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Austin Batka
Austin  Batka

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Grand Rapids, Mich.

High School:
Grand Rapids Christian

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 150

Position:
LHP


02/13/2015

Baseball Goes 2-1-1 in Opening Weekend at MVSU

Flames score 47 runs in 33 innings

07/15/2014

UIC Baseball Finalizes 2015 Roster with Three Newcomers

Noah Masa, Danny Riley and Connor Ryan join the Flames

Career Statistics

2015: Game-By-Game Statistics | Game Highs

Made four appearances in his first season with the Flames ... pitched a total of 4.1 innings and struck out five batters ... limited opponents to a .143 batting average ... his best performance of the season came in his first outing against Mississippi Valley State (02/13), when he threw 3.0 innings, struck out four and earned two runs to garner the first save of his career.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Three-year letterwinner for Grand Rapids Christian High School ... helped the Eagles win back-to-back state titles in 2012 and 2013 ... tossed a one-hitter in the 2013 state championship final ... two-time All-Conference selection in 2013 and 2014 ... picked up All-Region honors in 2013 ... set a singles season record at Grand Rapids for most strikeouts with 118 during his junior year ... posted a 1.14 ERA in 2013 with a 7-4 mound record ... hit .350 with seven doubles in 2013 ... led the 2014 Eagles in batting average (.360), RBI, triples, doubles and from the hill paced the team in strikeouts (85), ERA (1.47) and innings pitched (50 1/3) ... son of Pat and Amy Batka ... major at UIC is undecided.

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