26 Nanak Saran
26 Nanak Saran
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 195
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hudson, Ohio
High School: Hudson
Position: P
app 13
gs 12
w 8
l 0
sv 1
ip 74.0
era 2.92
k 61

Coaches note he has the capability to match-up against anybody … Made big strides last year seamlessly transitioning into the No. 2 starter’s role.

2016: Earned honorable mention all-conference laurels, following a 5-3 season with a 3.82 ERA as the team’s No. 2 starter … Honorable mention Div. III NCBWA National Pitcher-of-the-Week on May 5 … Pitched 20 scoreless innings, headlined by five-hit, nine-inning shutout in a 6-0 win over Oberlin on May 1 … Hurled seven scoreless innings versus Kenyon (April 27) … Came back on no days rest to hurl 4 1/3 innings of the winner-takes-all game of the NCAC Tournament (May 14) … Held DePauw to two runs on four hits while striking out five … Pitched brilliantly against No. 2 Randolph-Macon (May 19) in the Div. III Mideast Regional, but came out on the wrong end of a 2-1 game after allowing two runs on seven hits in six innings, while striking out five.

2015: Threw the fifth-most innings of anyone on the staff as a freshman, working 41 overall … Won the two decisions he was involved in (2-0) and saved a game while producing a 6.37 ERA and striking out 31 … Came out of the bullpen in his first 14 games, then earned starting nod five times (20 total appearances) … Helped the Scots stave off elimination during the NCAC Tournament (May 8) by starting a game vs. Oberlin and yielding zero earned runs (two unearned) over 4 1/3 innings … Threw a season-high seven innings against Oberlin (April 26), and had five strikeouts in that game and one other … Earned first career win with two-scoreless innings vs. Allegheny (March 29) and notched a one-inning save in his first collegiate appearance vs. North Park (March 9).

Prior to Wooster: Selected as the Northeast Ohio Conference Pitcher of the Year as a senior at Hudson High School … Collected first-team all-conference laurels his junior season as well.

Personal: Born on March 1, 1996 … Son of Akhtiar and Mini Saran … Majoring in neuroscience.

Recent Games
May 11 vs. Denison W, 10-2
May 12 vs. DePauw W, 18-3
May 13 vs. DePauw W, 25-6
May 18 vs. Earlham L, 6-2
May 19 vs. Misericordia W, 12-0
May 20 vs. DePauw L, 13-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 13 5
Plate appearances 0 0
At Bats 0 0
Runs 0 0
Hits 0 0
Doubles - -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 0 0
Total bases 0 0
Walks - -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts - -
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average - -
On Base Percentage - -
Slugging Percentage - -
Appearances 13 5
Games started 12 5
Wins 8 3
Losses 0 0
Saves 1 0
Complete Games 2 2
Shutouts 2 2
Innings Pitched 74.0 33.0
Hits 60 25
Runs 25 8
Earned Runs 24 7
Walks 25 11
Strikeouts 61 29
Strikeouts per Game 7.42 7.91
Doubles Allowed 8 4
Triples Allowed 2 2
Home Runs Allows 5 -
At Bats Against 268 118
Batting Average Against .224 .212
Earned Run Average 2.92 1.91
Wild pitches 3 1
Hit Batters 8 1
Balks 1 -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed 1 1
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 2 2
Total Chances 16 5
Put Outs 7 3
Assists 9 2
Errors 0 0
Fielding Percentage 1.000 1.000
Double Plays 1 -
Stolen Bases Allowed 4 2
Runners Caught Stealing 2 2
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .333 .500
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 9 at Capital W, 3-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Susquehanna W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Mt. St. Mary (N.Y.) W, 16-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Arcadia W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Western Connecticut State W, 12-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Adrian L, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. Amherst W, 11-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 20 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 11-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 vs. Colby W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 vs. Johns Hopkins W, 11-8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 29 Muskingum L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin W, 16-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 10-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny W, 16-13 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 3-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 Thiel L, 11-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 Pitt.-Greensburg W, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 18-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 18-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 13-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Denison W, 19-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Marietta W, 8-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 23 at John Carroll W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Case Western Reserve W, 10-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Baldwin Wallace L, 6-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 17-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 5-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 14-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 10-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 7 Ohio Wesleyan W, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 vs. Denison W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 vs. DePauw W, 18-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 13 vs. DePauw W, 25-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 18 vs. Earlham L, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 19 vs. Misericordia W, 12-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 20 vs. DePauw L, 13-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Mar 9 at Capital W, 3-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 13 vs. Susquehanna W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Mt. St. Mary (N.Y.) W, 16-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 15 vs. Arcadia W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Western Connecticut State W, 12-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Adrian L, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. Amherst W, 11-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 20 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 11-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 vs. Colby W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 vs. Johns Hopkins W, 11-8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 29 Muskingum L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin W, 16-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 10-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny W, 16-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 3-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 Thiel L, 11-8 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 Pitt.-Greensburg W, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 18-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 18-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 13-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Denison W, 19-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Marietta W, 8-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 23 at John Carroll W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Case Western Reserve W, 10-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Baldwin Wallace L, 6-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 30 Hiram W, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 17-7 - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 5-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 1 Hiram W, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 14-6 - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 10-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 7 Ohio Wesleyan W, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 vs. Denison W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 vs. DePauw W, 18-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 13 vs. DePauw W, 25-6 - - - - - - - - - -
May 18 vs. Earlham L, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - -
May 19 vs. Misericordia W, 12-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 20 vs. DePauw L, 13-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 9 at Capital W, 3-1 0 0 0 1 4.0 2 - - 0.00 2 4 -
Mar 13 vs. Susquehanna W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Mt. St. Mary (N.Y.) W, 16-2 1 1 0 0 5.0 3 2 2 3.60 2 3 1
Mar 15 vs. Arcadia W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Western Connecticut State W, 12-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Adrian L, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. Amherst W, 11-2 1 1 0 0 6.0 3 2 2 3.00 1 5 -
Mar 20 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 11-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 vs. Colby W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 vs. Johns Hopkins W, 11-8 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 3 INF 2 0 -
Mar 29 Muskingum L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin W, 16-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 10-0 1 1 0 0 7.0 2 0 0 0.00 0 7 -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny W, 16-13 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 7.2 5 2 2 2.35 3 4 -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 Thiel L, 11-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 Pitt.-Greensburg W, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 18-6 1 0 0 0 4.1 10 6 5 10.38 3 5 -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 18-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 13-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Denison W, 19-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Marietta W, 8-5 1 1 0 0 6.0 4 3 3 4.50 3 6 1
Apr 23 at John Carroll W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Case Western Reserve W, 10-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Baldwin Wallace L, 6-5 1 0 0 0 6.0 10 5 5 7.50 1 4 3
Apr 30 Hiram W, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 17-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 5-0 1 1 0 0 6.0 5 0 0 0.00 3 6 -
May 1 Hiram W, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 14-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 10-0 1 1 0 0 8.0 3 0 0 0.00 2 7 -
May 7 Ohio Wesleyan W, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 vs. Denison W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 vs. DePauw W, 18-3 1 1 0 0 7.0 8 2 2 2.57 1 7 -
May 13 vs. DePauw W, 25-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 18 vs. Earlham L, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 19 vs. Misericordia W, 12-0 1 1 0 0 7.0 5 0 0 0.00 2 3 -
May 20 vs. DePauw L, 13-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 9 at Capital W, 3-1 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Susquehanna W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Mt. St. Mary (N.Y.) W, 16-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Arcadia W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Western Connecticut State W, 12-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Adrian L, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. Amherst W, 11-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 11-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 vs. Colby W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 vs. Johns Hopkins W, 11-8 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 29 Muskingum L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin W, 16-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 10-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny W, 16-13 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 3-2 3 1 2 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 Thiel L, 11-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 Pitt.-Greensburg W, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 18-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 18-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 13-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Denison W, 19-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Marietta W, 8-5 2 1 1 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Apr 23 at John Carroll W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Case Western Reserve W, 10-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Baldwin Wallace L, 6-5 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 17-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 5-0 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
May 1 Hiram W, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 14-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 10-0 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
May 7 Ohio Wesleyan W, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 vs. Denison W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 vs. DePauw W, 18-3 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 13 vs. DePauw W, 25-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 18 vs. Earlham L, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 19 vs. Misericordia W, 12-0 3 1 2 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
May 20 vs. DePauw L, 13-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2014-15 20 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2015-16 17 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2016-17 13 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Total 50 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2014-15 20 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2015-16 17 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2016-17 13 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Total 50 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2014-15 20 5 2 0 1 - 41.0 47 33 29 21 31 6.80 4 6.37
2015-16 16 12 5 3 0 2 77.2 76 38 33 23 54 6.26 4 3.82
2016-17 13 12 8 0 1 2 74.0 60 25 24 25 61 7.42 5 2.92
Total 49 29 15 3 2 4 192.2 183 96 86 69 146 6.82 13 4.02
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2014-15 20 4 2 1 1 .750 - 4 4 .500 - -
2015-16 17 14 4 10 0 1.000 - 6 4 .400 - -
2016-17 13 16 7 9 0 1.000 1 4 2 .333 - -
Total 50 34 13 20 1 .971 1 14 10 .417 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 13 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Conference 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Away 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Neutral 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
Wins 12 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Losses 1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
March 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
April 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
May 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 13 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Conference 5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Away 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 12 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Losses 1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
March 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
April 5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 13 12 8 0 1 2 74.0 60 25 24 25 61 7.42 5 2.92
Conference 5 5 3 0 0 2 33.0 25 8 7 11 29 7.91 - 1.91
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
-
Home 4 4 4 0 0 2 27.0 14 3 3 8 26 8.67 1 1.00
Away 4 3 0 0 1 - 22.0 27 13 12 9 17 6.95 3 4.91
Neutral 5 5 4 0 0 - 25.0 19 9 9 8 18 6.48 1 3.24
-
Wins 12 11 8 0 1 2 68.0 50 20 19 24 57 7.54 2 2.51
Losses 1 1 0 0 0 - 6.0 10 5 5 1 4 6.00 3 7.50
-
March 4 3 2 0 1 - 15.0 8 7 7 7 12 7.20 1 4.20
April 5 5 2 0 0 1 31.0 31 16 15 10 26 7.55 4 4.35
May 4 4 4 0 0 1 28.0 21 2 2 8 23 7.39 - 0.64
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 13 16 7 9 0 1.000 1 4 2 .333 - -
Conference 5 5 3 2 0 1.000 - 2 2 .500 - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 4 3 1 0 1.000 - 3 1 .250 - -
Away 4 7 2 5 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
Neutral 5 5 2 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
-
Wins 12 15 7 8 0 1.000 1 4 2 .333 - -
Losses 1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
-
March 4 4 2 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
April 5 6 2 4 0 1.000 - 3 1 .250 - -
May 4 6 3 3 0 1.000 1 1 1 .500 - -