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#21 - Ben Olejniczak
2010-11 Baseball
POS.
C/IF
B/T
L/R
HT.
6-1
WT.
190
YR.
So.
HOMETOWN
Valparaiso, Ind.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Valparaiso
Ben Olejniczak
2010: Came off the bench in five games during rookie season with the Crusaders … singled and drove in a run in first collegiate at bat at Jacksonville (Feb. 28) … drew pinch-hit walk and scored in win over Chicago State (April 2).

Prep:
A three-year letterwinner for the Vikings ... a First Team All-Duneland Athletic Conference selection as a junior and senior ... twice earned Honorable Mention All-Area accolades ... selected as team’s Most Valuable Player in 2008 and 2009 ... had team’s highest batting average as a senior at .419 ... earned Northwest Indiana Times Player of the Week honors as a junior ... a member of National Honor Society ... also lettered in football.

Personal:  Ben is the son of Kraig and Beth Olejniczak ... major is civil engineering ... born Jan. 3, 1991.


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