Born 1/30/1990 in Chicago, IL … Son of Mary Tigue and Ted Nodzenski … Has one brother, Carl.
Attended Naperville North HS … Was first team all conference two years, honorable mention Naperville Sun All-City junior year, Naperville Sun All-City senior year, honorable mention Daily Herald All Area junior year, captain and team MVP senior year, Daily Herald All Area senior year, Chicago Tribune Special Mention All State senior year. Also set high school single season and career records for doubles and hit by pitches, set career record for in-conference batting average, hit .489 as a senior. Lettered in baseball three years.
2010: Midwest Conference South Division Player of the Year … All-Midwest Conference South Division First-Team selection … set school record for RBIs in a season (53) and total bases in a season (94) … Academic All-Conference
2009: Midwest Conference South Division Player of the Year … All-Midwest Conference South Division First-Team selection … set school record for home runs in a game (3)