2004 Highlights: Appeared in seven games,...held UIC,'s fourth-best ERA at 4.09,...picked up the 12-4 victory over Chicago State, allowing one run and two hits in 2.1 innings of work on March 28th,...retired the only batter he faced against top-ranked Miami on March 21st,...tossed two innings of scoreless relief and struck out a season-high three batters against Western Michigan on May 4th,...held Detroit hitless over three innings on May 20th.
2003 Highlights: Has made 12 appearances this season, including a pair of starts...owns a 1-2 record with one save and an ERA of 3.33...has been a part of three combined shutouts...picked up his lone win of the season, working two scoreless innings versus Chicago State on April 30th...picked up the save, twirling a scoreless ninth inning, in the Flames,' 9-6 triumph over Valparaiso on March 25th...has allowed just one earned run in his last 9 1/3 innings of work.
2002 Highlights: Appeared in eight contests during the campaign,...in 11.2 innings of work, complied a ERA of 3.86, while striking out nine batters,...struck out five batters in 2.1 innings of work in a 20-6 win over Judson College on April 16th,...pitched one inning of scoreless relief in a 12-0 victory over Drexel on March 18th.
2001 Highlights: In first season of action, made 13 appearances while earning a start against Trinity International on April 11,...in 33.1 innings of work, he compiled a 7.83 ERA with a 1-2 record and 15 strikeouts,...picked up his first collegiate victory with the Flames,' 8-3 win over Viterbo as he tossed seven complete innings and surrendered just four hits with a season-high eight strikeouts.
2000 Highlights: Used the year as a redshirt season and will retain four years of eligibility.
Prep/Personal: Lettered three years as a pitcher and outfielder at Leyden High School,...as a senior, he compiled a 2.04 ERA and had 58 strikeouts in 36 innings pitched,...finished with a .413 batting average at the plate,...following the year, he garnered West Suburban Gold All-Conference recognition and was also nominated for all-state honors,...racked up over 100 strikeouts during his career with the Eagles,...also played basketball and ran cross country in high school,...earned the Presidential Award of Education and Excellence and was and Illinois State Scholar and member of the National Honor Society,...born January 30, 1981,...son of Al and Pam Carlson,...plans to major in Mechanical Engineering.