28 Garrett Nelson
28 Garrett Nelson
Height: 6-3
Weight: 190
Year: FY
Hometown: Woodlawn
High School: Carroll County
Position: RHP
Major: Criminal Justce
  • "I chose Virginia Wesleyan College because it has an excellent baseball program and academics"
  • Selected Virginia Wesleyan over Radford University and Bluefield State College

VWC Career Statistics

2013 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Season Highlights


  • TBA

Collegiate Accomplishments

  • TBA

Prep Accolades

  • Competed in baseball for Carroll County high school
  • Produced a 4-3 pitching record as a senior
  • Two-time Southwest District honoree as a pitcher
  • Dean's List student at Radford University as an honors student at Carroll County


  • Son of Amy and Ricky Nelson
  • Has one brother, Ruston
  • Enjoys rap and spending vacation time in Italy
  • A fan of pro baseball's Los Angeles Dodgers, professional basketball player Kobe Bryant and actor Mark Wahlberg
  • Favorites include the book "The Glass Castle," the movie "The Town" and the TV series "Swamp People"
  • Self-description in 10 words or less: "goal oriented"
  • My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "the competitive nature of sports"
  • The part of my game I've improved the most is: "my mechanics"
  • My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "to win the ODAC (Old Dominion Athletic Conference) every year"
  • If I could spend one day with a famous person from any time period it would be: "Will Ferrell, because he has been my favorite comedian since I was little"
  • If I could participate in a reality show it would be: "Swamp People, so I could get a glimpse into how those people live on a daily basis"
  • If I could possess one superpower it would be: "the ability to teleport so I could be anywhere instantly"
  • It's the year 2025 and: "I'm a probation office in my hometown of Woodlawn, Virginia"