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#18 - Steve Godawa
2007-08 Baseball
POS.
P/IF
B/T
R/R
HT.
6'0"
WT.
170
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
Buffalo Grove, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Buffalo Grove
Steve Godawa
2010: Made 21 appearances out of the bullpen in junior campaign, 11th most in Horizon League and tops on the team … did not allow a run in 1.2 innings against Oklahoma (Feb. 26) … struck out three without yielding an earned run in 1.2 innings against Indiana (April 13) … pitched in three consecutive games from March 6 through March 9 without allowing a run … went season-long 3.2 innings against Maine (March 2) … named to the Horizon League’s Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls.

2009: Saw action in 19 games, making one start ... struck out four against Arkansas-Little Rock (March 1) and three at Butler (May 10) ... had six straight scoreless appearances in April ... tied for third on the team with three victories ... earned first collegiate save at Morehead State (Feb. 21) ... also had a save at Arkansas-Little Rock ... pitched a season-high 4.2 innings, getting the win against Butler ... named to the Horizon League’s Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls ... voted to the Horizon League All-Academic Team.

2008: Made 27 appearances out of the bullpen  as a rookie, tied for third in the Horizon League ... named to the Horizon League All-Newcomer Team ... earned first collegiate victory with two innings of scoreless relief at Dayton on March 16 ... pitched a season-high 2.1 innings and got the win against Butler in the Horizon League Tournament on May 20 ... struck out a season-high three hitters against Cedarville on May 13 ... had a stretch of 18 appearances from March 15 through May 3 allowing just two total runs.

Prep: A two-year letterwinner for the Bison ... an All-Mid Suburban League selection as a senior ... an All-Area pick in 2007 ... set school record scoring 50 runs during senior season ... team captain ... a member of National Honor Society ... also lettered in soccer.

Personal: Steve is the son of Steve and Lisa Godawa ... major is accounting ... born Oct. 18, 1988.

M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler