Former Flames reflect on first season in professional baseball
Flames shortstop excited for upcoming season
Senior captain Ian Lewandowski poised for 2016 campaign
Series finale scheduled for 10 a.m. CT
Players continue to improve their skills throughout the summer
Made 13 appearances and started three games, two in the outfield and one as the designated hitter ... recorded two hits in 13 at-bats and picked up two RBI ... was a perfect 1-for-1 as a pinch hitter at Youngstown State (03/29), with his hit also bringing in a run ... scored twice against Oakland (03/20) ... drew five walks with two free bases coming against Ohio (03/08) ... maintained a .421 on-base percentage ... had one stolen base against Oakland.
Appeared in six total games ... made two plate appearances on the season and recorded two runs scored ... posted an on-base percentage of .333.
2013: Was redshirted his first season at UIC, retaining four years of eligibility.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Field helped guide his Bishop Gorman Gaels to a No. 1 national ranking by USA Today and its seventh straight class 4A Nevada state title this past spring. The two-sport athlete tallied a .500 batting average during his senior campaign along with a slugging percentage of .864. Field's head coach, Nick Day, was named the 2012 USA Today National Coach of the Year and his brother, Johnny Field, helped the Arizona Wildcats capture the 2012 College World Series title. Currently enrolled as a Communication major.