71 UIC student-athletes were named to All-League Teams
Three Flames earn first-career NFCA All-Region recognition
Flames finish third in Horizon League Championship
Swan's two-run single clinches win over Penguins
Fletcher, Peterson, Marsalli and Kennedy earn first-career honors
AS A JUNIOR (2014): Started 33 games and played 35 ... named to the All-Horizon League Second Team and NFCA All-Great Lakes Region Third Team ... produced UIC's second-best batting average (.404) to place in the Flames' single-season record book ... hit .431 against Horizon League opponents ... went 3-for-4 against Eastern Illinois (02/07), Wright State (04/06), Youngstown State (04/12) and Valparaiso (05/09) ... produced 23 runs, 42 hits and a .510 slugging percentage off four doubles, two triples and one home run ... homered against Wright State (04/05) ... 11 multi-hit games with four three-hit outings ... had at least one hit in 27 of 33 games with an at-bat ... went on a 16-game hitting streak from April 5 to May 8 ... had her best series performance against Youngstown State (04/12-13) after hitting .636 ... reached base 27-consecutive times ... tallied UIC's best on-base percentage with .466 ... just one error on the season
AS A FRESHMAN (AT DEPAUL): Recorded her first home run, hit, RBI and run against Brigham Young ... had a home run and two RBI against Northern Illinois ... ripped a home run and three hits versus Seton Hall ... hit a solo home run against Northwestern ... named to the BIG EAST Conference Honor Roll ... was 1-for-3 and scored a run against USF in the BIG EAST Championship.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Three-time letterwinner in softball (pitcher, shortstop, third base) at Salpointe Catholic (Ariz.) ... a two-time team MVP ... led Salpointe to a third-place finish in the Class 5A state tournament in 2010 ... batted .407 as a junior and was selected Class 5A All-State second team by the Deseret News... hit .358 as a senior for the 24th-ranked team in Arizona ... had a career batting average of .364 and cumulative ERA of 0.87... threw a no-hitter in the 2010 Arizona ASA state championship tournament ... named to the honor roll seven of eight semesters ... born June 12, 1993, in Tucson, Ariz. ... daughter of John and Paula Peterson ... father played basketball at UC-Santa Barbara ... currently enrolled as an Economics major