A.J. Havenga
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A.J. Havenga

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Crystal Lake, Ill.

High School:
Crystal Lake Central

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 180

Position:
P

Experience:
SQ

Bats/Throws:
R/R

2008: Member of the practice team.

2007: Joined the team as a walk-on prior to the season ... appeared in one game on the mound ... threw one inning of relief and recorded a strikeout in only appearance of the season against Illinois (4/17).

Crystal Lake Central HS: Dealt with arm troubles on the mound throughout senior season ... posted a 2-2 record in seven appearances ... played in a team-high 36 games and hit .367 with four home runs as a senior ... his 41 RBI were also a team high ... Northwest Herald All-Area Honorable Mention selection ... All-Fox Valley Conference selection ... helped team to a school-record-tying 29-7 record in his final season and a conference championship ... team also won the regional title and advanced to the sectional finals.

Personal: Born 5-26-87 in Los Angeles ... son of Mike and Beth Havenga ... has a younger sister, Kellie ... major: Spanish education.