Flames tie program with 22 conference victories; clinch No. 1 seed in HL tournament
44 student-athletes received a bachelor's degree in the spring and summer sessions
UIC owns a 5-3 all-time series advantage against the Wolverines
Philbin goes 4-for-4 from the plate
Tyler Detmer was thrown out at home for the final out
Appeared in 21 total games and made seven starts ... saw limited action for UIC in the outfield and as a pinch hitter and runner ... recorded a season batting average of .321 with two doubles and six RBI on just 28 at-bats ... went 3-for-4 in stolen bases ... tallied an on-base percentage of .394 and crossed the plate five times ... drove in a career-high three RBI at Oakland on April 11 as he went 2-for-4 from the dish with a double.
Appeared in 27 games and made 11 starts for UIC ... totaled 10 hits, nine runs, seven RBI and four doubles during the 2013 season ...compiled a perfect 3-for-3 in stolen bases ... hit 3-for-4 versus Rockford on April 30, including two doubles and three runs.
Appeared in 17 games, starting three ... made his collegiate debut against Santa Clara on Feb. 25 and his first start on March 4 versus nationally-ranked Kentucky ... recorded his first career hit and RBI against Edgewood April 24.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letter winner in baseball and three-time letter winner in swimming at Elk Grove (Ill.) ... team captain in swimming in his junior and senior year ... all-conference honoree in swimming and baseball once ... biggest athletic thrill to date is swimming at State in his senior year ... born October 23, 1992, in Japan ... son of Richard and Christine Sugihara ... has two siblings, Jason and Nikki ... currently enrolled as an Industrial Design major.