Flames finish 2015 campaign with a 29-22-1 overall record
UIC to play in elimination game against Milwaukee on Friday at 4:15 p.m. CT
Top-seeded UIC outlasts No. 4 Valparaiso, 8-5
UIC set to play lowest remaining seed after Wednesday's action
Mike Dee earns his ninth Coach of the Year accolade
Named to the Horizon League All-Freshman Team ... made 41 appearances and started 36 games at second base ... in his first active season with the Flames, batted .244 with 33 hits, five doubles, two triples and 17 RBI ... produced nine games with two hits ... was perfect at the plate on two occasions ... tallied a career-high four RBI versus Oakland (03/21) ... registered a double and a triple with three RBI against Chicago State (03/11) ... stole UIC's second-most bases with 11 and recorded a pair of stolen bases in two games.
2014: Was redshirted during the 2014 season and retained four years of eligibility.
PREP/PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner in baseball at Carl Sandburg High School...Named All-Conference and All-Area his senior year... Batted .400 with 27 runs and 22 RBI in his senior campaign...Born December 19, 1994...Son of Dave and Patty Cronin...Currently enrolled as a Criminology, Law and Justice major.