Nicholas Veale

Full name: Nicholas Veale
 Date of birth: 16/02/1993
 Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria
 Country of birth: Australia
 Dutch passport: No
 Height: 183cm
Weight: 86kg
Bats/Throws: R/R
Positions: Pitcher
Current team: Perth Heat
Previous team: North Iowa Area CC, Minnesota State University
Years experience in professional baseball: 0
Desired level of play in the Netherlands: Hoofdklasse
Nick Veale
Melbourne, Australia
D.O.B 16/02/1993
6 ft. 195 lbs.
FB 85-89, CB 70-73, CH 75-78, SL 78-81

Born in Melbourne, Australia where I grew up and spent all my years through high school. Attended Elisabeth Murdoch high school in Langwarrin, Victoria. Moved to the United States to pursue a college baseball career in 2012 where I have spent the last three years. Attended North Iowa Area CC from August 2012 to May 2014, then spent one year at Minnesota State University-Mankato from August 2015 to May 2015.

Early in my career I was mainly used as a starting pitcher during my time at North Iowa Area CC 2013 and 2014. During 2014 with the Waterloo Bucks and 2015 with Minnesota State University-Mankato I was used as both a starter and reliever, before playing with the Waterloo Bucks in 2015 where I was used as a late innings relief pitcher.

Pitched two years at North Iowa Area CC of NJCAA Div 2 in 2013 and 2014.
In 2013 Appeared in 12 games with 9 starts, went 7-2 with a 3.51 ERA, 48 2/3 innings pitched with 41 strikeouts and 25 walks.
In 2014 Appeared in 13 games with 13 starts, went 6-4 with a 4.15 ERA, 84 2/3 innings pitched with 66 strikeouts and 33 walks.
Second all-time at NIACC for career wins (13), fourth all-time for strikeouts (107), third all-time in innings pitched (133 1/3), first all-time in single season innings pitched (84 2/3).

Pitched one year at Minnesota State University-Mankato of NCAA Div 2 in 2015.
In 2015 Appeared in 11 games with 6 starts, went 3-1 with a 5.08 ERA, 33 2/3 innings pitched with 26 strikeouts and 20 walks.
Pitched with the Waterloo Bucks of the Northwoods Summer Collegiate League in 2014 and 2015.
In 2014 Appeared in 14 games with 6 starts, went 4-1 with a 4.72 ERA, 47 2/3 innings pitched with 37 strikeouts and 20 walks.
In 2015 Appeared in 8 games with 1 start, went 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA, 19.1 innings pitched with 22 strikeouts and 3 walks.

Currently playing with the Perth Heat in the Australian Baseball League, my stats for this season are in the link below.

My current reference is Steve Fish, he is the pitching coach for the Perth Heat.