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Laura Swan
Laura  Swan

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Glendora, Calif.

High School:
St. Lucy's

Height:
5-7

Position:
INF


08/03/2015

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07/30/2015

Top 25 Flames for 2015-16: Laura Swan

Senior was named to the All-Horizon League First Team last season

06/24/2015

Sixty-One Flames Named to 2015 HL Spring Honor Roll

Baseball and Softball each placed eight on the honor roll to lead UIC

06/24/2015

Sixty-One Flames Named to 2015 HL Spring Honor Roll

Baseball and Softball each placed eight on the honor roll to lead UIC

06/24/2015

Sixty-Three Flames Named to 2015 HL Spring Honor Roll

Baseball led UIC with 10 honorees

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AS A JUNIOR (2015):
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All-Horizon League First Team selection ... one of five to start all 46 games at first base ... finished the season with UIC’s second-best average of .331, .390 in conference ... tabbed the Flames’ second-most hits (46), doubles (10), RBI (29) and walks (23), while she tied for most home runs (4) ... produced 12 multi-hit games, including back-to-back three-hit performances at Bradley (04/21) and Wright State (04/24) ... went on a team-leading 11-game hit streak from April 7-24 ... hit a pair of doubles against Green Bay (04/07) ... tripled against Loyola (04/01) and Valparaiso (04/11) ... recorded all four of her home runs in the last eight games of the regular season, with a pair coming in against Bradley ... possessed eight multi-RBI games with a season-high three against Valparaiso and Cleveland State (05/02) ... batted .600 in the Green Bay doubleheader with three hits, all doubles, and two RBI ... hit for .625 with five hits and three RBI in the Valparaiso series, while taking the game-winning RBI in an 11-9 win ... claimed a .500 average in the Wright State series (04/24-26) with five hits and three RBI ... secured a .979 fielding percentage with 312 putouts and 12 assists ... member of the 2014-15 Horizon League Honor Roll

AS A SOPHOMORE (2014):
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One of three to start all 44 games ... played most of the season at first base while also making appearances as the designated player ... registered 37 hits ... owned eight multi-hit games ... tallied three three-hit games against Toledo (03/14), Indiana (03/15) and Northern Illinois (04/29) ... was named the Horizon League Player of the Week for March 10-16 after going 8-for-13 with three doubles for a .615 average at the Hoosier Classic (03/14-15) ... hit .444 in the Detroit series (04/18-19) and .429 in the series against Oakland (05/03-04) ... hit four doubles over five games from March 14 to March 30 ... produced five home runs on the season, including a walk-off solo shot against Detroit (04/18) to give the Flames a 7-6 win ... brought in 23 runs, including three at Oakland (05/04), and had four game-winning RBI ... was walked a team-high 21 times ... posted a season total of 231 putouts with a career-high 12 at Oakland (05/03) ... member of the Horizon League Honor Roll ... 2013-14 NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete

AS A FRESHMAN (2013):
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Appeared and started in all 48 games during her rookie season ... split her playing time between third base and the designated player ... had the fourth-highest batting average on the team at .331 ... had 43 hits, with six doubles and three home runs ... compiled a slugging percentage of .477 ... had 10 multi-hit games ... had three hits against Wisconsin on March 10, 2012 ... earned six RBI against Loyola on March 30 ... was named the Horizon League "Hitter of the Week" on April 3, 2012 after her performance against Loyola ... in the three- game series she hit at .667 and in six at-bats, she collected one run, on four hits with eight RBI ... she had a 1.333 slugging percentage and a .700 on-base percentage ... she hit her third home run of the season and had a two-run double ... 2012-13 NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete

PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner in softball (shortstop and third base) at St. Lucy's (Calif.) ... three-time Sierra League Conference champions ... five-year member of the Corona Angels ... 2009 all-League Academic Athlete Award ... recipient of the 2010 all-League Academic Athlete Award ... 2010 Athletic all-League Award Honorable Mention ... Scholar-Athlete award winner ... 2011 all-League Academic Athlete Award ... 2011 Athletic all-League Award (first team) ... served as class president as a freshman, sophomore and junior ... 2011-12 ASB vice president ... attendance award 2009-10 ... born Jan. 10, 1994, in Downey Community Hospital ... daughter of Charles and Diana Swan ... has two siblings, Kaitlyn and Jasen ... father played baseball at Long Beach State ... greatest athletic thrill to date is coming back from a concussion while playing in nationals in Midland, Texas ... upon returning from the concussion, assisted her team to a fifth-place finish ... currently enrolled as a Movement Sciences major

CAREER BESTS
AB: 5 at Oakland (05/03/14)
R: 2, eight times, last vs. Cleveland State (05/02/15)
H: 3, six times, last at Wright State (04/24/15)
Streak: 12 games (4/20/13 - 05/09/13)
2B: 2, twice, last vs. Green Bay (04/07/15)
3B: 1, five times, last at Valparaiso (04/11/15)
HR: 2 at Bradley (04/21/15)
RBI: 6 vs. Loyola (03/30/13)
BB: 3 vs. Nebraska (02/09/13)
SB: 2 vs. Wisconsin (03/10/13)
PO: 17 vs. Wright State (05/08/15)
A: 5 vs. Kent State (03/01/13)

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