Baseball | 07/20/2022
Zayas to continue collegiate career at Northwest Nazarene
YUMA, Ariz. - Arizona Western College Matadors' baseball player Jonathan Zayas has signed a letter of intent to continue his collegiate baseball career at Northwest Nazarene University.
The right-hander pitched in 37 career games for the Matadors, logging 79.1 innings of work over two seasons at Arizona Western. Zayas recorded 87 strikeouts, striking out a career-best 53 as a sophomore in 2022.
This past spring, Zayas pitched in 21 games and made five starts, posting a 4-3 record with a 4.96 earned run average. The Williamsport, Pa. native struck out a season-best nine batters in 4.1 innings, recording a win against Williston State on March 16.
Northwest Nazarene University is an NCAA DII institution located in Nampa, Idaho. The Nighthawks compete in the Great Northwest Conference and are coming off an appearance in the NCAA West Regional this past spring.