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Chris Kovacevich
Chris Kovacevich

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Frankfort, Ill.

High School:
Lincoln-Way East

Last College:
Coastal Carolina

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 220

Position:
LHP

B/T:
L/L



Career Statistics (as of May 29, 2010) | Career Statistics in PDF FormatGet Acrobat Reader

Year avg gp-gs ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi tb slg% bb hbp so gdp ob% sf sh sb-att po a e fld%
2008.... .000 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 2 8 3 .769
2009.... .000 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 5 21 2 .929
2010.... .000 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0 7 0 1.000
TOTAL... .000 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 7 36 5 .896

Year era w-l app gs cg sho sv ip h r er bb so 2b 3b hr bf bavg wp hbp bk sfa sha
2008.... 5.72 2-4 20 7 0 0/1 0 45.2 61 36 29 8 23 13 1 5 212 .324 2 6 1 3 7
2009.... 3.69 7-4 17 15 1 0/1 0 90.1 104 45 37 15 53 17 0 10 397 .291 2 5 0 6 14
2010.... 5.63 4-4 9 9 1 1/0 0 46.1 70 39 29 16 24 14 0 4 228 .347 3 3 1 3 4
TOTAL... 4.69 13-12 46 31 2 1/2 0 182.1 235 120 95 39 100 44 1 19 837 .315 7 14 2 12 25

2010: Game-By-Game Statistics |Game-By-Game Statistics in PDF FormatGet Acrobat Reader | Game Highs in PDF FormatGet Acrobat Reader

  • Made nine starts during his senior campaign
  • Started Opening Day for the Flames against Le Moyne on Feb. 19th at the USA Baseball Complex in Cary, N.C.
  • Tied a season-high with five strikeouts on Feb. 26th at Alabama
  • Collected his first victory of the year on March 27th against Milwaukee
  • Struck out five batters in 2.0 IP and earned the win on May 4th over Trinity International
  • Allowed just one run over 6.0 innings of work to win his second straight start on May 16th against Cleveland State
  • Threw a complete game shutout to eliminate Butler at the Horizon League Tournament on May 27th
  • 2009:Game-By-Game Statistics in PDF FormatGet Acrobat Reader|Game Highs in PDF FormatGet Acrobat Reader

  • All-Horizon League Second Team honoree in first full season as a starter
  • Went perfect 6-0 against Horizon League foes
  • Led team with seven wins
  • 3.69 ERA ranked fifth in the Horizon League
  • Turned in eight quality starts (at least six innings and no more than three earned runs allowed)
  • Gave up just on run and fanned a career-high seven hitters in eight innings against Youngstown State on March 27th

  • 2008:Game-By-Game Statistics in PDF FormatGet Acrobat Reader|Game Highs in PDF FormatGet Acrobat Reader
  • Made 20 appearances, including seven starts
  • UIC debut came at Tulane on Feb. 22nd with a scoreless inning of relief
  • Made his first collegiate start on March 25th against St. Francis
  • Allowed just one unearned run and two hits during a 6.1-inning start for the win against Cleveland State on May 11th
  • 2007:Sat out the season to recover from reconstructive surgery to his left ulnar collateral ligament (UCL), also known as Tommy John surgery and obtained a medical redshirt to retain three years of eligibility.

    Prior to UIC:

  • Pitched for Coastal Carolina University in 2006
  • Made three appearances as a true freshman out of the bullpen
  • Collegiate debut came on Feb. 17th against Virginia

  • Prep/Personal Notes:

  • Two-year letterwinner for Lincoln-Way East H.S.
  • All-SICA honoree after posting 1.95 ERA and 5-3 record as a senior
  • Named Griffins' MVP as a sophomore after going 7-3 with a 1.78 ERA and 47 strikeouts in 51 IP
  • Born June 7, 1987
  • Son of Paul and Roxanne Kovacevich
  • Majoring in management

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