Nik Aurora
Nik  Aurora


Piedmont, Calif.

High School:
Piedmont HS '03

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190


Organizational Studies


Aggies close homestand against Dons

UC Davis looks to complete season sweep against Bay Area rivals


Rivalry renewed as Hornets visit Aggies

UC Davis opens five-game homestand with midweek clash against Sacramento State


Aggies Fete Seniors, Host Gauchos in Final Series

UC Davis welcomes UC Santa Barbara to Dobbins to close out 2014 regular season


Aloha! Hawai'i Visits the Mainland to Start Stretch Run

UC Davis opens season-ending six-game homestand against Rainbow Warriors at Dobbins


Pacific Northwest Awaits as Aggies Battle 'Zags

UC Davis continues road trip, heading north for non-conference series against Gonzaga

Bats: Right
Throws: Right

2006: Led Aggies in appearances (27) and saves (6) as team's primary closer... Went 3-4 with 4.79 ERA... Allowed opposing batting average of .244 and surrendered just one homer in 35.2 innings... Struck out shortstop Chris Minaker to seal Aggies' two-game sweep against Stanford in season finale (5/27)... Struck out four batters in 1.2 innings for season's first save vs. Cal (2/14)... Earned relief win at home vs. Sac State (2/4), firing 2.0 scoreless innings... Went four straight outings without an ER (2/19-26), dropping ERA to 1.69 in that span... Induced double play to get Aggies out of 8th-inning jam in 2-1 win over eventual NCAA-champion Oregon State (2/24).

2005: Appeared in 18 games as a reliever... Finished 2-1 with a 3.67 ERA... Struck out 23 batters in 27.0 innings... Longest stint was 4.2 scoreless innings vs. Louisiana-Lafayette, in which he fanned four and allowed just one hit (3/4)... Had four strikeouts on two other occasions: vs. Saint Mary's (2/12) and at Nevada (4/19).

2004: Made 15 appearances, all in relief... Posted perfect 5-0 mark with 2 saves from the pen... Finished with 4.93 ERA... Fired 4.0 scoreless innings at Sacramento State (2/24) to collect first career save... Matched that outing in appearance vs. Sonoma State (2/28), earning first collegiate save... Fanned four and yielded just one hit in those two games... Hurled 3.1 shutout innings vs. UC San Diego (4/4).

PIEDMONT HS '03: Twice earned All-Bay Shore Athletic League... Posted 1.71 ERA with 90 strikeouts in just 65.1 innings as a senior... Fanned 56 in 53 innings with 2.64 ERA as a junior... Hurled first no-hitter as a sophomore, then repeated the feat in his senior season.

PERSONAL: Born in Berkeley, Calif.... Majoring in organizational studies... Parents are Rajive & Debra Aurora... Says the best athletes he's ever faced were the members of the Cuban under-16 national team... Keeps a lucky quarter in his back pocket... Hopes for a career in the film industry... Given the opportunity to gather three historic figures for a dinner, would invite Mark Twain (to whom he's related), Martin Luther King, Jr. and William Wallace.