#25 Andrew Bain
|HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)||Park Tudor|
2012: Started 59 of Valpo's 60 games...led the team in hits with 83...his versatility gave Head Coach Tracy Woodson the flexibility to award him time in left field, second base, and as the designated hitter...had a three-hit game with two runs scored in the series finale at Murray State on Feb. 19th in a 7-4 win...had a ten-game hitting streak from Mar. 9th-24th as he raised his average 51 points...recorded multiple hits in eight of those ten games including a stretch of five consecutive games...went 6-for-12 with a walk, run scored, and a stolen base against Wright State March 30th-April 1st...recorded a triple as part of a 3-for-4 day against UIC for a 3-2 win on Apr. 6th...had another three-hit game four days later at home in a 6-2 victory over Western Michigan...scored both runs and collected two hits in a 2-1 conference win over Milwaukee on Apr. 29th...scored a run, swiped a base, and knocked in a run to go along with two hits en route to a 7-4 win over the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on May 2nd...paced the Crusaders with three hits and a run scored in the opening game of the Wright State series in Dayton, a game Valpo was victorous 12-11 on May 4th...tallied a 5-for-14 home series with three RBI and three runs scored versus UIC May 11th-13th...scored five runs to accompany his five hits in the Horizon League Tournament May 24th-27th...went 2-for-5 versus Purdue in the first game of the NCAA Regionals and drove in the first run of the game on June 1st...had a team-high three hits in the NCAA Regional game versus Kentucky...his 5-for-9 performance earned him Gary All-Regional Team honors...voted Horizon League Second Team All-League.
2011: Played in 44 games, making 41 starts, as a sophomore at Valpo ... led Valpo with a .343 batting average and a .419 on base percentage ... had 14 multi-hit games ... finished the season with an eight-game hitting streak ... had a three-hit game against UIC (April 3) while driving in two runs ... went 3-for-3 again Wabash (April 6) ... had at least two hits in all five Horizon League tournament games, including three three-hit games ... voted to the Horizon League All-Academic Team ... named to the Horizon League’s Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.
2010: Played in 26 games as a rookie, making 16 starts … collected first collegiate hit at McNeese State (Feb. 20) … drove in four runs against Chicago State (April 2) in addition to his two hits … had back-to-back multi hit efforts against Cleveland State (April 16-17) … had a two-run single against UIC (May 28) in Horizon League Tournament … scored twice against Indiana-Northwest (April 14) and IPFW (April 20).
Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Panthers ... a First Team All-Indiana Crossroads Conference selection as a junior and senior ... earned Honorable Mention All-North Team accolades in 2007 ... twice a member of the All-County Team ... recipient of the Reichel Award for athletic and academic achievement ... led team to 72 victories in four years ... also lettered in basketball.
Personal: Andrew is the son of Kevin and Sarah Bain ... major is civil engineering ... academic All-League 2010-12 ... member of Tau Beta Pi Honors Society ... has made Dean's List every semester at Valparaiso ... born Nov. 14, 1990.