Sunday, September 1, 2013

Nick Bohannan - Ambidextrous Pitcher

Nick "Bo" Bohannan

Hometown: O'Fallon, Missouri
Fort Zumwalt North High School (Class of 2016)

Summer Team: Missouri Renegades Select 18U

Height/Weight: 6'1", 175
Positions: RHP/LHP, OF, 1B
Bats: Both 
Throws: both - ambidextrous
Dominant hand: right

Velocity: 78 mph with both arms (2015)

Glove: Mizuno custom made six-finger glove

HS Sports: Basketball and baseball

Nick Bohannan is a hard throwing ambidextrous pitcher from Missouri. An online video shows that he has good mechanics and control from both sides.

For switch pitching, Nick uses a unique six-finger glove that was custom-made by Mizuno ($450). Visit Bohannan's website

Why he started pitching with both arms

Nick was about two years old when he started throwing wiffle balls playing catch with his dad.
Over time he learned to throw the balls back with both hands for fun.

His dad said that his son liked to catch the ball with his dominant right hand, so he bought Nick a glove for a lefty.

As Nick kept catching with the lefty glove, he eventually learned to throw the ball back with his left hand.

At nine, he had more controll with his right hand, but threw harder left-handed.

His goal is to play college baseball and pitch with both hands.


1 comment:

  1. This kid is the real deal Seeing it is amazing.