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    9  Eleni Polites
    Eleni Polites

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Cary, Ill.

    High School:
    Cary-Grove

    Height:
    5-2

    Position:
    OF

    B/T:
    L/R


    04/19/2014

    Flames Fall in Series Finale to Detroit, 9-6

    Flames' four seniors post five hits; Hernandez and Heeley homer

    04/18/2014

    Flames Outlast Titans in Doubleheader Sweep

    Marsalli and Swan homer; Flames post 20 hits on Friday

    04/13/2014

    Flames Edged by Youngstown State in Final Inning

    Nagle hits two-run homer to tie game; Flames fall in bottom of the seventh

    04/06/2014

    Flames Complete Sweep with 14-6 (6) Win over Wright State

    Flames outhit Raiders, 17-5, for third-consecutive game

    04/05/2014

    Flames Oust Wright State in Home-Opening Doubleheader

    Flames combine for 19 hits through two games against Raiders' four

    AS A SOPHOMORE (2013): Appeared in 13 games ... served as a pinch runner ... totaled three runs for UIC, in three-consecutive appearances ... she had one against Wright State on April 21, 2013 ... one at Northern Illinois (April 24) and Youngstown State on April 27

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Three-time letterwinner in softball at Cary-Grove (Ill.) ... assisted her team to three Fox Valley Conference championships (freshman, junior and senior seasons) ... notched a sectional championship as a junior ... two-time regional champion as a junior and senior ... served as the team's captain as a senior ... collected a national ranking as a senior ... all-conference and all-region honors during her junior and senior seasons ... all-county recipient as a senior ... logged the most single-season stolen bases in school history with 30 in 2010 ... in 2011, voted the team's best offensive player ... collected a .491 batting average ... .525 on-base percentage ... .554 slugging percentage ... collected 27 stolen bases ... part of the team that posted the best winning record in school history at 30-2 ... eight-semester honor roll student ... born July 26, 1993, in Arlington Heights, Ill. ... daughter of Alexandra and Tim Polites ... has one brother, Matthew, who plays baseball at Washington University ... was a competitive figure skater for 14 years in the Wagon Wheel Figure Skating Club ... greatest athletic thrill to date is winning sectionals in 2010 in extra innings when a teammate hit a walk-off home run ... currently enrolled as a Movemet Sciences major


    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%
    2013 .000 13-0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 .000
    2014 .209 29-18 43 12 9 0 0 0 3 9 .209 0 0 2 0 .209 0 8 9-9 11 2 1 .929
    Totals .209 42-18 43 15 9 0 0 0 3 9 .209 0 0 2 0 .209 0 8 9-9 11 2 1 .929


    CAREER BESTS

    AB: 3, five times, last vs. North Dakota (04/08/14)
    R:
    2, twice, last vs. Wright State (04/06/14)
    H: 2 vs. Valparaiso (03/30/14)
    RBI: 1, three times, last vs. North Dakota (04/08/14)
    SB: 2 vs. Middle Tennessee (02/15/14)
    PO: 2, four times, last vs. Detroit (04/18/14)
    A: 1, twice, last vs. Detroit (04/19/14)