Teams combine for a .609 winning percentage
Teams combine for a 90-57 record
Addison, Betcher and De LaRosa off to hot starts
Grunenwald, Betcher and De LaRosa earn All-Tournament honors
Flames to play Crusades at 4 p.m. CST
Appeared in 51 games, starting 50 ... tied for first in the Horizon League with 16 stolen bases (16-for-16) ... led the team with four triples, including two in the Horizon League Tournament ... hit his first career grand slam on May 18 vs. Butler, posting a season-high five RBI in the game ... recorded eights hits and five RBI in the 2012 Horiozn League Tournament ... went 2-for-3 with three stolen bases against Big Ten-foe Northwestern on March 8.
Appeared in 53 games, starting 50 ... belted two home runs on April 26 vs. Chicago State ... recorded seven hits and six RBI in a home double header against Wright State on April 17 ... ranked second on the team with four homers and third in runs scored (31) and fielding percentage (.968)
Appeared in 24 games, starting three ... doubled on April 2nd at Youngstown State ... recorded a season-high four putouts on Feb. 20th vs. Canisius
2009: Did not compete during his freshman campaign.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Two-time letterwinner in baseball at Fremd (Ill.) and coach Chris Piggot ... 2008 All-Area selection by the Daily Herald and Chicago Sun-Times ... All-Mid Suburban League honoree ... team captain during his senior campaign ... helped the Vikings to a pair of Mid-Suburban League runner-up finishes and a regional appearance ... biggest athletic thrill to date is winning legion state title in 2009 ... born March 22, 1990, in Barrington, Ill. ... son of Ken and Carol Addison ... has two siblings, Anthony and Vince ... currently enrolled as a communications major.
"Nick is athletic, a great runner and can flat-out go get it in the outfield. He gives us depth in the outfield and will be an impact player in the Horizon League."
- UIC assistant coach Sean McDermott