Chris Frank
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Chris Frank

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Minier, Ill.

High School:
Olympia

Last College:
Illinois Central CC

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 175

Position:
OF

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
R/R

2005: Started 42 of 48 games played ... ranked sixth on the team with a .280 average ... had an eight-game hitting streak, the third longest streak of the season by an ISU player ... had 10 multi-hit games, including four games with three hits each ... AFNI Honor Roll Fall `04 and both semesters in 2005.

Illinois Central College: As a sophomore, hit .321 with nine home runs and 56 RBI ... named all-conference ... hit .383 as a freshman with 40 RBI.

Olympia: A four-year starter at Olympia, where his team made it to the IHSA Class A Elite Eight four consecutive years, winning the state title his senior season ... three-time all-conference and all-area ... set the school record for doubles (14) his senior season ... most career wins of any Olympia player (133) ... 146 career RBI ... hit .442 with five home runs and 49 RBI as a senior.

Personal: Major: political science ... Parents: Howard and Theresa Frank ... older brother Howie is a former Redbird baseball player ... high school teammate of 2005 Redbird teammate Brandon Gale ... Birthplace: Bloomington, Ill. ... Birthdate: November 16, 1983.