2015 (SENIOR): Hit 2-for-2 in the season opener vs. Holy Cross (2/13) with a double, two RBI, two runs, and two HBPs...went 3-for-4 with two doubles, two runs, and two driven in vs. Holy Cross (2/14)...finished the Holy Cross series with a .600 (6-for-10) average, two walks, two HBPs, four runs, four RBI, and nine total bases...battted 3-for-3 with two doubles, three runs and a walk verse Penn State (2/20)...started the season on a tear hitting 11-for-18 with five walks, two HBP, and five doubles (2/13-21)...hit 3-for-4 with a walk against Incarnate Word (2/25)...drove in three and scored twice in a 2-for-5 day that included a double against Dartmouth (3/1)...reached base safely in all four PAs with a run and 3 HBPs against UTPA (3/10)...found his way on in 8-of-9 trips to the plate in the UTPA series (3/10-11)...batted 3-for-4 with an RBI, a run, and a walk vs. Alabama (3/21)...
2014 (JUNIOR): Played in 26 games with 20 starts, including 12 at C and eight at DH... hit .274 with six runs, three doubles, one HR and 15 RBI... appeared in 14 SEC games, including 11 starts, batting .250 with three runs, one double and six RBI... opened season going 3-for-9 with one walk, one run and two RBI in two games vs. Northeastern (2/14-15)... hit 2-for-5 with two RBI vs. Northeastern (2/15)... batted 2-for-4 with one double, one run and one RBI against Sacramento State (2/23)... hit 1-for-1 with one double and two RBI at UT Arlington (3/4)... tallied a three-run, pinch-hit HR against Columbia (3/18)... batted 5-for-14 with one run and one RBI in series against Florida (3/21-23)... hit 5-for-12 with one walk, one double, two runs and two RBI against Georgia (3/28-30).
2013 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 42 games with 34 starts, including 13 at catcher and 21 at designated hitter, as a sophomore... hit .218 (27-for-124) with 10 runs, six doubles, two home runs and 22 RBI... played in 23 SEC games, including 17 starts, hitting .167 (10-for-60) with five runs, two doubles, one home run and eight RBI... hit .200 (1-for-5) as a pinch-hitter with one double and two RBI... slugged .800 (4-for-5) with bases loaded, knocking in seven runs... batted 2-for-3 with one double, one hit-by-pitch with three RBI in victory against Northwestern State (2/26)... hit 2-for-3 with one home run, one sacrifice bunt, one run and two RBI in win versus Prairie View A&M (3/5)... slugged 5-for-10 with two doubles, one run and three RBI in three-game series against Cal State Fullerton (3/8-10)... batted 2-for-4 with one double in second game against the Titans (3/9)... hit 3-for-5 with one double, one run and three RBI in series finale against Fullerton (3/10)... batted 2-for-3 with one run, one home run and two RBI in first game of a doubleheader against Ole Miss (3/24)... hit 2-for-4 with one run in series finale against Mississippi State (4/14)... slugged 2-for-5 with three RBI at Sam Houston State (4/16)... blasted a two-run, pinch-hit double against Alabama (4/27)... named Texas Collegiate League Player of the Year as a standout for the Acadiana Cane Cutters... hit .350 (63-for-180) with 33 runs, 18 doubles, six home runs, 39 RBI and nine stolen bases... led the TCL in batting (.350) and doubles (18) and ranked second in RBI (39) and third in home runs (6).
2012 (FRESHMAN): Played in 28 games, starting 15 (10 at DH, five at C)... hit .217 in his first season on campus (13-for-60) with two doubles, seven runs and 13 RBI... made his first career start againt Holy Cross (2/26), going 1-for-2 with one double, one run, two sacrifice flies and a career-high four RBI... knocked in two RBI against Prairie View A&M (3/6)... batted 2-for-4 in win at TCU (4/24)... went 2-for-2 with two walks and two runs at Sam Houston State... had a three RBI performance against Missouri at the Big 12 Championship (5/24)... played for the Acadiana Cane Cutters of the Texas Collegiate League... appeared in 50 games, logging a .284 batting average, 29 runs, 10 doubles, one triple, two home runs, 27 RBI and seven stolen bases... started for the South in the Texas Collegiate League All-Star game, scoring a run in the 10-2 win.
AT KLEIN HIGH SCHOOL: Played at Klein High School in Spring, Texas, for Barry Smith... helped lead KHS to back-to-back state tournament appearances... selected as the 2010 District 13-5A Newcomer of the Year... also selected as a TSWA honorable-mention All-State catcher... voted to the Class 5A All-State Tournament Team as both a junior and senior... during the 2010 campaign, maintained a blistering .435 batting average while collecting 21 extra base hits, including 19 doubles... named first team all-district and second team all-state after connecting on 13 home runs as a senior (2011)... also played football, lettering three years as a linebacker.
PERSONAL: Mitchell Allen Nau was born Sept. 7, 1992, in Houston, Texas, to parents Ron and Tammy Nau... has a younger sister, Megan... majoring in agriculture with hopes of being a wildlife biologist in South Texas... enjoys hunting, fishing and being outdoors.