Nicholson: 1-5A’s MVP
Overall, Nicholson was 7-6 in his final season, all of his defeats having resulted from facing top 10 state ranked opponents.
Offensively, he had a .336 average with 25 runs batted in.
A total of nine players from the Bearcats of first-year head coach Toby White are on the club, including six on the first unit.
Joining Nicholson as a first teammer from RHS were fellow LSU signee and hurler Ben Alsup, first baseman John Letendre, third baseman Kelby Langston and outfielder O.J. Simmons.
Alsup had a 3-0 record and 1.37 ERA in district play.