Elaine Heflin
Elaine  Heflin


Downers Grove, Ill.

High School:
Downers Grove North




Flames Trek to Oakland for Final Regular-Season Series

UIC heads into final weekend positioned in second in the Horizon League with a 15-5 record


Flames Post Shutout in Duel with Wright State on Senior Day

UIC captures series, 2-1, with Wright State following Sunday win


Flames Even Series with Wright State after DH Split

UIC to honor seniors prior to series finale Saturday


Softball Closes Out Home Slate with Wright State

Top two teams in the Horizon League to square off in three-game series this weekend


UIC Holds Third-Annual `A Night to Ignite'

Student-athletes gathered at the UIC Forum Wednesday night for the student-run awards ceremony


Elaine Heflin

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Horizon League Pitcher of the Year ... All-Horizon League First Team and NFCA All-Great Lakes Region Third Team honoree ... appeared in 34 of 46 games and started 23 ... posted a 12-12 record with a 10-3 mark in Horizon League play ... led the pitching staff with a 2.54 ERA, 1.91 in conference, after throwing 170.2 innings ... registered three saves against Green Bay (04/07), Valparaiso (04/11) and Cleveland State (05/02), tying for UIC's fourth-most saves in a single season ... garnered her first-career shutout against Youngstown State (04/18) and followed with another against Valparaiso (05/07) ... threw 17 complete games, including both of her shutouts, and was credited with two or less earned runs in 10 of them ... struck out 134 and held batters to a .266 average ... fanned a career-high nine at Oakland (05/08) and tabbed six or more strikeouts on 10 occasions ... produced a 1.62 ERA and 1-1 record in the Oakland series (03/20-21) with an opponent batting average of .197 ... named the Horizon League Pitcher of the Week for April 13-19 after dishing out 14 strikeouts in 14 innings with a 0.50 ERA and 2-0 mark in the Youngstown State series (04/17-18) ... repeated as Pitcher of the Week for April 20-26 after claiming a 1.38 ERA with 22 strikeouts in 20.1 innings against Bradley (04/21) and Wright State (04/24-26) ... was named to the All-Tournament team at the Horizon League Championship (05/07-09) after pitching 24 innings with 18 strikeouts and a 1.17 ERA ... member of the 2014-15 Horizon League Honor Roll

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Started eight contests and made 16 appearances ... struck out 46 batters in 47.0 innings ... pitched two complete games against Eastern Illinois (02/07) and Wright State (04/05) with wins against each opponent in addition to a victory at Indiana (03/15) ... went a complete seven innings in her first collegiate start in game one of the season against Eastern Illinois (02/07) and limited the Panthers to two hits while striking out eight ... was credited with just one earned run at Northwestern (04/02) ... recorded four or more strikeouts five times ... walked just one batter after pitching five innings against James Madison (02/16) ... 2013-14 NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete

PREP AND PERSONAL: A four-time letterwinner in softball (pitcher) at Downers Grove North (Ill.) ... led her team to four West Suburban Silver Conference championships ... notched a section accolade during her freshman season ... ranked national four consecutive seasons ... served as team captain as a senior ... all-conference and all-regional selection during her freshman, sophomore and junior campaigns ... all-state selection as a junior ... blanked 244 batters during the 2012 season ... received academic letters in 2010 and 2012 ... honor roll member from 2009-12 ... born Dec. 6, 1994, in LaGrange, Ill. ... daughter of Peter and Ella Heflin ... has one brother, Baker, who graduated from UIC in 2010 ... greatest athletic thrill to date is pitching a perfect game during the 2012 campaign ... currently enrolled as a Criminology, Law & Justice major

PO: 2 vs. Youngstown State (04/18/15)
A: 6, twice, last vs. Oakland (03/21/15)
IP: 11.0 vs. Wright State (05/08/15)
H*: 1, twice, last at Cleveland State (04/02/16)
R*: 0, five times, last vs. Wright State (05/01/16)
ER*: 0, 11 times, last vs. Wright State (05/01/16)
SO: 11 vs. Detroit (03/25/16)
BB*: 0, seven times, last vs. Detroit (03/25/16)
* must have pitched four or more innings (or three in a five-inning win)