Flames finish 2015 campaign with a 29-22-1 overall record
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
Alex Lee belts first grand slam of career to send Flames to victory
Named to the Horizon League All-Freshman Team ... competed in 33 games and got the start 24 times, with 23 of those coming at catcher ... recorded 19 hits in 82 at-bats for a .232 batting average ... produced three doubles ... walked 14 times, with a season-high three at Oakland (05/08) ... had four game with two hits ... caught a total of seven runners stealing ... tabbed 10 or more putouts on three occasions ... did not commit a single error.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-year letterwinner and starter at Poly Prep County Day High School in Brooklyn, N.Y. ... exited high school with a four-year team record of 104-11 (28-1, 25-3, 24-4, 27-3) ... helped his team to a state championship his freshmen and sophomore seasons and a #19 ranking in the US ... earned a #12 national ranking during his senior year and #1 in the city of New York ... named to the All-Conference team in three consecutive seasons along with earning All-City first team laurels ... selected as the All-City MVP his senior year ... hit .380 his junior year and bumped that figure to .430 in his final season ... led the team in batting average and RBI (40) in 2014 ... son of Joseph and Dawn Calabrese ... major is currently undecided.