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Liz Jacoby
Liz Jacoby

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Beecher, Ill.

High School:
Marian Catholic

Position:
C

B/T:
R/R


2006 Notes: Appeared in 44 games after recovering from shoulder surgery early in the season as a catcher and the designated player role...batted a career-high .302...raised batting average to .324 in Horizon League contests...went 2-for-3 with one run scored against then #14 Washington on Feb. 11...batted .750 versus Temple on March 9 with two runs and one RBI...batted .411 in the Horizon League Tournament with six RBI...went 3-for-4 with a season-high four RBI and two doubles in a 7-0 victory over Butler in UIC's opening game in the tournament...improved batting average to .324 in conference games...posted a 1.000 fielding average in overall and league games...owned eight multi-hit contests.

2005 Notes: Appeared in 53 games for UIC as the Flames' primary catcher...batted .255 with a career-high eight home runs and 30 RBI...belted a pair of home runs and drove in four during the Horizon League Tournament...posted a .303 (10-for-33) batting average with three home runs during the month of May...owned 11 multi-hit and seven multi-RBI games...hit game-winning home run versus Wisconsin on April 6th...went 3-for-3 with a season-high four RBI in a win over Elon on March 23rd...launched a first-inning, three-run homer in the Flames' win over Buffalo on March 11th at the Speedline Invite.

2004 Notes: Horizon League Newcomer of the Year...Horizon League All-Newcomer Team...appeared in 48 games as a freshman, playing both catcher and right field...led all UIC rookies with a .296 batting average, two home runs and 17 RBI...tallied three hits while drawing two walks for the Flames at the NCAA Region VI Championships...batted .500 at the Horizon League Tournament, including a 2-for-3 effort with an RBI in the title game versus Loyola...tied the UIC single-game hit record in a 4-for-4 performance at Cleveland State on May 1st...collected a hit in her first collegiate game versus UC-Santa Barbara on Jan. 30th...went 2-for-4 with her first career RBI versus then #25 Texas State on Feb. 21st...hit her first career home run versus Valparaiso on April 19th.

Prep Notes: Four-year letterwinner at Marian Catholic High School in Chicago Heights, Ill...helped the Spartans to four conference titles and three sectional appearances during her tenure...batted .396 as a senior leading her team in hits and home runs...did not strike out as a senior...three-time All-ESCC honoree...was the Illinois Times Player of the Year in 2001...named to the top-100 players in Chicagoland list 2001-2003.

Personal Notes: Daughter of Dan and Pat Jacoby...born on December 18, 1984...majoring in political science.

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