GSA Spotlight: FAU’s Nolan SchanuelFeatures
Blame Rikuu Nishida.
Florida Atlantic University first baseman Nolan Schanuel leads the nation with a .460 batting average, 67 walks and a .523 on-base percentage. He is also second in the country with a 1.411 OPS, third with a .888 slugging percentage, and Schanuel’s 51-game on-base streak is tied for the longest active run in the nation.
Pitchers who have failed to get Schanuel out – which includes just about everybody – can blame the aforementioned Nishida, a starting outfielder for the Oregon Ducks.
Last summer, Schanuel and Nishida were teammates for the Hyannis Harbor Hawks. It was there that[…]