Laura Swan
Laura  Swan


Glendora, Calif.

High School:
St. Lucy's




Flames Garner 10 Spring Academic All-League Honors

Softball leads UIC with four honorees


2016 Softball Season Boasts Dominance in Horizon League

Flames turn out season that serves as one of the best in past decade


UIC Caps Season Following Pair of Tournament Losses

Flames conclude season with 33-18 record


No. 1 UIC Shuts Down No. 5 Cleveland State, 3-0

Flames advance to play No. 6 Valparaiso Friday at 1:30 p.m. CT


Top-Seeded Flames Set for Horizon League Championship

UIC to face winner of first-round game between No. 4 Green Bay and No. 5 Cleveland State


Laura Swan

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AS A SENIOR (2016):
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All-Horizon League First Team honoree ... one of two to start and play all 51 games at first base ... put up the Flames’ fifth-best batting average of .304 and had the second-best effort in conference with a .370 mark ... produced the third-most hits with 51 and added 27 in league play ... garnered a team-high 43 RBI ... led the team in doubles (15), tied for second-most triples (2) and owned the second-most home runs (4) ... tallied a total of 15 multi-hit games, with two three-hit outputs against Cleveland State (04/01) and Green Bay (04/19) ... went on a career-high 15-game hit streak from March 26 – April 19 ... had a pair of two double games against IPFW (03/18) and Green Bay (04/19) ... earned triples versus Cleveland State (04/02) and Northern Kentucky (04/16) ... hit home runs in back-to-back games against Cleveland State ... added 11 multi-RBI games with a season-high four runs driven in against Green Bay ... hit .375 with three doubles at the Hoosier Classic (03/19-20) ... went 6-for-10 (.600) with one triple, two home runs, three walks, eight RBI and six runs scored in the Cleveland State series (04/01-02) to garner Horizon League Player of the Week ... posted four hits for a .444 average with one double and one triple in the Northern Kentucky series ... produced a .455 average in the Green Bay series with five hits, two doubles and six RBI ... member of the 2015-16 Horizon League Honor Roll and 2016 Spring Academic All-League Team

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 ... 2014-15 NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete

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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

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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 Kinesiology - Exercise Science and Health Promotion major

AB: 5, three times, last at Cleveland State (04/01/16)
R: 2, 13 times, last vs. Wright State (04/29/16)
H: 3, eight times, last at Green Bay (04/19/16)
Streak: 15 games (03/26/16 - 04/19/16)
2B: 2, four times, last at Green Bay (04/19/16)
3B: 1, seven times, last vs. Northern Kentucky (04/16/16)
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)