05/26/2013 - College PREP - Odessa (Kansas City), MO Nick is a tall, lanky SS/RHP with an outstanding frame that is well suited for the mound. At SS, feet are active as he attacks ground balls and plays through well, displaying soft / sure hands. He displays well above average defensive abilities with hands / feet working well together. Throws are accurate, with carry across the diamond as he gets rid of the baseball quickly. At the plate, Banman shows an athletic setup with rhythm. Hands are quick, generating plus bat speed through a level swing path. He shows a feel for the barrel with baseball jumping off his bat when centered. On the mound, fastball shows a range of 80-81 mph with arm side range. Off speed pitches show as quality pitches that will get outs at the next level. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with gradual break with tight spin. He maintains arm speed on his changeup, showing an outstanding feel for with arm side run. Command / control are outstanding as he throws strikes with all his pitches, locating to both sides of the plate and changes speeds well. Nick has the makings to be a solid player with an outstanding body that will get looks from the collegiate coaches, possibly as a two-way guy.