nicholas is a solid prospect who has the potential to develop into a contributor at the next level.