TITANS `07: Appeared in 16 games in 2007 withhis longest outing coming on Mar. 2 against Rice when he pitchedtwo innings, matching a career-high in the Titans' 10-3 win Tallied a string of five consecutive scoreless appearances fromMar. 24 to Apr. 22 where he allowed just three hits and struck outfive over 5.2 innings Earned his first career save with aone-inning, one-strikeout effort on Feb. 4 vs. Stanford Allowed just two extra-base hits in 17. 2 innings of work andtallied 14 strikeouts to just four walks on the year.
TITANS `06: Did not pitch in any games in2006.
TITANS `05: Saw limited action for the Titansin 2005, appearing in just six games as a reliever Posted a4.26 ERA in 6.1 innings Experienced his longest and bestouting of the season on Apr. 9 at Cal State Northridge, when therighty went two scoreless innings, striking out two in the 24-0romp Pitched in four consecutive scoreless outings from Apr.9 to May 7.
TITANS `04: Saw a good deal of action out ofthe bullpen for the Titans in 2004 with 17 appearances Allowed five earned runs and six hits over 2.2 innings (longestouting of the year) in his only start of the season on Mar. 15 vs.Pepperdine Picked up his first collegiate win on Mar. 24 vs.Pepperdine, going two scoreless innings, allowing only two hitswhile striking out 3 Waves Struck out the side early in theseason in his only inning of work vs. Sam Houston State on Mar.6.
ARCADIA HS: Two-year letterman for Coach MikeParisi, a former Titan All-American Named Pacific LeagueMVP, All-CIF, All-San Gabriel Valley and second-team all-state as asenior, when he went 10-3 with a 0.74 ERA and 130 strikeouts Earned All-Pacific League honors as a junior third baseman afterhitting .391 with 11 doubles.
PERSONAL: Born on July 31, 1984, in Arcadia,Calif. Parents are Larry and Jane Bruyninckx Fullname is Nolan William Bruyninckx Name is pronounced BROO-nix Has an older sister (Cheryl) Says his parents andgrandparents are his greatest influences Majoring incommunications Has worn No. 33 since he was five years old Would like to see Sacramento State added to Titans' schedule Nickname is "Brooms" Likes to fish and watch TV inhis spare time Winning the College World Series is hisgreatest sports thrill Models his game after Mariano Rivera Favorites include: San Francisco Giants (team), Will Ferrell& Kate Hudson (actors), Anchorman, Dodgeball and WeddingCrashers (movies), Bread Givers and Shining (book), Fall Out Boyand Avril Lavigne (musical artists) and baseballamerica.com andmlb.com (web site).