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Ryan Schweikert
Ryan Schweikert

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brookfield, Wis.

High School:
Brookfield Central

Last College:
Spartanburg Methodist

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 220

Position:
INF

B/T:
L/L


Career: Has appeared in69 games, making 25 starts...career .229 hitter after the 2009 campaign.

2009:
Appeared in 16 games, starting on three occasions...had a two-hit day as the starting DH in the nightcap of a twinbill at Milwaukee on Apr. 4...drove in two runs against Butler on Apr. 12.

2008: Appeared in 17 games, starting nine as the team's designated hitter...hit .314...career-high slugging percentage of .457...belted his first career home run against Northwestern on Mar. 13...drove in two runs during a 2-for-3 day against Trinity International on Apr. 26...singled home a run in the Flames' Horizon League Championship clincher over Milwaukee on May 25...drove in an insurance run on a single in the Flames' win over Dallas Baptist at the NCAA College Station Regional on May 31...started against Houston in the NCAA College Station Regional on June 1, hitting a double and scoring a run.

2007: Saw action in 21 games, making seven starts...drove in six runs...hit a two-run double during UIC's six-run rally in the ninth against Youngstown State on May 4...drove in three runs with a bases-loaded double in the second inning of UIC's 7-6 win over Michigan State on May 9.

2006: Saw action in 15 contests in his first year at UIC, making six starts...hit .286 (8-for-28)...drove in three runs...scored seven times...hit .545 (6-for-11) against league pitching...debuted for UIC as the starting designated hitter in season opener against Air Force on Feb. 17...recorded first hit in a UIC uniform to go along with two runs scored against Air Force on Feb. 18.

Prior to UIC: Played 10 games for Spartanburg Methodist College in Spartanburg, South Carolina...batted .355 with a homer and 11 RBI...earned a medical redshirt due to Tommy John surgery on his left elbow, giving him four years of collegiate eligibility following the season.

Prep/Personal: Finished career at Brookfield Central with 20 home runs and 95 RBI during his junior and senior campaigns...helped the Lancers to four Greater Metro Conference championships and one berth in the state tournament...a two-time All-Greater Metro Conference and All-Region selection...named to the All-State team as a senior after blasting a state-best 14 home runs...four-year letterwinner in football, claiming All-Greater Metro honors three times as a defensive end and twice as a tight end...pushed the Lancers to a conference championship as a senior...born June 13, 1985...son of Glen and Laurie Schweikert...major is communications.


RYAN SCHWEIKERT'S CAREER STATISTICS


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%
2006....  .286  15-6     28    7    8   1   0   0    3    9  .321   3   1   7   0  .375   0   0   2-2      4   0   0 1.000
2007....  .205  21-7     39    4    8   2   0   0    6   10  .256   2   0  14   1  .244   0   0   0-0     26   2   0 1.000
2008....  .314  17-9     35    5   11   2   0   1    6   16  .457   3   0   8   0  .368   0   0   0-0      1   0   0 1.000
2009.... .103 16-3 29 1 3 0 0 0 4 3 .103 1 0 5 0 .129 1 0 0-0 4 0 0 1.000
TOTAL... .229 69-25 131 17 30 5 0 1 19 38 .290 9 1 34 1 .282 1 0 2-2 35 2 0 1.000

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