Played for the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters in the Northwoods League... helped team to a 31-39 overall record... made 14 appearances (1 start) with a 1-2 record, 5.17 ERA, three saves, 24.1 innings, allowed 27 hits and 14 runs (all earned) with 22 strikeouts and 12 walks.
SEMINOLE STATE COLLEGE
Played at Seminole State College for two seasons (2012-13) for head coach Jeff Shafer... as a sophomore went 2-1 with two saves and 12.0 innings with 16 strikeouts and two walks... helped team to a 39-18 overall record in 2013... in 2012 earned first team all-conference... as a freshman made 27 appearances with a 4-2 record, 1.53 ERA, nine saves, 35.1 innings, allowed 27 hits and 16 runs (6 earned) with 43 strikeouts and six walks allowed... NJCAA RANKINGS: 12th in saves (9)... 13th in ERA (1.53)... team posted a 41-15 overall record during freshman season in 2012... CHOSE TEXAS TECH OVER: Oklahoma State and Houston.
A four-year varsity letterwinner at Broken Arrow High School for head coach Shannon Dobson... as a senior went 3-0 with a 0.60 ERA in 12 appearances with 23.1 innings with 38 strikeouts and three walks... also batted .341 (30-for-88) with six doubles, six home runs and 24 RBI...helped lead team to a 36-2 overall record as a senior... Perfect Game: No. 453 National High School Prospect... Perfect Game: No. 28 National High School Prospect (Middle Infielders)... Perfect Game: No. 10 Oklahoma High School Prospect... Perfect Game: No. 1 Oklahoma High School Prospect (Middle Infielders)... Rawlings/Perfect Game Second Team High School All-West Region... Rawlings Perfect Game High Honorable Mention High School Preseason All-American in 2011... Rawlings Perfect Game Honorable Mention Preseason High School Underclassmen All-American in 2010.
Nick Vaughn Pettus... born December 3, 1992, in Tulsa, Okla... son of Matt and Deb Pettus... has two older siblings, brother, Nate, and sister, Natulie... brother, Nate, was drafted in the 27th round (812 overall) by the Houston Astros in the 2008 Major League Baseball First-Year Players Draft... played five minor league seasons with the Astros... played college baseball at Eastern Oklahoma College... an energy commerce major at Texas Tech.