The 3rd Man In

Ryne Nelson adjusting to starting rotation

Ryne Nelson

Ryne Nelson wasn’t highly recruited out of Basic High School in Henderson, Nevada. He posted impressive numbers as a two-way player but didn’t draw the attention he had hoped to receive from Division I programs.

He signed a national letter of intent with the University of Oregon as a senior in 2015. He wanted to live in a new city and believed Oregon was his best opportunity to succeed at the college level, he said.

The lack of attention throughout the recruiting process motivated Nelson. He’s in the midst of his junior season at Oregon and on the radar of professional scouts as they prepare for June’s MLB draft.

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