First championship game since 2009
Flames' student-athletes post collective 3.0 GPA
Addison's grand slam highlights eight-run inning for UIC
Michelson allows just four hits in seven innings
Freshman Evak throws first collegiate complete game
Made 19 appearances and 10 starts on the mound ... made his first collegiate appearance on Feb. 18 at Texas A&M and his first start on March 21 at Bradley ... threw a total of 49.0 innings and striking out 24 batters with a 5.88 ERA.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Three-time letterwinner in baseball and two-time letterwinner in football at Marmion Academy (Ill.) ... two-time conference champion in football and three-time both conference and regional champion ... named team captain and MVP in his senior campaign ... two-times all-conference and all-region honoree in his junior and senior year ... biggest athletic thrill to date is beating Burlington Central in DeKalb Sectional ... born June 3, 1993, in Batavia, Ill. ... son of Todd and Eileen Tarter ... has two siblings, Todd Jr. and Nathalie ... currently enrolled as a kinesiology major.