Kevin Barry

#21 Kevin Barry

Pos. OF/IF
Ht. 6-1
Wt. 200
Yr. Fr.
Hometown Bartlett, Ill.
High School (Prev. School) South Elgin

2020: Played in 10 games and made nine starts during the COVID-19 shortened season… Had three doubles and drove in four while scoring three runs… Had two hits in his first appearance of the season on Feb. 22 at No. 3 Louisville, then followed with two RBIs and two runs scored in the Feb. 23 game against the Cardinals… Had his second multi-hit game of the year on March 6 at Georgia Southern.

2019: Saw action in 17 games and made seven starts… Launched his first career home run in the ninth inning on March 24 vs. Butler… Was the hero of a 4-3 win over Southern Illinois on May 10, delivering a walk-off single in the bottom of the 14th after having also scored the tying run in the bottom of the ninth to help force extras.

2018: Did not see action in his first season on campus... Sat out as a medical redshirt. 

Prep: Team finished third in the state during his freshman season in 2014... Was a two-team all-conference honoree and also was named to the all-area team and led the area in home runs and RBIs during his senior season... Notched four varsity letters... Played for Elite Baseball and was ranked 15th nationally... Elite Baseball Offensive Player of the Year, 17U... on high honor roll all four years and graduated with a perfect 4.0 GPA.

Personal: Son of Jim and Lisa Barry... Born on Sept. 3, 1998... Undecided upon his major.